Group Financial Reporting Specialist
Job Location: Luxembourg
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in more than 50 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? 38,767 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.
Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.
About the Role:
For our Ferrero HQ in Luxembourg, we are looking for a Group Financial Reporting Specialist who will be working in the Ferrero Group Consolidation Department.
As the Group Financial Reporting Specialist you will actively participate to the Group Financial Reporting & Consolidation activities performed at SAP and HFM level on a monthly and yearly basis.
Moreover, you will perform quality check on the figures reported by the subsidiaries with focus on Financial and Equity items, while you will be responsible for the drafting of the Group Consolidated Financial Statements on a yearly basis and the Group Financial Reporting presentation on monthly basis.
In this role you will support the Consolidation Manager in analyzing complex IFRS matters, assessing new IFRS Standards and leading their implementation in the Ferrero Group. You will perform benchmarks and analysis on the Consolidated FS disclosures and application of the IFRS.
In addition, you will have the responsibility for the Statutory Financial Statements Disclosures Monitoring & Archive of all legal entities of the Group. You will support the Consolidation Manager in dealing with external auditors and documentation preparation for the year-end audit, as well as, in projects led by or involving the Consolidation department.
Who we are looking for:
You will bring a Master’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, or related fields and 4-6 years of work experience within the Finance field.
You have a strong basis in accounting and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and strong knowledge of financial reporting and consolidation procedures and controls.
You are fluent in English, and you have the ability to deal with different internal stakeholders at local and Group level while you are self-motivated, pragmatic and solution driven with strong ability to work autonomously to achieve targets.
Moreover, you are an individual with capability to demonstrate commitment, initiative, and the ability to perform multiple tasks and to manage high volumes of activities simultaneously.
You are well-known for your organizational and strong analytical skills and thorough approach in documentation of activities performed.
In terms of IT skills, you have knowledge of MS Office, particularly in Excel while you are a proficient user of SAP and HFM/Reporting and Consolidation system. Moreover, you had the chance to use Oracle FCCS system.
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How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.