Financieel medewerker - Accountant
For Dow Chemical in Terneuzen we are looking for a Fixed Asset Accountant.
The Fixed Asset Accountant is part of the global fixed asset team and takes care of the European, Middle-East and Africa region (EMEA). You need to have a basic understanding of the accounting set-up from an USGAAP, Tax and Statutory perspective and needs to be able to analyze basic data.
-Process transactions such as an asset sale, capitalizations, acquisitions, write-offs, transfers and asset master data changes, currency revaluations and measurements.
-Actively support the yearly fixed asset verification process.
-Record accurate, timely, accounting transactions to ensure integrity of financial data and all account balances are reconciled, reviewed and supported
-Manage fixed asset master data, assists internal partners in managing their capital spending, and ensures expenses are recorded in the appropriate period
-Monitor fixed asset master data and make sure the correct depreciation lifetimes are applied and ensure expenses are recorded in the appropriate period.
-Timely Capitalization of Assets with the correct depreciation lifetime and values.
-Pro-actively partners with the internal partners and perform and support reporting and analyzes from an USGAAP, Tax and Statutory perspective.
-Support & provide fixed asset reporting for supported functions.
-Accountable for providing guidance to the CPAM team members on fixed asset processes and system related topics.
-Provide support for the Replacement Asset Base, Property Tax and Income Tax by maintaining an accurate asset base.
-Understand how fixed asset management impacts business results, e.g. depreciation expenses and property taxes & insurance premiums.
-Focus on constant process standardization while ensuring to be compliant with local tax and governmental laws.
-Educate (cross) functional partners on fixed asset accounting policies and internal control matters.
-Identify and appropriately communicate potential risks and improvement opportunities
-Work on project activities related to company mergers and acquisitions.
-Advise on planned capital versus expense questions from business partners as well as on Capital Authorization Requests and proper Delegation of Authority type and amount.
Bachelor in Finance or Economics
3 to 5 years of experience in accounting
-Fluency in English (written & oral)
-Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Desktop applications
-Advanced knowledge of SAP
-Works independently, is self-motivated and accountable
-Ability to work towards tight deadlines
-Customer service mindset
-Excellent planning & organization skills
-Good team player and troubleshooter
-Able to work with diverse, cross functional team members and business partners
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