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Description & Requirements

We are looking for a General Ledger Accountant to join our team based from our Blythe Valley office in Solihull.  This is a role working within the Financial Shared Services Centre undertaking the general ledger accounting for several legal entities within the EMEA region.

A day in the life typically includes

  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Prepayment accounting
  • Supporting intercompany processing and reconciliations for the team
  • To ensure the integrity of the balance sheet.
  • Month end reporting to the corporate accounting team in accordance with the published timetable
  • Complete analytical reviews of allocated entities and document /validate variances
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations, and assistance with review where required.
  • Assist statutory accountant/auditors in completing annual filings including responsibility for any ledger queries.
  • Cross support other team members and other EMEA teams to ensure overall achievement of deadlines
  • Work with other finance/non finance personnel to ensure accuracy of accruals and reserves for allocated entities.
  • Assist with ad hoc projects within the team and other GL EMEA teams as required

Knowledge and Skills, You Bring to the Organization

  • Good knowledge of excel
  • A positive attitude to challenges
  • Being adaptable to change, sometimes at short notice.
  • Ability to interact with a range of colleagues up to and including senior management level
  • Knowledge of European foreign language highly desirable
  • The ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • 1 years previous financial accounting experience preferable, ideally within an SSC accounting environment
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills.
  • Good Interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to hit deadlines
  • Around quarter and financial year end, extended working hours are likely to be required for which time off in lieu may be provided.

Infor Values:

Our Guiding Principles set the standard for how we work with one another. They define who we are as an organization and guide everything we do. By applying the same shared values that unleash prosperity in free societies—such as value creation, integrity, responsibility, free speech, and toleration—we encourage one another to take initiative and to challenge the status quo.


We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Principle Based Management™ (PBM™). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, PBM™ prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.