Junior GL Accountant

  • jobPOLAND
  • Lodz, , Poland
  • Mar 03, 2023
Full time Accounting

Job Description

Job Description/Purpose:
Reports to and supports the respective Team Lead. The role will perform General Ledger transaction processing responsibilities in a timely and accurate manner, in accordance with defined operating procedures

We offer

  • Challenging work environment
  • Highly motivated team and international corporate culture
  • Full-time job
  • Competitive salary
  • Benefit package: private medical care, sportscards, lunch vouchers, site events, discounts in a variety of facilities around the city of Lodz and more
  • Location in city center next to Zrodliska Park and Ksiezy Mlyn

Key accountabilities:

  • The GL Junior Accountant will contribute to achievement of General Ledger performance and quality standards as defined in relevant service level agreements
  • Preparation of general ledger account reconciliations
  • Posting of manual business transactions
  • Monitor and check sub-ledger business transactions in SAP
  • Operate general batch input transactions
  • Perform daily check on reconciliation of external systems into SAP general ledger.
  • Support the reconciliation of intercompany balances.
  • Assist with the completion of SSC audit files
  • Perform other duties as agreed with General Ledger Team Lead
  • Achieve performance objectives agreed with General Ledger Team Lead
  • Contribute to Financial Accounting and Control process improvement initiatives as required

Required education and experience:

  • Degree level (finance related) / studies in progress

Behavioral Competencies: 

  • Typically 1-2 years working experience in the area of accounting
  • Working knowledge of SAP financials an advantage
  • Good working knowledge of Ms Excel
  • Experience of working within General Ledger process, or other core financial processes
  • Good customer service skills an advantage
  • Effectively communicate in business English (oral and written skills)
  • Fluent communication skills (oral and written skills) in an additional country specific language
  • (e.g. French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch) would be beneficial

Professional Competencies:

  • Experience of working in a shared services centre, within complex, large volume environment is an advantage
  • Good understanding of GL processes and process improvement
  • Working knowledge of Windows Office (Excel)
  • Working knowledge of SAP FI, SD, MM