General Electric Lead Finance Specialist - Statutory in Budapest, Hungary
GE Global Operations is GE's multi-functional shared services organizations focused on delivering better outcomes at lower cost for our businesses and our customers. The strong partnership between Global Operations and GE Businesses creates a collaborative work culture and broadens best practice and industry knowledge sharing across the enabling functions. We believe that by keeping GE customers at the heart of everything we do, we will help GE work smarter, better and faster, allowing GE businesses to be more competitive in the global marketplace.
We are teams of functional process and domain experts, focused on the solutions that deliver results for the company. We think Big, we act as One, We deliver with Speed … so GE Works
As a Statutory Lead finance specialist you will be responsible to work with all Ge functions (Business, TAX…) and external providers including auditors cross the border. You will act as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in every local GAP accounting projects including migration, systems and process simplification. You will provide support to more junior team members by clarifying local GAP accounting and legal requirements.
You will be the point of contact for the GE business relating to regulatory reporting queries. Local reporting is an excellent way to gain exceptional awareness of GE operations and grow your technical and soft skills.
Manage statutory reporting of a portfolio of GE legal entities for a region
Lead migration projects of statutory processes from country to Budapest
Set up, reconcile and maintain US GAAP to local GAAP adjustments for a region
Primary point-of-contact for queries relating to the local regulatory timelines, process steps, status updates in terms of statutory preparation & audit
Coordinate Statutory planning & audit with all related internal and external stakeholders
Manage various accounting and finance projects related to Systems simplification, legal organisation structure simplification included Mergers & Acquisitions and Liquidations
Support local tax audit requests
Written and verbal fluency in English
Extensive Multi GAAP experience - preferably external audit / public accounting experience
Expertise in MS Excel
Good working knowledge of US GAAP / IFRS and any other local GAAP
Excellent communication – proven ability to develop strong professional relationship with auditors, corporate tax
Strong analytical ability to find any potential risks and initiate improvements
Flexible approach with a strong team spirit
Effective interpersonal skills and highly professional style when dealing with business clients
Second European language
Experience with Oracle, SAP or Oracle HFM
Experience in an audit firm
Chartered Accountant / ACCA certificate
Locations: Hungary; Budapest
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