Financial Accountant Level 1 - AP

Dalian | China (Peoples Republic of) | Accounting & Finance

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organisation:

  • Ensuring correct and daily execution of key responsibilities in the GBS Center according to the requirements of GBS policies, procedures and guidelines, and according to the Group Accounting Manual for specific area of responsibility (Accounts receivable/Accounts payable/General Ledger/Retail)
  • Self-directed worker for a specific service area
  • Supports organizational effectiveness through the identification and communication of process improvement opportunities

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform accounting tasks in AP/AR/RTL for small,  larger and more complex markets, having to deal with specific cases of each market
  • Check and review master data changes
  • Perform quality check on the work output within the team
  • Create and maintain desktop procedures, checking for inconsistencies and improvement opportunities
  • Reconcile accounts to Group reporting (GRAPE) and resolve differences
  • Handling of internal and external customer queries on standard and more complex cases
  • Prepare and review training material and give training on specific cases for own area of responsibility
  • Technical expert on TX Shuttle and EDI
  • Monitoring of work request and allocation (ticketing and e-mails)
  • Perform and support period end processing tasks
  • VAT expert within own area of responsibility
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement projects
  • Identify problems and propose solutions



Key Relationships:

  • Team colleagues
  • Superior
  • Colleagues connected via the process area in other parts of GBS
  • Business Partner key contacts (only some areas e.g. GL)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Good communication skills
  • Customer service mindset
  • Very good English level
  • Good accounting knowledge

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • University degree or equivalent education required
  • Minimum of 3 years’ work experience in payments and/or receivables areas


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The Facts

Jobtitle Financial Accountant Level 1 - AP
Team Accounting & Finance
Brand adidas
Location Dalian
Country China (Peoples Republic of)
Number 191952
Position Type Full time
Date Mar-12, 2019
Relocation no

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