Prepare and execute monthly consolidations under IFRS in SAP BPC
Resolve problems / irregularities in the closing process through clear communication with, and coordination of, team members across the group including Controlling, Accounting, Tax, Treasury and the SES Video and SES Networks business units
Fully manage the intercompany reconciliation process
Post standard monthly consolidation journals in SAP BPC
Go through standard monthly quality checklists and assist in overall result analysis, identifying issues and following up where necessary with Accounting, Controlling, Tax, Treasury, SES Video and SES Networks business units to verify figures
Assist in generating both internal and external reporting, including the preparation of consolidated IFRS financial statements
Work with the Tax department in the coordination of the tax accounting processes ensuring that all necessary steps are performed and all stakeholders follow the agreed processes
Support implementation and developments to accounting and / or reporting processes and systems to strengthen quality framework
Maintain up to date IFRS knowledge including ensuring understanding of new and upcoming standards
A good technical understanding of accounting and consolidation under IFRS
Strong analytical skills and care in understanding and checking information
Ability to handle pressure and the flexibility to be available at peak pressure moments
Ability to plan own time carefully and to prioritise
The ability to communicate, and guide, clearly in an international environment
Your Qualifications & Experience
Qualified or partially qualified accountant (ACCA or equivalent), preferably with a Big 4 background
Minimum three years of experience with running, or auditing, international multi-currency full legal consolidations under IFRS
Experience of tax accounting and disclosures in an international group preferred
Fluency in English, both oral and written. Any other language (French / German) is an asset
We offer you
A diverse workplace. For SES, diversity is more than a question of gender or race; we welcome different minds and different skills.
An exciting job opportunity in a fast moving and fascinating industry. Our technology is launching into space on the next generation of rockets.
Opportunities to further grow and develop in a global and growing company; we believe life-long learning is key to bring the best of SES worldwide.
A competitive compensation package linked to your performance and further completed with attractive benefits.
SES is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.