Ευκαιρία καριέρας στην εταιρεία Hewlett Packard
22/4/2015 Ευκαιρίες Εργασίας  
Ευκαιρία καριέρας στην εταιρεία Hewlett Packard

Accounting Country Lead


Accounting and Controls

  • Ultimate accountability for the accuracy of country financial statements
  • Oversee the timely and accurate submission of the accounting books and records in accordance with US and Local GAAP and HP financial policies and ensure a strong system of internal controls over the accuracy of financial reporting:
  • Ensure effective governance of the country organization, including integration of new entities acquired by HP.
  • Liaise with local government agencies on tax incentives/government funding awarded to HP and associated investment commitments, as approved by Tax.
  • Support compliance programs and projects
  • Ensure that the country's SOX key controls are functioning through ongoing monitoring, review, and driving accountability.
  • Proactively implement remediation actions to address internal and external audit findings and/or SOX testing failures within the country.
  • Conduct frequent reviews of balance sheet account reconciliation quality, balance sheet fluctuations, and unusual accounting judgments and contingent liabilities.
  • Proactively identify and mitigate business and financial risks originating from internal and external sources
  • Provide proactive leadership to address any "finance issues” that may arise in country.
  • Provide leadership in the management and safeguarding of all HP country assets
  • Own BCP for Controllership in the country and ensuring the existence of a BCP plan for each Finance partner in the country
  • Work with C&C, EFR, GBS, HPFS, Tax, Treasury and FS functions to optimize their support and facilitate their function's goal achievement.
  • Oversee the compliance with all local laws and regulations, HP policies and standards of business conduct through strong oversight and active engagement of the country's leadership team
  • Act as the senior country contact on behalf of HP with government regulatory institutions
  • Lead the country Ethical Leadership Council for SBC adoption and compliance in country and be part of regional SBC network.


People Management

  • Develop, motivate, lead and manage the country team to meet business and compliance objectives
  • Strengthen talent management and employee engagement across all in-country finance functions as the country leader
  • Manage development plans, performance evaluations, and 1-on-1 feedback to effectively drive a high-performance culture
  • Finance Strategy and Transformation
  • Continuously improve the Finance function effectiveness and efficiency towards the Finance Vision of One Time, One Team and One Trusted Partner
  • Sponsor change initiatives driven by the Finance Transformation
  • Actively lead in-region and in-country Finance process improvements to increase operational efficiency and effectiveness
  • Act as the champion for positive change and employee engagement in your country


Qualifications

Education and Experience Required:

  • Business Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Certification in Accountant Class A’ is a must
  • MBA or Masters in Accounting or Finance would be an asset
  • SAP knowledge and multinational firm experience is required
  • 10+ years of relevant experience


Roles Assumed

  • Statutory Director and Country Senior Leadership Team Member
  • HR Activity Representation (Works Councils, Trade Unions, etc.)
  • Bank Signatory
  • SBC Council Lead


CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Ability to solve problems, anticipates needs, develop and propose innovative solutions and get agreement.
  • Ability to build and maintain ongoing relationships with customers, peers and partners. Influence Motivate and Develop a strong workforce.
  • Ability to interact with senior levels of management, internally and externally.
  • System and process management orientation.
  • Excellent understanding of accounting principles and financial analysis.
  • Superior business application skills (e.g., Microsoft Excel).
  • Fluency in English and local language


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