LEGO Systems, Inc. Senior Assistants for General Ledger, Business Service Operations, Kladno - Czech Rebublic in Kladno, Czech Republic

Senior Assistants for General Ledger, Business Service Operations, Kladno - Czech Rebublic:

Location: Czech Republic, Kladno

Posted Date: 05/04/2017

Job ID: CZ1339

Category: Finance/Controlling

Become part of the LEGO Group and our newly established Business Service Operations and develop your skills by working with stakeholders across the EMEA region. We are looking for colleagues to play a key role in ensuring the preparation and delivery of high quality financial information.

Help a new organisation succeed

As Senior Assistant, you become part of the General Ledger department in the newly established LEGO® Business Service Operations in Kladno, The Czech Republic. Here, you join a team that is responsible for compliant handling of the general ledger. This involves day-to-day interaction with a broad range of both internal and external stakeholders, as you:

  • Enable the Operations organisation and all our transactions, consolidating and making reconciliation of accounts and supporting accountants in making correct financial statements

  • Ensure timely, accurate and reliable transactional data recorded in the general ledger and deliver all information to external audits in compliance with regulations

  • Help provide information on financial statements for relevant stakeholders, who need insightful and value-adding financial analyses

  • Provide support in relation to our monthly closing - reviewing distribution expenses, cost of goods sold and gross profit margins for reasonableness

Changing the world - brick by brick

Joining the new BSO, we will encourage you to help create a culture that inspires to cooperation, knowledge sharing, new ways of working and fun. Basically, you support the creation of a platform that can support us in reaching twice as many kids over the next 5-7 years. And as you do so, you will get to develop deep expertise and a thorough understanding of our international business. Thus, by ensuring high quality, stewardship and full compliance with the LEGO Accounting Policy and global processes, you become a significant business enabler, who helps develop the organisation and the builders of tomorrow.

Communicative, discerning and analytical

In this position, it is personal drive and initiative paired with excellent collaboration skills that make you a success. Thus, you are able to build trust across the organisation, while supporting excellent financial deliveries. Thus, you ensure a sustainable implementation of the global general ledger processes across the EMEA region and help deliver financial services to the entire LEGO Group. To do so, we imagine that you:

  • Have 2-4 years of professional working experience, preferably in a related financial role

  • Are an analytical, detail-oriented professional, who cares about delivering high quality

  • Hold a High School diploma, a BSc degree or similar, and know MS Office. Any SAP experience is an advantage

  • Are able to navigate in a new and constantly changing environment and communicate across cultures, functions and levels of seniority

  • Speak and write English effortlessly. If you have language skills either within German, French or Spanish, it will be an advantage.

Bringing it to life

"This is a perfect opportunity to build on your talent by supporting seasoned financial professionals in a newly established shared services centre that deliver Finance services to the entire LEGO Group," says Cesar Villanueva, Senior Manager, Business Service Operations, Mexico.

Succeed in the global LEGO® Family

In the LEGO Group, we succeed together, and we will do our very best to help you use your creativity and enjoy a fun working environment. We look very much forward to reading your application. As Randstad is handling the recruitment on behalf of the LEGO Group, please send your application and current CV to the following email address: LEGO@randstad.cz - in the subject line, please indicate which position you apply for.

This position was posted 04.05.2017 and may be online up to ten weeks following this date. We do not have application deadlines on any of our positions. We take candidates into the recruitment process continuously and close the position down once we have found the right candidate.

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