Saturday , December 2 2023

Henkel Careers – General Accounting Manager

Website Henkel

Job Description:

At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box – take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understand and manage General Accounting (GA) processes, including monthly closing and reporting steps for Henkel legal entities in North
  • America, including leases, and restructuring, etc.; Seek opportunities to improve, simplify and automate the processes
  • Ensure month-end closing and reporting is completed on-time without no major findings from Headquarter or external auditors
  • Provide requested information and analysis to Henkel’s external and internal audit teams; Support and coordinate requests from external auditors
  • Provide direction and guidance to GA team in Manila Shared Service Center (SSC) responsible for executing the GA processes assigned; Review and approve monthly account reconciliations prepared by SSC
  • Ensure compliance with Henkel Corporate Accounting Standards and with International Financial Reporting Standards; Support Business Units and perform technical accounting research
  • Manage GA projects and support regional and global cross-team projects, such as Balance Sheet Review, 10-year Cash Flow Forecast, US consolidated financial statements, acquisitions, and divestments etc.

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for interacting with all levels of management and global colleagues
  • Strong Excel skills for data analysis and verification; Experience with SAP a plus but not mandatory
  • Key contributor to tactical implementation of finance strategy
  • A minimum of 5 years of accounting experience
  • CPA or a Master’s degree in business with accounting concentration
  • Able to multi-task, but still stay organized with open topics
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and master new systems and processes, to understand and resolve issues, and to lead projects and drive changes
  • Interest in career growth through global opportunities
  • Ability to perform occasional domestic and international travel

Job Details:

Company: Henkel

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Hartford, CT, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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