RTR Specialist

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Łódź, PL, 90-127

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2021, the company reported approximately $22 billion in annual sales, 69,000 employees and 54 manufacturing and technology research centers.

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.

The team you will be a part of

The Accounting team establishes and maintains accounting policies and controls, fiscal controls, preparing financial reports and safeguarding the organization's assets. Maintains accounting and financial records and reports, including general ledger, financial statements, regulatory and management reports.

This role in summary

We are looking for a General Ledger Accountant who will be responsible for accounting activities in Record to Report Closing and Reporting Team -, based in EMEA SSC Whirlpool - a business unit of Whirlpool Corporation, located in the heart of Łódź, nearby Łódź – Fabryczna, but you can work remotely UP TO 4 DAYS PER WEEK.
The candidate for that position should be a finance professional with a good understanding of accounting processes in the RtR area and their source transactions and will join the team responsible for delivering accounting services to a Manufacturing  Company based in Poland.

Your responsibilities will include

  • Day-to-day and month-end General Ledger operations: launching RtR month-end transactions in SAP, accrual and prepaid calculation, preparing journal entries, monitoring month-end closing activities, various reports preparation and analysis, reporting of the financial results for consolidation purposes
  • Ensure the RTR process meets all operational needs and ensures compliance with USGAAP accounting principles and all relevant RTR internal controls
  • Prepare and review accounts subject to the Balance Sheet review process, identify unusual items, and select the correct procedure for action
  • Be the first line of contact and support to any General Ledger-related queries, supporting internal & external audits
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively manage priorities and tight reporting deadlines 
  • Be the point of contact among the teams to ensure smooth month-end closing, identifying and solving common cross-departmental process issues
  • Take the leading role during meetings with internal and external stakeholders
  • Assist with departmental projects and standardization initiatives, process improvement ideas

Minimum requirements

  • Graduate (Bachelor) degree in accounting/ economics/ finance or related field of studies
  • 1-3 years of accounting experience in shared services/BPO  or in industry or related field
  • Good knowledge of  SAP or other ERP system and MS Office skills  (especially Excel)
  • Good command of  English (written and spoken ) and Polish 
  • Analytical Skills

Preferred skills and experiences

  • Knowledge of general ledger processes  and sound understanding of accounting principles          
  • You are a self-driven individual who takes the leading role
  • Blackline system knowledge will be an asset

What we offer

  • Annual bonus
  • Stable employment based on a full-time job contract
  • Flexible/hybrid way of working 4+1 (You can use home office up to 4 times a week) #LI-Hybrid
  • Private medical coverage and Sport Card
  • Life insurance
  • Wellbeing programs, including professional psychological support for employees and their families
  • Charity initiatives
  • Employee referral program
  • Up to 100% co-financing for courses (training such as ACCA, post-graduate studies, language courses)
  • Discounts on Whirlpool appliances
  • An international working environment in a dynamic company
  • Many opportunities to learn and develop

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