Start at Itron GmbH, a German subsidiary of Itron Inc. With more than 450 employees we are one of the leading suppliers of gas, measuring and regulation techniques and represent the group-
wide competence centre in the Gas Segment in Karlsruhe
Senior Accountant Tax specialist (m / f / d)
In this role you will be part of our Global Business Services (GBS) Department, which takes care of all Itron Accounting & Compliances for EMEA.
You will be the go-to-person for all German legal entities regarding financial questions, especially the ones related to Tax.
Duties & Responsibilities :
Responsible for preparation and submission of Germany Direct Taxes
Responsible for the annual tax audits liaising with our International tax team and external advisors.
Completion of the quarter end forecast and actual tax computations for US GAAP reporting purposes
Responsible for relevant German Statistical and Environmental Returns
Supporting the preparation and arranging the filing of German Financial Statements
Acting as a local based finance liaison in cooperation with your manager
Build relationships with and support key contacts across the organization
Ensure financial records are in compliance with US and Local GAAP
Coordination with customs manager on customs audits, tasks and activities to insure legal and tax compliance and to solve customs issues
Assistance with ad-hoc appointments with authorities and notaries for notarizations and certifications
Other ad-hoc tasks as required including project related finance work as it arises
Consistently maintain appropriate internal controls and upholds company policies & procedures
Ownership of KPI delivery, and improvements where required, on a monthly basis.
Preferred Skills & Experience :
You already gained several years’ experience in a similar role, ideally in an international global acting company
Strong technical accounting knowledge, for Germany (HGB) and with US GAAP
Ability to understand and critically assess financial business processes
Ability to establish and develop effective relationships
Strong oral and written communication skills in English and German are mandatory
Education : formal Accounting qualifications with international experience preferred
Please send your application in English via the Apply Now button.
Itron GmbH, Hardeckstraße 2, 76185 Karlsruhe / Deutschland