Financial Accountant (f/m/d)

Your Tasks

  • Responsibility for the financial accounting and monthly closings of designated European Beiersdorf companies
  • Cost center accounting and preparation of Statement of Income (SOI) according to IFRS and group-specific guidelines
  • Coordination and preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with local GAAP (e.g. HGB) and IFRS
  • Ensuring integration between the SAP modules FI, CO and SD
  • Self-reliant analysis and documentation of accounts and financial statements
  • Contact for financial and tax auditors
  • Responsible for G/L account and cost center master data and account assignment specifications
  • Bank accounting
  • Monitoring and reporting of VAT transactions and contact person for questions related to VAT
  • Posting of wage, salary and pension payments
  • Active development of processes and systems in financial accounting
  • Participation in international projects

Your Profile

  • Successfully completed professional education in business administration  with additional certificate as an accountant (e.g. German “Bilanzbuchhalter”) or a Bachelor's degree with focus on finance and accounting
  • First professional experience in finance and accounting
  • Very good knowledge of international accounting standards (IFRS)
  • Safe handling of SAP R/3 (FI/CO) and MS Office applications
  • Fluent in written and spoken English,German and another European language (for example: spanish, slovenian, czech)
  • Structured, analytical working method
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team spirit and initiative, international mindset


You are welcome to apply without a cover letter. We look forward to receiving your application including a compelling curriculum vitae with relevant references and certificates.

Job Details

Contract Type:
Limited, 2 Years / Full-Time
Country / City:
Germany / Hamburg
Beiersdorf Shared Services
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