Main Tasks & Responsibilities:
Work in the SSC Nearshore Monozukuri accounting team under the management of one of the Monozukuri Accounting Section Managers. The Monozukuri accounting team cover accounting activities of Nissan Europe’s UK (Sunderland) and Spain (Barcelona) car manufacturing plants and RBUs.
Responsible for maintaining integrity of SAP Inventory balances with upstream manufacturing systems (e.g. MRP) and processes
Inquisitive mind to investigate upstream systems and processes
Maintaining and introducing controls and checks through the data flow
Monthly reconciliation of Inventory balances
Support the Monozukuri Accounting Section Manager and Manager during internal and external audits.
Obtain and maintain a comprehensive understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.
Trouble shooting support for any major GRIR or Idoc anomalies in a timely manner.
Ensure adherence to Nissan Europe’s policies and procedures, including internal controls, group accounting rules and corporate compliance
Participate in Inventory team projects, system enhancement and SAP performance improvement.
Minimum Education & Qualifications
Background & Experience:
Chartered Accountant or Minimum Bachelor's degree in Business/Accounting/Economy.
Minimum 3 year experience in GL accounting from Shared Service Center, BPO or BIG4
Knowledge & Practice of international accounting standard (IFRS) is a plus
Very good understanding of end to end Finance & Accounting processes.
System resolution and process improvement
Management or development of systems and processes to comply with regulatory standards
Specific technical skills
Good knowledge of MS Office (specifically MS Excel)
SAP systems experience in manufacturing environment
Readiness and flexibility to travel for up to 2-3 weeks of time to Nissan Europe’s Plants in UK or Spain during migration period in the beginning of employment.
ACCA or DipIFRS will be considered as a big plus.
CPA is a plus
Strong written and verbal skills enabling effective communication at various levels inside and outside the organization
Ability to work in a matrix, multicultural and fast-paced environment.
Process improvement and results oriented.
Fluent English (spoken and written) is a must