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Company Controlling

Bucharest, Romania
Corporate Shared Services

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Feb 7, 2019

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Company Controlling Specialist - Job Summary

The Company Control HUB Mediterranean East (CCHUB) was established 2010 and is the prime guarantor of financial information, compliance, governance and risk management for all companies and branch offices within Italy and South East Europe & Israel. The Company Control HUB also supports and adds value to the business (business owners, business controllers and Ericsson mgmt) by providing expert accounting, treasury and tax advice, and by securing compliant solutions for complex business transactions from a legal entity perspective.


In order to implement Group strategy for extension of the activities in Bucharest, the HUB is now looking for a new Company Controlling Specialist located in Romania/Bucharest.

Currently, CCHUB Bucharest site carry out company controlling activities (financial reporting) for 11 countries in South East Europe & Israel: Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Republic of Moldova, Macedonia, Montenegro, Greece, Israel, Cypus, Malta and Albania.


The company controlling specialist will be responsible and accountable:

  • for the accuracy and timeliness of the statutory financial statement and performance of company controlling activities for at least two entities in the HUB.
  • to ensure high quality in accounting, primary documents, assure compliance to internal and external financial reporting requirements, tax legislation and to provide expert financial advice.
  • the company controlling manager is also functionally responsibility for company control specialists.

    The key responsibilities and main activities are performed in close cooperation with Tax Management and Treasury units for the countries of the HUB.


Main activities:

  • Ensure compliance/control & process alignment
  • Perform company controlling activities for the assigned entities
  • Ensure accuracy of balance sheet and income statement together with CC and Tax management by managing timely period end closing
  • Ensure a well-documented bridge between accounting records in ERP system and statutory and tax reporting
  • Secure local records retention and timely archiving of accounting documents in line with legislation
  • Support in preparation of IFRS reporting and related bridge between statutory reporting
  • Support in information preparation for board of directors
  • Secure proper transfer price documentation and argumentation based upon local legislation
  • Provide accounting advice to operational units and other areas, e.g. salary and travel
  • Specify requirements for local deviations from Accounting Directives and request creation for changes in the company chart of accounts
  • Support in providing accurate legal forecasts
  • Preparation of applicable SOX controls


Core Competences:

  • Accounting & Reporting Skills
  • Financial Analysis Skills
  • Ericsson Knowledge
  • Business Understanding
  • Ericsson Business Processes Knowledge
  • English Skills; Any other foreign language is a plus
  • Interpersonal Skills


Behavioral Competences:

  • Persuading & Influencing
  • Applying Expertise & technology
  • Analyzing
  • Working with people
  • Deciding & Initiating Action
  • Planning & Organizing


Minimum Qualifications & Experience Requirements:

  • Economic University degree/diploma
  • Experience in IFRS reporting
  • 5 years experience in finance accounting and reporting.



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Primary country and city: Romania (RO) || || Bucharest || SharedServ

Req ID: 270887