Chief Accountant (m/f/d) - Erfurt, Germany





Your future job

As a Chief Accountant at Melexis, you will manage the local accounting team and all accounting and analysis activities in accordance with Melexis Global policies and guidelines, internationally approved accounting standards and local legislation. 

More specifically, you will

  •  Assure that the finance and accounting activities are performed in accordance with the company’s global finance and accounting policies and standards (IFRS)
  •  Ensure compliance with any tax, VAT, Intrastat and other requirements by the local authorities
  •  Ensure all finance and accounting transactions of the site are timely and correctly executed
  •  Coordinate and lead all internal and external audits
  •  Prepare and publish the annual financial statements and reports
  •  Perform monthly reviews and analysis of the site’s financial statements according to IFRS and local GAAP
  •  Manage the local cash flows and sustains relationships with local banks and other financial institutions
  •  Continuously improve the service level and efficiency of the accounting and finance functions and processes in line with the globally defined procedures through establishing and tracking KPI’s 
  •  Manage and coach an accounting team of 3 members

Your profile

  •  Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related
  •  3+ years of relevant experience in the accounting field
  •  Excellent People Management skills
  •  Experience working with cost accounting, preparation of financial statements in an international context
  •  Extensive knowledge of the local legislation in the accounting, financial and taxation area
  •  Knowledge on international accounting standards and practices
  •  Previous experience in working with an ERP system
  •  Positive, flexible and pragmatic attitude 
  •  Fluent in English and German (written and spoken)

We offer

  • a challenging job in a dynamic high-tech international environment
  • the opportunity to take ownership of your professional passion in order to contribute to the success of the company
  • an enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere in a flat-structured organization
  • versatile development opportunities

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