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Accounts Payable and General Ledger Specialist (UK/Italy) (m/f/d)

Your opportunity:

  • Responsible for all accounting work necessary to insure accounts payable are processed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Verify amount, payment terms and sales tax
  • Ensure that down payments and invoices are coded to the correct general ledger codes
  • Work with vendors and suppliers to resolve discrepancies, ensure cash discounts and/or confirm payment of outstanding invoices
  • Maintain vendor records
  • Process regular and ad-hoc General Ledger postings. Analyze and reconcile assigned General Ledger accounts
  • Perform all relevant closing activities for RtR and Asset Management area (monthly, quarterly, year-end) and reconcilia-tion
  • Support auditors during year-end audits
  • Work to drive process improvements in other accounting operation functions as assigned
  • Secure deadlines and assignments are executed accordingly to SLA


Your profile:

  • University degree in economics, management, accounting or other finance related
  • 5 years’ work experience in IFRS-accounting ideally at a Shared Service Center
  • SAP knowledge (FI- or AM-Module) is a plus
  • Certified accountant is a plus
  • High level of English (mandatory). Knowledge of other languages is a plus
  • Flexibility and capacity to work under pressure with regards to function and time
  • Systematic and quality-oriented way of working
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing 
  • Ability to interact with employees and customers (internally and externally) in a professional manner
  • The knowledge and competencies of our employees are our most valuable assets

Our Promise:

Convince us with your skills and strengths – in an experienced team, working on challenging tasks. With our leading-edge technologies and materials, you will have freedom to act and a wide range of development opportunities. Attractive remuneration as well as smart fringe benefits are part of our offer.

SGL Carbon is a leader in the development and manufacture of products based on specialty graphite and compo­sites materials. Using our comprehensive technology know-how and in close partnership with our customers, we develop intelligent and leading-edge solutions for the big issues of mobility, energy and digitization.

SGL Carbon has more than 4,700 employees worldwide and 31 sites in Europe, North America and Asia, and a ser­vice network in over 100 countries.

Publication Date:  Nov 19, 2023

Lavradio, PT, 2836-908

Business Unit:  Corporate Functions
Legal Unit:  SGL Business Services Lda
Functional Area:  Finance
Employment Type:  Full time

Job Segment: ERP, SAP, Accounts Payable, Accounting, Technology, Finance

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