Experienced Accountant

Date posted:
Company: VF Corporation
Location: Milan (Lombardy), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

For our Milan office we are looking for an experienced Accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions.

The responsibilities include reconciling account balances, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures, also ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all our accounting tasks.

A successful Accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports.

Responsibilities

  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable

  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results

  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status

  • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending

  • Provide technical support and advice on Accounting Manager

  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures

  • Collaborate with accounting assistants and bookkeepers

  • Provide input into department’s goal setting process

  • Support in preparation of financial statements and produce disclosure details

  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance

  • Support month-end and year-end close process

  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

  • Ensure compliance with USGAAP and ITAGAAP principles

  • Agents management

  • Provide support for ASC842 Lease Accounting management with Central team

  • Liaise with Financial Manager and Accounting Manager to improve financial procedures

Requirements

  • Knowledge of accounting procedures

  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (ITA and US Gaap)

  • Awareness of business trends

  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements

  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process

  • Experience with SAP

  • Accuracy and attention to detail

  • Advanced MS Excel skills

  • Fluent English

VF Group is a diverse and inclusive environment. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, veteran status, sexual orientation or preference, or physical or mental disability.

Since we are an equal opportunity employer, one of our aims is to hire a diverse workforce; including individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability, don't be afraid to indicate it in the curriculum.