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Branch Controller SSA

GE Energy
Budapest, Budapest 1061
**Job Description Summary**

Join our Hydro Solutions EMEA Controllership team and advance your career as Branch Controller SSA at GE Renewable Energy! You will support the day-to-day finance and accounting activities, the month end close processes and balance sheet reconciliations. You will learn about technical accounting, financial processes, operational/internal controls, project management and process simplifications in a complex business. You will have lots of opportunities to build your professional excellence, support process improvement/simplification ideas and establish a lasting career.

GE Renewable Energys portfolio of solutions for hydropower generation includes the broadest range of hydro solutions and services: from water to wire, from individual equipment to complete turnkey solutions, for new plants and the installed base. At GE, we believe that the combination of our extensive hydro and digital intelligence makes GE Renewable Energy well-suited to serve the intense & ongoing energy transition.

**Job Description**

**Essential Responsibilities:**

+ Ensure timely, and accurate preparation of activities required for quarter-end and month-end closing (performing accounting and balance sheet reviews and analysis) according to the business deadlines for Hydro EMEA remote sites in SSA region

+ Coordinate, review and support day-to-day accounting and close activities performed by outsourced teams

+ Prepare and review monthly and quarterly account reconciliations

+ Lead various R2R related projects (e. g. simplifications, system changes, new policies implementation, migrations)

+ Contribute to onboard 3rd party accounting and tax consultants by training

+ Support to set up or closure of Hydro branches and coordinate with tax, stat, treasury, legal and outsourced teams

+ Participate in SAP implementation project by identifying and working on solutions during the ERP planning and execution phases

+ Support the statutory and tax teams, including the external audit firm and tax consulting firm, to ensure timely and accurate filing of statutory financial statements and tax documents

+ Improve site sourcing process (implement proper B2P processes and eliminate invoice approval through workflows), decrease manual payments

+ Ensure that internal controls and check points are in place and are followed

+ Prepare materials and provide training on technical accounting and other areas where knowledge/ gaps of the team are identified


+ Bachelors or Masters degree in finance or economics

+ Minimum 4 years of relevant experience

+ Advanced computer skills: ERP, Microsoft Excel

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (French is advantage)

+ Strong analytical skills; able to clearly link financial results to operational performance drivers

+ Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems

+ Clear thinking/problem solving: successfully led projects/process improvements within operations/finance functions

+ Adaptable/Flexible: being open to change in response to new information, different or unexpected circumstances, and/or to work in ambiguous situations

+ Experience working in a matrixed environment

The successful applicant will be legally eligible to enter into an employment relationship under the laws of Hungary.)

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunities Employer. (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en\_global/desktop/assets/images/poster\_screen\_reader\_optimized\_w\_supplement.pdf) Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

**Additional Information**

**Relocation Assistance Provided:** No


Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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