General information

Country
United Kingdom
City
Solihull
Department
Finance
Job ID
28112

Description & Requirements

General Ledger Accountant
Solihull, UK


Position Summary:

We are looking for a General Ledger Accountant to join our team based from our Blythe Valley office in Solihull.  The main purpose of this role is to undertake the general ledger accounting and statutory submissions for several legal entities of Infor 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 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 as required

What You Will Need:
Required skills:
  • Good knowledge of excel 
  • Fluent in English and additional European language
  • Possessing 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
  • The ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Previous financial accounting experience essential, 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.

What Will Put You Ahead?
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Attention to detail
  • Work on own initiative, high level of motivation
  • Possess a “can do” attitude
  • Strong team player/contributor
  • Communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Planning, prioritising and organisation of workload
  • Problem solving skills
  • Reliable and flexible

About Infor

Infor delivers end-to-end ERP and strategic edge applications that are integrated and delivered in a multi-tenant cloud. We believe that customers need industry-specific solutions, and that one size does not fit all.


We are proud to serve more than 68,000 companies worldwide. Infor is a standalone subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., which has annual revenues of over $110 billion.

For more information visit www.infor.com


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.