Syngenta Senior Accountant in Hungary

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES * Responsibility of preparing all group reporting, local statutory and tax reporting. Assuring cor-rectness, timely submission, and proper substantiation of financial reporting submissions in line with the Syngenta Financial Reporting requirements, local statutory reporting regulations, and local tax requirements * Prepare and analyze Ledger Accounting, Statutory Accounting and Reporting and Tax Re-porting and collaborate effectively with both Business Facing Finance and outsourcing com-pany * Uses best practices and knowledge to improve processes/services * May direct and check work of more junior team members. * Act as Chairman during closing period ensuring correctness of data and relevant sign-off of legal entity financial figures. * Facilitate effective dialogue with Finance Frontline organization to verify the correctness of the accountants and provide appropriate substantiation for the Frontline Finance Manager to approve relevant accounts. * Sustain high standards on verification of assets and liabilities in the balance sheet. Perform balance sheet reconciliation in line with corporate IFRS and statutory reporting requirements. * Support a high level of financial compliance capability in the team and promote compliance culture through training and other relevant initiatives. * Support internal /external audits, and drive sustainable and timely remediation of outstanding audit issues in close corporation conjunction with the Finance Frontline * Timely delivery of relevant management reports and /or services to ensure accurate record-ing of all business transactions in ERP system according to the IFRS rules for group reporting and local GAAP rules for statutory reporting. * Support continuous improvement and efficiency in relevant processes and Service Excellence * Expected to deliver quality result in fast changing business environment * Active involvement in month end closing and year end processes * Active communication with other departments * Building and maintaining strong relationship with stakeholders

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE, CAPABILITIES * Takes personal responsibility to make decisions and takes action to achieve meaningful re-sults. * Approaches work in an efficient manner, capably juggling multiple priorities to ensure results are achieved. * Regularly takes initiative, maintaining productivity and a positive outlook even when faced with significant challenges * Projects a positive image and serves as a role model for others and promotes commitment to the organization’s vision, values, and direction. * Effectively applies all available information to make progress in evaluating a situation. * Draws accurate conclusions from financial and quantitative information. * Makes timely decisions on problems/issues requiring immediate attention. * Demonstrates understanding of the organization’s performance expectations for self and the team. * Seeks and incorporates feedback without becoming defensive to enhance performance * Results focused mindset; ability to efficiently prioritize and drive for performance. * Demonstrates a "can-do" spirit, a sense of optimism, ownership, and commitment. * Demonstrates behavior that contributes to positive morale and a sense of team spirit. Consid-ers the potential impacts of different courses of action. * Shows strong commitment to achieving results. * Understands the impact of actions and decisions. * Demonstrates awareness of one's own capabilities and development needs WHAT THE COMPANY OFFERS * Challenging and motivating role within a market leading international agricultural company * An environment where team work and collaboration are core values * A fast paced, dynamic, innovative, future focused and evolving workplace * Development opportunities within the organization (national and international) * An attractive compensation package * Shape the future organization together

SECTOR(S) * Finance, Accounting * Accounting * Head of Finances, Accounting Manager * Full time

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED * Bachelor/Master/MBA in Economics or Finance * 5 – 6 years of professional experience in a similar role, preferably in a multinational environment * Ability to communicate financial information to a finance audience * Requires some functional expertise and knowledge and understanding within designated area * Sound in economics, finance, or accounting background * Experience with ERP systems (SAP experience is preferred) * Good understanding of statutory, tax, and statistical reporting requirementsAbility to effectively work in a cross-functional matrix organization

REQUIRED LANGUAGE LEVEL * English, any other European language is an advantage


Job: *Finance Services

Title: Senior Accountant

Location: Hungary

Requisition ID: 1702595