Chief Accountant

Requisition ID:  24644
Job Location(s): 

Povazska Bystrica, SK

Job Description

Join our Shared Service Centre as a Chief Accountant, work together with great colleagues within Danfoss group and use your organizational talent to coordinate with various stakeholders, auditors, and suppliers.

You will work from Povazska Bystrica and report to a local Manager.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following.

  • Responsible for accurate, timely, and relevant recording, reporting, and analysis of financial information
  • Perform closing activities (monthly, quarterly, annually) in compliance with corporate and country legislation and guidance
  • Preparation of financial reports such as financial statements and budget performance
  • Prepare internal and external audit schedules and respond to inquiries
  • Prepare or review/approve monthly journal entries and reconciliations
  • Initiate and/ or participate in continuous improvement projects
  • Working closely with R2R/P2P/O2C teams, Group Reporting, Group Tax, Business Controllers, Business Partners to make sure end-to-end processes are adhered to and performed with right quality
  • Guarantees 100% compliance with all relevant local legislation (e.g. statutory accounting standards, tax law, civil law) and internal group accounting guidelines in cooperation with local tax advisors

Background & Skills

To be considered for the role we expect at least secondary education in the area of accounting or economy, 3+ years of experience at similar role.

  • At least secondary education with specialization in accounting or economy
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in accounting or finance (complex accounting)
  • Knowledge of MS office (Excel and Word)
  • Fluent English (knowledge of other languages will be an advantage)
  • Knowledge of SAP, Business Intelligence, HFM/Oracle would be beneficiary
  • Good communication skills, with the ability to collaborate with a variety of stakeholders, to work effectively with all levels of the organization, individually, in groups and across cultures
  • We appreciate a motivated, analytical, and self-starter colleague.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.