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Senior Accountant

At Global Finance Delivery, you are part of a global team that drives business performance in order to realize the objectives set out in Volvo Car Group’s Corporate Strategy. In cooperation with colleagues in other business units worldwide, you and the team provide financial and accounting advises, business controlling input and guidance. Here, you can push your own professional skills and drive change together with committed people. As part of the Finance Global Delivery team, you will get the opportunity to develop and implement smart and nimble finance processes, create reports and analysis to support the business in the best way. Through networking and benchmarking you will be part of taking the Finance organization into a modern organization, ready to meet the challenges ahead of us. You will work in close cooperation with other Finance colleagues both at our own central European cluster, our Shared Service Center in India, our Global Accounting Center in Spain, as well as functions at the headquarters in Sweden and the local market within EMEA for which you will be responsible. Central European Cluster is now looking for a Senior Accountant.

Your Main responsibilities will be:
  Basic day to day accounting and more complex accounting questions

 Periodic closing activities

 Responsible for the annual audits, internal and external

 Take part in process development

 Deliver high quality service and advices within the area of responsibility

 Identify areas for improvement within area of responsibility

 Complex analysis and reporting

 Process management globally

 Measure and follow up the quality and efficiency of global processes, KPI’s

 Maintain excellent relationship with local finance organization being served


Who are we looking for?

 University degree in Finance or equivalent with around 5 years relevant experience from finance or related business

 Ability to work and feel comfortable in a dynamic environment under continuous development

 Ability to keep deadlines

 High integrity and professionalism

 Good knowledge of IFRS is a plus

 Knowledge of Finance processes and policies and full ability of applying these in the daily work

 Some leadership experience preferred and ability to coach and supervise less experienced

 Take responsibility towards fulfilling targets and realize agreed business benefit

 Ability to propose and implement improvements

 Independently drive for result

 Team Player

 Fluent in English

 Knowledge in SAP and Hyperion is a plus

 Good communication and cooperation skills

 Very good analytical skills


What we offer:

In this job you will be able to influence your way of working in a way which does not come around every day.

To increase your work-life balance, we will provide you with several extras. Our cafeteria plan allows you to buy more holidays with your end of year bonus.

We will also think about your development: we provide you with different possibilities for trainings, rotation within the production process to inspire you and what makes you able to increase your skillset.

Finally, we offer you an innovative setting that keeps challenging you.

More information? 

Please contact: Karen Waldack, Senior Manager NSC Accounting Team mail: karen.waldack@volvocars.com, phone +32 497 87 96 47

Ghent, BE

Job requisition ID:  49947

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