GL Accountant

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Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Warsaw, PL

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.


  • Being responsible for IFRS specific accounting areas in the region (e.g. inventory, intercompany, treasury, GL, legal, legacy, fixed assets and pension accounting) and translating IFRS to Local GAAP.
  • Analyzing balance sheet (BS), profit & loss (P&L) figures and variances.
  • Reviewing and potentially adjusting reports (A-Forms) in HFM.
  • Assuring that month-end closing deadlines are met.
  • Making sure governance structure is applied, monitoring adherence to internal control requirements.
  • Driving standardization across BUs in the region and guards the integrity and quality of the delivered accounting in the specific accounting area.
  • Contributing to projects that require IFRS expertise and have an impact on accounting (e.g. SAP rollout, integration of legal entities).

Job Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of experiences in General Ledger.
  • Minimum Bachelor's degree in finance/accounting or similar field.
  • Experience in an SSC/BPO.
  • Good knowledge of SAP will be an asset.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Ability to plan, coordinate and assign IFRS work to analysts.
  • Fluency in English.

We offer:

  • Attractive operational bonus.
  • Medical care.
  • Multisport
  • Additional Insurance.
  • Hybrid model of work.
  • Wellbeing Workshops.
  • Mentoring Programs (YAM).
  • Learning Cafeteria (incl. Percipio).


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.