Publication date: 14 Nov 2018

GL Accountant with French

International Paper Polska

Location: Kraków

Languages:

Category: Finance & Accounting

Level of English: C1-C2

Position level: Specialist

We could make smartphones, rockets or sports cars… but we make what we do best for the past 100 years – paper and packaging products that people depend on every day. Join us to discover Infinite Possibilities that we offer at International Paper’s Global Business Services Center in Kraków.
 GL Accountant with French
Location - Kraków

Why is this job for You:

You will become a member of a dynamic and young team whose tasks cover area of general accounting. You will be exposed to cross departmental collaboration in a quickly evolving environment. That is why, as a GL Accountant you will have the opportunity to embrace wide area of business operations, expand practical financial knowledge and strengthen analytical skills. The role gives great opportunity to develop knowledge and practical skills on a path to senior position in finance.

You will be responsible for:

  • Performance of the month end, quarter end and the year-end close activities
  • Calculation, preparation and posting of journal entries
  • Reconciliation of balance sheets accounts including follow-ups with local finance teams and business partners
  • Be part of the plant finance team, regular communication, projects and ad hoc analysis
  • Supporting  Finance Directors and Finance Controllers on daily basis in identifying, defining and implementing processes improvement opportunities
  • Identifying and providing a solution to common general finance issues
  • Audit support in relation to general accounting and ensure appropriate controls are in place
  • Development and implementation of standard accounting solutions according to Six Sigma and Lean methodology
  • Supporting and taking part into transition processes of new activities and new scope
  • Playing active role in implementing new financial solutions and tools
  • Acting as a cross departmental point of contact for management, business analyst, local finance teams and business partners

You have:

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent, with ambition to develop a career in Accounting and Finance area
  • Preferably 1.5 years of professional experience in the area of accounting (good understanding of AP/AR or GL processes)
  • Good understanding of finance and accounting principles
  • US GAAP experience (preferred)
  • Good knowledge of MS Excel, and other MS Office tools and applications. SAP or AS400 experience would be beneficial
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluency in English and French

Benefits:

Newly renovated
people friendly office
in the city center
Very wide range of
Medical Services
Big choice of social
fund benefits (not
only Multisport)
Free language classes
in multiple languages
Training &
development
opportunitites
 
Multiple Health and
Wellness initiatives
Company parties and
team building events
Flexible working
hours based on
business
requirements
Numerous charitable
initiatives (CSR)
Working for one of
the most ethical and
sustainable
companies in the
world
 
If you are excited about this role, please send us your application in English with a statement below.

"I hereby agree for processing my personal data, included in my application for a job, for the purposes of recruitment process, according to the Data Protection Act of 29 September 1997, unified text published in the Polish Journal of Laws (Dziennik Ustaw) of 2002, no. 101, item 926, later amended."
 


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