Accountant (f/m/d)

Allianz Global Investors

At Allianz Global Investors our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment, you’re resolved to cultivate and expand your talents and relish a challenge, then join us now!~crlf~We’re committed to giving our people – experienced and energetic professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. We will work with you to craft your own career, develop your personal growth, and align your achievements with your ambitions.~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for you ! We are currently hiring a forward-thinking and results-oriented Accountant (f/m/d). This position is based in our office in Frankfurt.~crlf~~crlf~This is a multifaceted and exciting role for a qualified accountant encompassing both operational processing, projects and a broad spectrum of Finance responsibilities including regulatory and audit. This role reports to the Head of Revenue & Expenses (EMEA).

##Perform validation and controlling of all transactional operational related processes to ensure financial, regulatory and tax accuracy including Balance Sheet substantiation, Profit & Loss analysis and aged items reconciliation~crlf~##Drive, monitor and validate outsourced / offshore operations to guarantee compliance with the control framework and to implement optimization initiatives with third party providers~crlf~##Ensure the timeliness, completeness and accuracy in financial statement and group reporting processes~crlf~##Lead, coordinate and be responsible for accounting, source-to-pay and treasury transactions~crlf~##Oversee and co-ordinate the preparation of statutory, regulatory and annual financial reports for different European entities~crlf~##Prepare and submit regulatory reporting for Bundesbank~crlf~##Represent Accounting & Financial Management and support reviews and queries from internal and external auditors, regulatory and tax authorities, customers and 3rd party service providers~crlf~##Support and implementation of global / regional projects as well as facilitate or initiate projects to streamline, harmonize and automate existing processes~crlf~##To support other internal functions with ad-hoc analysis as well as problem-solving / clarification for the wider business on tax-related and accounting aspects to result in solutions~crlf~

##At least a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field of study with deep operational accounting experience~crlf~##Qualified chartered accountant or equivalent (with HGB and IFRS) preferred ~crlf~##Profound knowledge of accounting software (SAP), strong Excel skills~crlf~##Communication and oversight of offshore shared service centres as a responsibility~crlf~##Evidence of inspiring change in a finance setting with strong systems and analytical skills (good competency in IT tools for automation or data analysis would be advantageous) ~crlf~##Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills (verbally and written proficiency in English and German), self-motivated, independent and positive teammate, stress resilient and dedication to quality assured work~crlf~##Sufficient gravitas to represent Finance in local management meetings, external parties with a confident ability to address problems and implement solutions~crlf~##Motivating change in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with strong systems and analytical skills ~crlf~##Ability to understand big picture views, how tasks are connected as well as dive into detail meticulously ~crlf~##Strong quantitative and versatile problem solving and multi-tasking skills~crlf~##Sensitivity to culture norms and differences and a pro-active teammate~crlf~##Proven VAT knowledge and experience with cross-border transactions~crlf~##Previous experience in Asset Management / Financial service industry is a plus~crlf~##A strong treasury background or experience would be favored~crlf~##Experience with offshore / outsourced environments is preferred and the ability to work with and lead a wide variety of cross-cultural and functional teams would be essential~crlf~

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 100 million private and corporate customers and more than 147,000 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~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 750 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 546 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you.~crlf~~crlf~We are committed to deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork.~crlf~~crlf~We are also committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to recruiting@allianzgi.com~crlf~~crlf~


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