Senior Accounting for Romania, Poland, Bulgaria (fix-term contract until end 2024)

Country

Romania

Job Family

Finance

We show the world what people want.

Join GfK and help us shape tomorrow. As an NIQ company, we are the world's leading consumer intelligence firm, delivering the Full View™ on consumer behavior. We work to enable manufacturers and retailers better understand what consumers really want. Our name has inspired trust for over 89 years because we take pride in discovering new pathways to sustainable growth for our clients, our people, and our planet.

We are always looking for open-minded people who will grow with us, push boundaries, and pioneer disruptive methods in market research, data science, technology, and AI. If you share this passion to drive things forward and the integrity to insist on doing things the right way, we'll equip you to take your future into your own hands and play a leading role in our story.

Job Description

As the Senior Accountant overseeing Romania, Bulgaria, and Poland at GfK, your role will involve servicing our Consumer Panel business within these regions. Collaborating with a team dedicated to working with top food manufacturers, beverage companies, and leading retailers, you'll contribute to designing research initiatives aimed at addressing tangible business challenges.

We seek an individual who embodies the qualities of a team player, possesses strong analytical skills, and demonstrates adaptability in a professional setting. This person should be enthusiastic about collaborating within a team of friendly, like-minded colleagues.

This role will be a fixed term until the end of December 2024.

As a Senior Accountant for Romania, Bulgaria and Poland you will have following key accountabilities: 

  • accounting end to end processes for Romania, Bulgaria and Poland
    • Receivables and Payables Accounting
    • Asset Accounting
    • Bank Accounting
    • General ledger accounting incl. Accrual Process and Revenue Recognition
  • performance of Trial Balance and Balance Sheet Reconciliation,  
  • preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports in accordance with local legislation and IFRS
  • control and optimization of operational accounting processes in cooperation with the Shared Services Center in IN and RO
  • support external Audits
  • working in an international team to perform the accounting tasks from an end to end perspective

Now that we've introduced you to the position as Senior Accountant, what skills, qualifications and experience should you have?

  • 4+ years of responsibility and execution within a global accounting function providing general ledger support
  • B.S. in Accounting
  • Strong proficiency in Excel, Experience in SAP, Proficient in English
  • Detail-oriented, analytical and metrics-driven leveraging data to support business decisions
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Desire to receive feedback and implement changes in a highly iterative manner
  • Impeccable integrity and empathy; words and actions must continually reinforce this characteristic.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic and changing environment
  • Ability to persevere and demonstrate resilience to obstacles and persist tirelessly towards set goals
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills for coordination with internal and external partners.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to meet tight deadlines and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Benefits:

  • Exciting work environment that brings people together – our office is located in Pipera, near subway, with great fit-out;
  • Flexible working schedule (3 days per week working from home)
  • Initial and ongoing training to support your development.
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • Food vouchers & Private medical subscription
  • Sponsored Gym Membership (7Card)

And much more...!


All documents will be treated in the strictest confidentiality. 
Only short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview. 

We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal employment opportunity, focusing on all of our employees reaching their full potential. 

We respect and value every employee regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, personality, experience, culture, faith, socio-economic status, or physical or mental disabilities.

We endorse the core principles and rights set forth in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and the Social Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, promoting the universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality, and solidarity.

Learn more about how we are driving diversity and inclusion in everything we do on: https://www.gfk.com/about-gfk/diversity-and-inclusion

At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit and make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 52 days ago

City: Bucharest

Work Area: Finance

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00022810