Syngenta EAME Finance Compliance Lead in Hungary

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Drive the delivery of overall Financial Compliance program/agenda at Regional and Territory level
  • Promote compliance culture through training and other relevant initiatives
  • Ensure SOX compliance
  • Lead and manage coordination of annual Letter of Assurance (LoA) process in the Region and ensure timely implementation of follow-up actions
  • Drive and support internal control improvements. Similarly, support other control improvement initiatives such as development of fraud risk assessment approach
  • Facilitate internal /external audits, and drive sustainable and timely remediation of outstanding audit issues
  • Ensure control testing and documentation updating is completed in a timely manner
  • Support assessment and remediation/mitigation of SoD risks occuring in SAP and non-SAP environment
  • Develop risk-based approach to proactively mitigate and remediate potential financial compliance risks before they occur

Knowledge, Experience, Capabilities

  • Accounting and / or Finance degree and CPA/CIA or CMA designation is highly desirable along with experience in a public accounting firm.
  • Previous experience implementing and / or sustaining SOX at a publicly traded company
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Experience in working with multinational teams
  • Experience with SAP in a decentralized environment is desirable
  • 5 years of work experience in a similar position in Finance, Audit or Compliance
  • Worked in large multinational organisations
  • Good and firm understanding in the design, implementation and monitoring of internal controls, risk libraries and compliance process management
  • Change management experience in multinational environment
  • Exposure to senior management / stakeholder management linked to strong communication skills, including English skills (written and spoken), face-to-face discussions and formal presentations
  • Fluency in English, French and Hungarian
  • Good understanding of practical issues and trade-offs faced at country level, while still being able to communicate needs to adhere to global standards and principles.

What the company offers * Challenging and motivating role within a market leading international agricultural company * Development opportunities within the organization * An attractive compensation package * Broad career opportunities (national and international) * Shape the future organization together * Excellent work environment * Great training opportunities Regular team events


  • Finance, Accounting


  • Budapest, Hungary

Job: *Finance Services

Title: EAME Finance Compliance Lead

Location: Hungary

Requisition ID: 1702640