JobbeschreibungUL International Germany www.ul.com Accountant (m/f) Standort: Frankfurt am Main Contribute to a Safer, More Secure, and More Sustainable World . At UL, we know why we come to work. Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with one common purpose - to make the world a safer, more secure, and more sustainable place to live. We clear the way for our customers to introduce the latest products, technological advances, and systems in an increasingly complex world so they can provide peace of mind to the market. We are proud that the work we do every day has a meaningful contribution to society. This helps us to sleep better at night, and we are confident that the millions of people we touch rest easier too. What can we offer you? Grow and Achieve. Growth and development are part of our DNA . Experience from your first day our robust structures, quick decision making paths and corporate culture that encourages achievement based on trust. Be as international as it gets by working with colleagues across different cultures and also get inspired and supported from senior colleagues and leaders. A competitive commensurate package of benefits, including flexible and mobile working hours, competitive to the specific local market days of annual holidays, or other local benefits scheme, just to mention some of them... and for those who use their passion not only at work but also to help the surrounding communities, we give on top 2 free extra days a year for them to help the others... To build up our finance team we are looking for: Accountant (m/f) to be located in Germany, Neu-Isenburg Job Description Under minimal supervision, performs more complex accounting work in the Finance area. Advises management and employees on complex issues in areas of expertise. In detail: Technical lead for junior accountants Prepare month end, quarter end and year end close under German Commercial Code & adjustments to US GAAP Prepare/monitors preparation of annual statutory reporting for all German entities Responsible for monthly group reporting to USA headquarters Prepare/reviews monthly account reconciliations Prepare periodic analytical reviews Interact with local auditors and tax consultants Complete/reviews monthly VAT declarations Ad hoc reporting and respond to questions from USA headquarters Conduct technical accounting research where necessary Assists in the development and implementation of policies, procedures, and programs in areas of specialization Project work Technical Skills Provides detailed knowledge of fundamental accounting concepts and preferably professional accounting qualification. In detail: College graduate in business with concentration in accounting Proficiency in local GAAP (HGB) required, US-GAAP knowledge helpful Strong tax background (e.g. through experience in a tax advisor office) At least 4 years practical experience with month end, quarter end and year end reporting At least 4 years relevant experience in an international organization including experience in group & tax reporting Oracle knowledge preferred Experience with legal entity mergers and changing group structure preferred Strong MS Office (especially MS Excel) knowledge required Personal Skills "Hands-on" mentality with the ability to get things done in a changing environment even under pressure. In detail: Structured and organized solutions-oriented approach Takes ownership of assigned tasks Ability to multitask Ability to work independent and in collaborative work style as part of a team/team-player Good communication skills Strong English language skills required Technical accounting ability with good analytical skills High degree of commitment and flexibility Positive attitude Look at what we can do together! You've learned about us - now we would like to learn more about you. Apply now on-line as we are eager to soon be able to welcome you in the TEAM! Your contact person is Ouarda Kamboua under 069-489810212 or: ouarda.kamboua(at)ul.com UL is an independent global company in the field of safety science with almost 120 years of experience in the innovation of security solutions that cover a wide range - from the introduction of electricity in private households and new breakthroughs in sustainability and renewable energy to nanotechnology. As a company devoted to promoting safe living and working environments, UL contributes decisively to protect people, products and places from damage, which facilitates trade and security.