LEGO Systems, Inc. Controller in Kladno, Czech Republic


Location Czech Republic, Kladno

Posted Date 04/23/2018

Job ID CZ1624

Category Finance/Controlling

We are looking for a new colleague who will be a part of Kladno General Ledger team supporting Germany, Switzerland and Austria, in the position of Controller.

The content of your job will be both

• Ensure compliance with internal and external regulations (local GAAPS and IFRS)

• Managing more advanced execution of general ledger processes in a timely, efficient and accurate manner, including

o Monthly and Yearly closing - Review distribution expenses, cost of goods sold and gross profit margins for reasonableness

o Performance of the key controls, identification of the control weaknesses, suggestions for improvements

o Booking economic transactions and operations

o Reconciliations (accounts, intercompany, bank, etc.) and translating business transactions into journal entries in accordance with IFRS to ensure all accounts are properly stated in Legal books

o Provide data, analysis and advice necessary to support financial business partners / business in decision making process

• Constantly strive to optimize processes and work procedures using the LEGO Continuous improvement approach across functional areas

• Building and strengthening basic stakeholder relations across areas and geographies including collaboration and culture (incl. Business Controllers, Treasury, CRBC, Tax, Group Reporting and our auditors/PwC)

Competencies we are looking for

• 3-5 years of demonstrated working experience from Accounting/Finance function

• Fluent English and German

• Audit experience is an advantage

• Preferably proven working experience in International accounting environment

• Have analytical skills, ability to work with various scenarios

• Be structured, detailed and accurate

• Be robust, resilient and ability to embrace changes, as well as having a proactive mind with a can-do attitude

How to apply

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