Statutory Accounting and Tax Specialist
Statutory Accounting and Tax Specialist
In HEINEKEN Kraków (HEINEKEN Global Shared Services) our success absolutely depends on the great people who work with us.
We are looking for Finance & Accounting professionals, ready to WOW the world by expertise, passion and pride to be green.
Our employees can develop in the following areas : Purchase to Pay, Order to Cash, Record to Report, Business Performance Management, Accounting, Reporting & Consolidation, Support functions.
HEINEKEN is a proud independent global brewer, committed to surprise and excite consumers with its brands and products everywhere.
s most valuable international premium beer brand. Our company is present in over 70 countries, operates more than 160 breweries and markets more than 250 brands.
The purpose of the job is to transition in and carry out End to End accounting activities, specifically financial accounting period end close, tax accounting and reporting, local statutory accounting and reporting, liaison with internal and external auditors, for the assigned OpCo, in accordance with OpCo statutory and tax guidelines, and HEINEKEN policies and objectives, in order to achieve the agreed performance objectives (PPIs) and service levels, (SLAs), while contributing to on-
going continuous improvement, process standardisation and high levels of customer satisfaction.
Your responsibilities would include :
Preparing local statutory accounts and financial statements in line with local GAAP
Performing corporate tax accounting and monthly, quarterly, half yearly and yearly tax reporting activities, including deferred tax calculation, statistical reporting and corporate income tax
Completing period end close activities related to statutory and tax accounting and other financial accounting activities
Sending intercompany dividend declarations requests for dividend postings
Performing accounts reconciliations, including balance sheet review and reconciliation between IFRS and local statutory accounts
Liaising with external and internal auditors
Providing own process expertise to other members of HGSS team
Developing and maintaining successful working relationships with local OpCo, other teams within the HGSS and key stakeholders
Consistently adhering to OpCo, local, Global and HGSS guidelines, policies and regulations for areas including Tax, Credit policy, Record to Report etc
Ensuring compliance with OpCo regulatory and tax requirements by following guidance provided by the OpCo
Supporting internal / external audits by preparing information as and when requested
Executing assigned process controls and proactively reporting any instancing of non-compliance
Responding to queries from OpCo via e-mail / telephone in alignment with service management processes
Identifying issues and using the agreed escalation route in a timely manner if an issue should arise
Participating as required in transition activities which may include initialwork shadowing in the assigned OpCo
Performing activities consistent with standard processes
Contributing to continuous improvement by proposing ideas, participation in projects and applying any agreed changes to processes
You are The Candidate if :
University degree; Master level preferably in Finance or Accounting; ACCA or equivalent qualifications would be an asset
Minimum 6 years of experience in Finance with experience in controlling / reporting
Knowledge of financial accounting, financial regulations UK GAAP and IFRS
Experience in big four audit companies would be an asset
Good interpersonal skills, ability to effectively manage the relationship with OpCo Finance Teams and clients
Good understanding of ERP Accounting Systems (SAP, Oracle) is desirable
Proactive in identifying and solving problems / issues
A drive for continuous professional development in self and others
Excellent Microsoft Officepackage working skills
Excellent language skills in English
We will offer you :
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