Finance Associate in Sustainability Reporting Area

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What you'll do


Your main focus areas will cover:

  • Analysis and implementation of existing and upcoming external national and international sustainability disclosure requirements such as CSRD/ESRS, EU Taxonomy, ISSB, SEC etc.
  • Support the readiness of SAP's external reporting processes for the upcoming changes in sustainability reporting.
  • Preparation of internal contributors and stakeholders for the new regulations.
  • Support the coordination and orchestration of yearly and quarterly sustainability disclosures and ensure timely and correct delivery of these disclosures.
  • Support the coordination with SAP’s auditor for sustainability disclosures.
  • Support the implementation of SAP sustainability solutions @SAP.


What you bring

  • Required 1-2 years of professional experience in corporate accounting (e.g., providing accounting guidance, overseeing preparation and review of financial statements) - experience in Big 4 audit firm is a plus.
  • University degree in Business Administration, preferably with a focus in accounting/auditing and other similar education (PhD is a plus).
  • Basic knowledge of sustainability reporting regulations such as CSRD/ESRS, SASB, TCFD, ISSB.
  • Good English level. Any other language will be of value.
  • Technical affinity/interest, agile and digital mindset.
  • Skills to identify risk, propose solutions, be innovative and proactive in a dynamic environment, as well as a resilient and strong team player in a virtual and international team.


About the team


You will be a member of the Sustainability Reporting area in the External Reporting & Accounting Technology team (belonging to the Corporate Financial Reporting department).


This area comprises two workstreams:

  • Standards & Regulations: ultimately responsibility for SAP’s corporate external reporting and its compliance with regulatory requirements (according to CSRD/ESRS, EU Taxonomy, ISSB and SEC standards) including engagement with SAP’s auditor.
  • Support Strategic Technology: engaging with SAP IT as well as Product Development to drive digital transformation at CFR in the area of sustainability.

What you can expect is professional onboarding, exciting career progression, a diverse work environment providing growth opportunities, learning & development possibilities, and an international business network for you to leverage. Interesting non-work related activities (volunteering, charity, sport events,..).
This role is based at the ultra-modern Metronom office building directly above the Nove Butovice metro station. The location encompasses SAP's vision for the perfect work-life balance by featuring uniquely decorated relaxation rooms, parents' and kids' room.


Yearly bonuses, sick days paid and sick leaves fully refunded, flexible start/end of working hours, contributions to the pension/life insurance, meal vouchers, holidays 5 weeks, educational courses, coaching and mentoring opportunities, free massage, cafeteria plan, free fitness studio, generous shares program, etc




We build breakthroughs together

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

We win with inclusion

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.
SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team:
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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Requisition ID: 391631  | Work Area: Finance  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Graduate  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  391631
Posted Date:  May 15, 2024
Work Area:  Finance
Career Status:  Graduate
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Prague 5, CZ, 158 00

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