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Reference Code:  64447

Financial Consolidation and Reporting Engineer

Richemont

Meyrin, GE, CH

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Richemont owns some of the world’s leading luxury goods Maisons, with particular strengths in jewellery, fine watches and premium accessories. Each Maison represents a proud tradition of style, quality and craftsmanship and Richemont seeks to preserve the heritage and identity of each of its Maisons. At the same time, we are committed to innovation and designing new products which are in keeping with our Maisons’ values, through a process of continuous creativity.

“This is a unique opportunity for a junior professional to contribute inside Group Technology to leverage both, your financial group accounting skills and IT skills, delivering current and future solutions for our Group Finance customers” José B., Tech Lead CPM

 

CONTEXT

This role is embedded in Richemont’s Group Technology product area “Finance” and belongs to the Product Team "Corporate Performance Management".

 

You are a business consultant creating value in a small team by design, realisation, maintenance, continuous improvement, and complex support of the current financial consolidation solution SAP SEM-BCS and will work on the transformation of the Group Finance ecosystem to updated solutions, e.g. SAP BI, SAC, S/4 and it’s module Group Reporting, while adhering best practices and compliance.

 

Additional to consolidation, you support the team and the business with reporting solution on plan and actual management data with SAP Analysis, SAC or other tools.

 

HOW WILL YOU MAKE AN IMPACT?

You will  be handling a specific scope, collaborating closely with the corresponding business counterparts, in topics such as:

  • Financial consolidation, including data collection via Excel or integration, Interunit elminiation, Valuation, Reclassification etc.
  • Exchange Rate and other market data handling for the whole group
  • Management Reporting
  • Real Estate Data Management

 

For these and other topics, you are expected to:

  • Maintain the technical solution end-to-end (today SAP SEM-BCS, in the future probably S/4 Group Reporting)
  • Implement new requirements derived from accounting rules changes (e.g. IFRS) or business model changes (e.g. mergers, segments etc.)
  • Assess enhancement requests and propose solutions
  • Proactively improve flows that can be optimized
  • Be ready to learn and master a new technology we decide to adopt for the future for the same function, and support the migration of a tool to this new technology

 

HOW WILL YOU EXPERIENCE SUCESS WITH US?

  • You hold an University degree in Information Technology or Engineering and/or certified qualifications in Financial Group Accounting and speak fluent English.
  • You have at least 2 years of experience with Financial Consolidation systems or projects and/or support (ideally SAP BCS or S/4 Group Reporting)
  • You are an advanced user of Microsoft Excel, being able to maintain and create complex VBA scripts.
  • Although not mandatory, it would also be beneficial to have some experience with reporting and planning tools such as SAP BI, SAP Analytics Cloud and/or Anaplan.
  • You demonstrate good teamwork as well as the capacity to liaise directly with senior consultants and business stakeholders in a professional manner, You are able to easily switch from an IT mindset to a business mindset and vice-versa.
  • You are reliable and responsible with sensitive data.       

 

HOW DO WE KEEP YOU SMILING?

The role is a good opportunity to learn more about Group Accounting on the job and to implement future solutions with us the next years and being part of a small but dynamic team.

 

YOUR JOURNEY WITH US:

1.    If your application is selected, we will reach out to you ASAP for an informal introductory call.

2.    The next step from there would be a first Technical interview with the Tech Lead Manager of Corporate Performance Management; and if there is a match, you will have a personal meeting with him/her and the senior consultant in the same area and our HR Business Partner.

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