Reporting Accountant Specialist
Gender No Preferences
Job Role Accounts Executive/ Accountant/ Accounts Manager
Career Level Qualified Professional - Experienced
Functional Area Accounts,Finance,Tax,Audit
Graduation Any Graduation
Post Graduation CAICWA(CMA)CPAACCA
Company Name Smith & Nephew
Company DetailsSmith+Nephew is a global medical technology company. We design and manufacture technology that takes the limits off living. We support healthcare professionals to return their patients to health and mobility, helping them to perform at their fullest potential. From our first employee and founder, T.J. Smith, to our team today, it’s our people who make Smith+Nephew a unique place. Yes, we love to innovate and develop exciting technologies, and we offer competitive salaries and progressive benefits. But it’s our culture - of Care, Collaboration and Courage - that really sets us apart. Through a spirit of ownership and can-do attitude, we work together to win..
> Degree level qualification & Professional qualification
Licenses/ Certifications (please prioritize and specify required and nice to have):
> Required ~
Professional accounting qualification (i.e ACA / ACCA / CPA /CA /CMA or equivalent)
> A minimum of 5 years post qualified experience, either in global accounting practice or in industry
> Must have local language skills and fluency in English
> Strong technical accounting knowledge and have proven understanding, expertise and experience in reporting under IFRS.
> Experience of supervising teams and strong inter-personal skills.
> Demonstrates experience in analysing financial data, drawing sound conclusions and developing proposals/solutions.
> Able to demonstrate a track record of success in working with diverse partners
> Must have the ability to assess, react quickly and crucially to problems, taking tough decisions where needed or calling out issues as appropriate.
Nice to have ~
> Relevant confirmed experience helpful, ideally in Medical Devices or Pharmaceuticals.
> Candidates with past experience in one of the following roles would be desirable – Commercial Accounting, Legal Entity Reporting (including production and delivery of the accounts consolidation processes and sophisticated transactions and associated accounting), Supply Chain Accounting (standard costs, variances, internal sales)
> Experience of SAP / Hyperion / TM1 / Cognos.
> Experience of working in a large / listed entity.
> Proven understanding and application of SOX control frameworks.
> Experience of transition and transformation to an offshore Captive or BPO Transactional Finance operation.