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Finance Specialist (f/m) for Corporate General Account Job
Requisition ID: 248629
Work Area: Finance
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES
You are working in the Corporate Financial Reporting department of SAP. This department is directly assigned to the CFO of SAP and is responsible for the completeness and correctness of SAP’s accounting and external financial reporting under German and International law.
Corporate Financial Reporting is structured in different teams:
Corporate Revenue Recognition,
Corporate General Accounting,
Local Accounting and Reporting
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
The position is assigned to the ‘‘Corporate General Accounting” team which is – amongst others - the owner of the accounting guideline and group chart of accounts. It evaluates, decides and oversees IFRS accounting topics for subsidiaries worldwide that have a global impact. In addition, the team monitors the closing cycle and executes E2E accounting processes within Corporate Centers of Expertise such as CoE M&A Accounting, Financial Instruments, etc
The team also provides advice on all non-routine IFRS-related accounting questions raised related to the CoEs, including the respective accounting research activities and discussions with external auditors.
The role as Associate/Finance Specialist is mainly to attend global IFRS accounting topics as well as handle technical master data related projects.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
University Master-degree, with special topics in finance, preferably accounting and/or auditing
PHD students are preferred
Very good understanding of IFRS accounting rules
Interest in keeping up to date technically on aspects of accounting
Good English skills
Excellent knowledge of accounting-related functionalities in SAP ERP
Good organization and communication skills; assertive; ability to balance multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
3-6 years of working experience in the area of accounting and reporting under IFRS or in the assurance area of an audit firm
What you can expect is professional onboarding, exciting career progression, a diverse work environment providing growth opportunities, learning & development possibilities, and an international business network for you to leverage. Interesting non-work related activities (volunteering, charity, sport events,..)
This role is based at the ultra-modern Metronom office building directly above the Nove Butovice metro station. The location encompasses SAP's vision for the perfect work-life balance by featuring uniquely decorated relaxation rooms, parents' and kids' room.
Yearly bonuses, sick days paid and sick leaves fully refunded, flexible start/end of working hours, contributions to the pension/life insurance, meal vouchers, holidays 5 weeks, educational courses, coaching and mentoring opportunities, free massage, cafeteria plan, free fitness studio, generous shares program, etc.
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.
SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.
SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com).
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
Information about the vacancy
Bucharova 2817/11, 158 00 Praha-Stodůlky, Czech Republic
Flexible start/end of working hours, holidays 5 weeks, sick days, bonuses, meal tickets / catering allowance
MBA, MBT, post-graduate studies
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