What we do
State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Who we are looking for
Qualified accountant with international company experience.
We offer 12-month fix term contract of employment.
Your new role
A position exists within the Ireland finance team based in Poland. Reporting directly to the Ireland Controller, the successful candidate will be part of the team responsible for accounting and regulatory reporting for Ireland and Channel Islands entities. This position offers an exciting opportunity for a suitable candidate to further their career and play a key role in the Finance Department of a global financial services organisation.
Scope of responsibilities:
Day to day responsibility for the accounting function including timely and accurate month end, quarter end and year end reporting to Group.
Preparing of annual financial statements
Assisting in the timely delivery of finance packs to legal entity boards
Detailed analysis of legal entity financials
Ensuring timely and accurate filing of regulatory reports
Participating in the capital planning process
Ensuring compliance with internal accounting policies
Implementing and maintaining a strong control environment
Implementing procedures, processes and policies to ensure best practice in financial and regulatory reporting
Liaising with other groups within finance to ensure accurate legal entity and business unit reporting
Overseeing of activities in offshore locations
Participating in global finance projects and workgroups
Liaising with internal/external auditors
What we value
Experience and qualifications needed to perform the function:
Qualified Accountant (ACCA/CIMA qualification preferred)
General Understanding of Irish / UK GAAP would be an advantage
Min. 7 years of experience in related financial areas
Excellent PC skills: MS Excel and MS Word essential
Excellent English communication skills
Ability to work on own initiative and to tight deadlines
Strong team ethic
Highly organised and motivated
Demonstrated analytical/problem solving skills
What we offer
Employee savings plan
Premium life insurance package
VIP medical package
Remote work options
Additional holiday entitlement
International operating environment
Soft skills trainings
Development sessions with a mentor
Diversity of opportunities across a range of challenging and highly complex activities
Technical or leadership career pathway
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers.