General Ledger Accountant

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, Poland
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Posting Start Date:

July 5, 2021
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Early Careers
Job Description:

The General Ledger Accountant will focus on operational excellence in the delivery of its process responsibilities. They will build a deep knowledge of the outputs required and ways of working to deliver these, along with the tools and systems that are an integral enabler of the process. They will work collaboratively with colleagues in R&A and their peers from other processes where operational excellence or data integrity impacts on the R&A delivery. The role will have a mix of deliverables between transactional accounting and standard reporting. Ensuring business transactions are accounted either automatically or manually in line with the Standard Global Processes as well as Shell and External accounting guidelines or to build accounted numbers into standard reports. This could be through automation of systems or manual interventions.


Perform standard accounting activities accurately and in line with timetable (General ledger accounting activity)Support the preparation and submission of standard internal/external reporting requirements in line with group timelinesCollaboration with other R&A colleagues and other processes to ensure timelyclosure of ledgerPerforming an analysis role inbalance sheet reconciliationsensuring all control requirements met on a timely basisOperating all SOX and internal controls in line with Work Instructions and the Group controls frameworkSupport R&A special projects & timely and effective responses to special data/project requestsStrong team-working across the process area is essentialCooperation with multiple stakeholdersRequirements:

Master’s Degree in the following areas: Finance/Accounting/EconomicsMin 3 years of experience in a relevant accounting environmentExcellent analytical and problem-solving skillsVery good knowledge of ExcelStrong communication skillsACCA or CIMA certification would be a strong asset


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