Senior A2R Accountant - Gdansk | Arla

Senior A2R Accountant - Gdansk

At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world’s favorite dairy products. In Shared Service Centre in Gdansk we support our colleagues worldwide by providing them with world-class accounting, finance, procurement, tax, master data and HR processes.

A new opportunity has arisen, to obtain a position of Senior A2R Accountant.  Join Arla SSC and become a part of a world - class accountancy team, shaping finance for the future. As one of the world's leading dairies we need ambitious people with the ability to create a vision and operate with an international perspective. If you are satisfied when handling most difficult cases and know how to assure overall quality of accounting, you are the one we are looking for!

Strengthening finance community across markets 

Fueled by your passion and dedication you'll contribute to the service and performance culture A2R department.  Your main focus will be:

  • Processing all requirements coming in from Business Groups and Corporate within finance modules
  • Performing due to timetable and current service level agreement
  • Performing General Ledger period-end procedures
  • Reconciliation of B/S accounts and review of reconciliations
  • Reconciliation of COGS
  • Run and reconcile interfaces              
  • Generating reports for internal analysis
  • Preparing statistical documentation to external authorities
  • Generating data/reports for external authorities/audit

Among others you would be in charge of cooperation with business controllers, external auditors and support in nonstandard situations.

Last but not least, another important part of your job would be participation in process improvements projects, training of finance staff and support to direct supervisor.

An eye for the detail and heart for the team

We are currently looking for graduates of finance and accounting or similar area with minimum 3 years of experience within accounting. Advanced SAP or other ERP system knowledge is a must as well as Excel knowledge. To be successful in that role you have to speak English fluently and prove to have vast knowledge of A2R processes.

We are looking for people with high awareness of company values and business needs, who want to challenge themselves with the unique experience of working under time pressure, requiring flexibility and being open to change. What is more, excellent communication and global mind-set are essential. In addition, we expect the candidate to have great analytical skills, attention to details and accuracy.

Application and contact

We process applications on a continuous basis and close the job opening once the right candidate has been found.

Please send your application to HR department via following LINK