Team Lead Accounting General Ledger and Operations

Allianz Technology SE organizačná zložka

Place of work
Digital Park II, Einsteinova, Petržalka
Contract type
full-time
Start date
ASAP
Wage (gross)
2 000 EUR/monthstarting from 2.000 EUR + according experience of the candidate

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are hiring a talented Accounting Operations Team Leader to join our team in Allianz Technology SE organizačná zložka located in Bratislava. The Team lead Accounting GL and operations will lead the Accounting Team of Allianz Technology SE and will ensure and set up efficient and compliant workflows to guarantee high quality for the transactions and processes within Accounting. The team lead will also strengthen the relationship between the accountants locally and the Munich central team.

Key Responsibilities:
- Coach a team of general ledger accountants and operational accountants responsible for different regions and different accounting processes
- Taking over responsibility for the team and ownership of its processes
- Continuous development of the team and the team members both in accounting and technical knowledge as well as personal development areas
- Focus on strategic thinking, leadership skills, business consulting, analytical skills, employee development, and project management skills
- Give directions, train and coordinate the team to become more effective in providing the services to the customer:
- Manage the team performance results, ensure business continuity during time off (scheduling in advance the vacation/training period, working attendance)
- Assistance offered to team members related to accounting topics or finance systems (SharePoint, Service Now, SAP CAP, etc)
- Provide process guidance, coaching and training to the team based on customer’s requirements
- Keep the team motivated to deliver results at agreed standards
- Conduct the recruiting process for new team members
- Responsible for best practice research, recommendations and implementations


Responsibilities:
- Manage GL Accounting activities for assigned Allianz Technology branches/subsidiaries in accordance with IFRS and local GAAP
- Manage global processes as Provisions, Accruals and Deferrals as well as intercompany reconciliation and group consolidation
- Participation of the preparation of monthly/quarterly and year end closing (IFRS/HGB) in accordance with the Allianz Technology SE reporting calendars
- Close cooperation with the regional finance officers of the branches, subsidiaries and Allianz Technology SE accounting teams
- Perform analysis of Allianz Technology SE Financial Statements to ensure compliance and integrity of financial reporting
- Customer focus, keep customers informed and provide applicable information
- Continuous enhancement of data quality on a global level by developing and analyzing meaningful KPI’S
- Ad hoc project work (e.g. branch carve out) including analysis of deliverables as well as meeting deadlines / milestones and appropriate information and communication for the management
- Driving improvements and implementation of global operation processes and quality assurance as well as the development of global policies and procedures regarding the areas of accounting in IFRS, German GAAP and Solvency 2

Employee perks, benefits

- Meal vouchers and Universal vouchers
- Professional trainings and courses
- 5 additional sick days
- Language courses
- MultiSport card
- Team sports
- Market competitive salary and annual bonus
- Special discount on Allianz Insurance Products

Information about the selection process

If you would like to apply for the position, please send us a professional CV to the e-mail address: [email protected]
We will be happy to meet you personally and welcome you in the world of Allianz Technology.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Requirements:
- Strong academic background (preferably Accounting, Business Administration, Economics)
- Good ability to interact with different stakeholders
- Process improvement oriented
- Good knowledge of IFRS and regulatory reporting (Knowledge in German GAAP is a plus)
- Good experience with SAP FI, SD, BW and procurement systems
- Fluent in English, good communication skills (German or another European Language is a plus)
- ACCA, CECCAR or similar diplomas are a plus
- Knowledge of MS Office
- Proven work experience as a team leader/coordinator/supervisor

Skills:
- Ability to adapt to on-going change and work in a fast-paced, deadline intensive environment
- Pro-active behavior
- Strong analytical, communication and influence skills
- Strong management skills as problem solving, clear expectation management and establishment of trustful relationships
- Strong interpersonal, intercultural, communication and organizational skills
- Flexibility to work with different regions worldwide
- Ability to think in processes and process dependencies as well as ensure deliverables are connected with operating plans
- Strong ability to multi-task and appropriately prioritize tasks to meet deadlines
- Self-motivated and proven “can do” attitude

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Brief description of the company

Allianz Group is one of world's largest financial institutions offering insurance, funds management and banking services in more than 70 countries.

Allianz Technology is the global IT service provider for Allianz and delivers IT solutions that drive the digitalization of the Group. With more than 10,000 employees located in 36 countries around the globe. AZTEC supports Allianz Group in boosting its leading market position. We realize synergies and cultivate innovation. As the IT provider of the Allianz Group, AZTEC is tasked to run optimize, transform and innovate infrastructure, applications and services together with Allianz companies to co-create the best customer experience

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Allianz Technology SE organizačná zložka
Digital Park II, Einsteinova 25
851 01 Bratislava

Contact

Contact person: Ing. Tereza Bachratá
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3868163  Dátum zverejnenia: 11.2.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 000 EUR/month