Senior Finance Accountant (m/f/d)

Allianz Technology SE
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    The Closing & Reporting team within the Accounting, Tax & Treasury department is responsible for AZ Technology’s closing and reporting processes. Additionally to these tasks global processes as provisions, asset management, deferrals, FX and intercompany eliminations are designed and coordinated. As a member of the team you already have a sound knowledge of accounting under IFRS, HGB and Solvency II. You also should have experience in the field of accounting of end-to-end processes.~crlf~ ~crlf~In your job you will coordinate, support and perform the monthly closing, including liaison with key departments and our Regional Finance Officers of Allianz Technology’s branches and subsidiaries. Support the development and implementation of new processes and controls. Provide sound technical advice on technical accounting or asset accounting issues and matter of interpretation.~crlf~ ~crlf~As the Allianz Technology segment (27 entities in 19 countries) and its business is growing continuously you will be challenged to find solutions gaining more efficiency within and outside of your team. In doing so you will have to work with different comprehensive Allianz teams, use best practice solutions and jump in when everyone is needed. Hence you should have the ability to quickly find detailed solutions on different issues given so that you can support all AZ Technology entities. ~crlf~We will give you the opportunity to work on different projects and processes in an international environment.

  • Key Responsibilities

    ##Perform general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements such as balance sheets, profit and loss statements and capital expenditure schedules~crlf~##Create preparation and analysis of monthly, quarterly and annual account closures according to relevant laws, e.g. HBG/IFRS for Allianz Technology, IFRS/Local GAAP and HGB for international branches~crlf~##Test and provide functional support for relevant SAP modules (FI)~crlf~##Support of closing in:~crlf~ - Steering of the closing process of all Allianz Technology entities~crlf~ - Planning and execution of the annual close~crlf~ - Preparation of Management Report~crlf~ - Coordination and collaboration with auditors

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##Higher education degree in finance, tax, business administration or economics~crlf~##Possessing accounting, economic and business knowledge~crlf~##Understanding of common process landscapes and required standards~crlf~##Applying analytical thinking, methodological and conceptual techniques as well as reporting and documentation skills~crlf~##Experienced in the application of SAP~crlf~##Ability to carry out tasks independently in non-standardized (ever-changing) work situations~crlf~##Problem solving skills based on practice and precedent as well as ability to analyze factual information

  • Additional Information

    Diversity & Inclusion are not only words to us. Show us what makes you unique and together we give them a meaning.~crlf~Your CV is the necessary document, that will help us do that. All other files such as Cover Letter for the position, University Transcripts, Diploma and Employer Testimonials/References are advisable and desired by the Hiring Department for a more comprehensive application assessment.

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    At the core of the Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology SE is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group – a quest to which nearly 7,500 Allianz Technology SE employees around the globe have committed themselves. Allianz Technology SE equips the Group with the most cutting edge digital solutions in the industry, bringing Allianz to the fingertips of its customers. At Allianz Technology SE , innovation is more than a buzzword; it is the business of the day, every day.

    We are interested in your strengths and experience. This means that we welcome all applications, irrespective of other characteristics such as gender, ethnic background, origin or any disability.~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

The Closing & Reporting team within the Accounting, Tax & Treasury department is responsible for AZ Technology’s closing and reporting processes. Additionally to these tasks global processes as provisions, asset management, deferrals, FX and intercompany eliminations are designed and coordinated. As a member of the team you already have a sound knowledge of accounting under IFRS, HGB and Solvency II. You also should have experience in the field of accounting of end-to-end processes.~crlf~ ~crlf~In your job you will coordinate, support and perform the monthly closing, including liaison with key departments and our Regional Finance Officers of Allianz Technology’s branches and subsidiaries. Support the development and implementation of new processes and controls. Provide sound technical advice on technical accounting or asset accounting issues and matter of interpretation.~crlf~ ~crlf~As the Allianz Technology segment (27 entities in 19 countries) and its business is growing continuously you will be challenged to find solutions gaining more efficiency within and outside of your team. In doing so you will have to work with different comprehensive Allianz teams, use best practice solutions and jump in when everyone is needed. Hence you should have the ability to quickly find detailed solutions on different issues given so that you can support all AZ Technology entities. ~crlf~We will give you the opportunity to work on different projects and processes in an international environment.

Key Responsibilities

##Perform general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements such as balance sheets, profit and loss statements and capital expenditure schedules~crlf~##Create preparation and analysis of monthly, quarterly and annual account closures according to relevant laws, e.g. HBG/IFRS for Allianz Technology, IFRS/Local GAAP and HGB for international branches~crlf~##Test and provide functional support for relevant SAP modules (FI)~crlf~##Support of closing in:~crlf~ - Steering of the closing process of all Allianz Technology entities~crlf~ - Planning and execution of the annual close~crlf~ - Preparation of Management Report~crlf~ - Coordination and collaboration with auditors

Key Requirements/ Skills

##Higher education degree in finance, tax, business administration or economics~crlf~##Possessing accounting, economic and business knowledge~crlf~##Understanding of common process landscapes and required standards~crlf~##Applying analytical thinking, methodological and conceptual techniques as well as reporting and documentation skills~crlf~##Experienced in the application of SAP~crlf~##Ability to carry out tasks independently in non-standardized (ever-changing) work situations~crlf~##Problem solving skills based on practice and precedent as well as ability to analyze factual information

Additional Information

Diversity & Inclusion are not only words to us. Show us what makes you unique and together we give them a meaning.~crlf~Your CV is the necessary document, that will help us do that. All other files such as Cover Letter for the position, University Transcripts, Diploma and Employer Testimonials/References are advisable and desired by the Hiring Department for a more comprehensive application assessment.

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

At the core of the Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology SE is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group – a quest to which nearly 7,500 Allianz Technology SE employees around the globe have committed themselves. Allianz Technology SE equips the Group with the most cutting edge digital solutions in the industry, bringing Allianz to the fingertips of its customers. At Allianz Technology SE , innovation is more than a buzzword; it is the business of the day, every day.

We are interested in your strengths and experience. This means that we welcome all applications, irrespective of other characteristics such as gender, ethnic background, origin or any disability.~crlf~~crlf~


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