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Country Accounting and Reporting Manager

  • Posted: 3 Sep 2021
  • Finance
  • Budapest
  • Hungary

About the job


Accounting and Reporting Senior Manager is responsible for ensuring Financial Compliance with Group core model and local rules as well as proper monthly and yearly closings. You will be also responsible for:

  • managing the financial audits,
  • issuing the statutory financial statements (including signature of them), with coordination of the CBS Finance other team, especially with Tax Team and the Fixed Assets, Interco and Stock team, but also in coordination with the controlling team of the Hungarian Business Units,
  • managing the monthly closings and reviewing the closing process KPI
  • managing the local tax reporting (VAT & CIT declarations, intrastat)
  • implementing action plans to improve the efficiency of the GL and Tax activities.
  • managing the team of Reporting Manager & Tax specialist.

About you


To succeed in this role we believe you need to have:

  • 10+ years' professional experience gained in a complex environment,
  • ideally a background as an auditor from Big4 companies or chief accountant from FMCG industry
  • solid expertise in IFRS and in local accounting rules and solid tax knowledge of Hungarian jurisdiction
  • ACCA or chartered accountant certification
  • strong Information Systems knowledge including processes and controls (SAP knowledge preferred),
  • team management skills,
  • ability to work in stress and meet deadlines, strong goal orientation,
  • ownership and autonomy,
  • ability to drive relationship with Business Units and the change,
  • fluency in English & Hungarian;

About us


DANONE is not an ordinary company - we are a group of companies fulfilling our mission, according to which "we bring health to as many people as possible". Taking the role of Accounting and Reporting Senior Manager you will join Finance Control Department within Danone Business Service that brings together four different business functions - HR, IT, Finance and the General Secretary (communication, external relations and regulatory).

For more information about Danone, our divisions and culture, please explore careers.danone.com.



  • A job which could easily turn into a career in Danone.
  • International work environment.
  • Highly visible position within organization.
  • Flexible working hours and home office policy.
  • On top of that you will have access to the benefits we offer to you and your family, including private medical care, benefit package for parents, life insurance, social fund or employee discounts.



If you like our proposal and you want to join the group of DANONE please apply by finding your application form under “APPLY” button.



Application procedure

  • Resume and Cover letter

  • Interview #1

  • Interview #2

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