Company Controlling Specialist at Ericsson Ghana

Location: Greater Accra Region

With operations in 45 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and a staff complement of approximately 2 300, Ericsson is the largest global telecommunications vendor that is innovating, developing and improving the lives of people, business and society. We supply and service all major African operators, with market leadership in Mobile Broadband, Communication Services, Fixed Broadband Convergence, Operations and Business Support Systems. We also boast the largest MS community in the world and are the technology leaders in both Television and Media Management and the Service Enabling Area.
Ericsson truly believes that a successful business can only be built on successful people, so we are a people focused company. Our continuing leadership within the market place shows we have the ability to transform our business within a rapidly changing technological arena, through vision and diversity. Therefore our products have continued to shape the future for our customers and we are continually developing to meet new market opportunities.
Ericsson attracts and develops high performing, competent and motivated individuals, by building on everyone’s competence and ambition to succeed. We offer an exciting, diverse and challenging environment for this.

Job Title: Company Controlling Specialist
Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra Region
Company Controlling Specialist main responsibilities are to provide high quality accounting, support compliance to internal and external financial reporting requirements, and to support financial advice.
Key Responsibilities
  1. Ensure alignment with global financial processes and accounting directives
  2. Provide high quality accounting and financial reporting
  3. Provide correct Legal Entity Income Statements and Balance Sheets
  4. Support with financial advice
Main Activities
  1. Perform Period-End-Closing: accounts reconciliation, valuation, analysis of legal entity IS/BS, prepare journal vouchers
  2. Perform asset control activities
  3. Support legal forecasting
  4. Monitor precision in Transfer Pricing and initiate corrective actions
  5. Support follow-up on intercompany issues
  6. Maintain external contracts database
  7. Maintain general ledger master data
  8. Prepare statutory accounts, notes, and reports
  9. Prepare statistical returns
  10. Perform records retention governance activities
  11. Support development of financial processes
  12. Support identification and mitigation of financial risks
  13. Signoff of applicable SOX controls
  14. Support in statutory and FIRE audits
  15. Support efficiency and quality programs within Company Controlling Authorities
  16. Signing of applicable SOX key controls
Qualification and Requirements
Position Requirements
  1. Professional Competences
  2. Personal Traits
  3. Drive, Integrity, and Perspective
  4. Result orientation, Analytical, Networking/Team player
  5. Perseverance, Accurate, Proactive initiator
Experience & Education
  1. Academic degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or equivalent
Additional Information
  1. Experience: Mid-Senior level Functions: Finance Industries: Telecommunications Job ID:5561483

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