Monday , October 2 2023

Henkel Jobs – Accounting Manager

Website Henkel

Job Description:

At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box – take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as a local accounting process expert for HR in their design and use of ADP payroll systems, supported by SSC accounting teams
  • Review monthly account reconciliations prepared by SSC, assist in problem resolution of escalated issues, and improve reconciliations to better monitor and minimize risks
  • Participate in cross-team and cross-functional projects such as migration of acquired companies to Henkel payroll systems and Henkel benefits
  • Oversee activities and provide guidance to Payroll Benefits Accounting Shared Service Center (SSC) team in Manila, Philippines
  • Understand and manage Payroll Benefits processes; Seek opportunities to improve, simplify and automate the processes
  • Support HR and/or Functional Controllers to establish annual fringe benefit rates and monitor actual costs during the year
  • Support external auditors and coordinate payroll and benefits audit requests among HR and SSC during annual audit

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for interacting with all levels of management and global colleagues
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and master new systems and processes, to understand and resolve issues, and to lead projects and drive changes
  • Strong Excel skills for data analysis, verification, and cost modeling; Experience with SAP a plus
  • Flexible with working hours, and willing to have meetings occasionally from home in the evenings with Manilla SSC
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business with a minimum of 3 years of accounting experience; First-hand experience handling payroll accounting and/or benefits accounting processes and issues is highly preferred. Please note that this is a Finance position instead of a HR position.
  • Able to multi-task, but still stay organized with open topics

Job Details:

Company: Henkel

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Hartford, CT, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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