Junior GL Accountant

Requisition Number:  1763

Kraków, MA, PL, 31-001

This role is part of the Global Business Service group and reports to the Lead Accountant, Global Business Services. Senior Accountant - Global Business Services will support centralized business process owner general accounting functions performed by United States headquarter team. This role will be required to support efforts around process improvements through the centralization of month end closing procedures, journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and internal/external audit functions for all Global locations.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Blackline account reconciliations and journal entries for the following business process owner (BPO) functions: prepaids, payroll, accruals, leases, intercompany, cash, internal notes, and fixed assets.
  • Support closing administration functions by recording journal entries, cost distributions and generating reporting.
  • Perform global daily cash clearing account reconciliations and clearing of aged open items in SAP.
  • Support automation initiatives related to robotic process automation and blackline account reconciliation transaction matching.
  • Perform fixed asset accounting functions:  CIP project set up, capitalizations and system administration to run monthly depreciation.
  • Responsible for performing and documenting internal controls outlined by the Global Financial Controls Organization.
  • Support the external audit activities ensuring the integrity and timeliness of deliverables to the auditor.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for process improvements in existing business practices and create standard operating procedures documentation for account reconciliations and journal entries performed globally.
  • Perform Blackline administration function to add/close accounts, open/close periods, and monitor timely completion of account reconciliations.
  • Comply with standards contained in "Codes of Business Ethics & Conduct”.


Education and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 1 Year of Experience
  • Unrelenting integrity and ethics
  • Professional and drive to grow general accounting skills
  • Demonstrates an exceptional attention to detail; well organized
  • ERP experience: SAP & Blackline experience preferred
  • Ability to multi-task, meet strict deadlines and excel in a fast-paced business environment - responsive 
  • Ability to communicate verbal and written in English and multiple languages
  • Fluent in any of following languages: English, German, French, Swedish, Japanese,
  • Effective team player who interacts well with others
  • Advance MS Excel user
  • Ability to work with detailed information while also understanding the “big picture”

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