Technical Finance Specialist in Accounting

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You are working in the Corporate Financial Reporting department of SAP. This department is directly assigned to the CFO of SAP and is responsible for the completeness and correctness of SAP’s accounting and external financial reporting under German and International law.

Corporate Financial Reporting is structured in different teams:

  • Corporate Revenue Recognition
  • External Reporting and Accounting Technology (ERAT)
  • IFRS Police and Center of Expertise
  • Local Accounting and Reporting


The position is assigned to the Infrastructure Team in CARPI team which is – amongst others - the owner of the accounting guideline and group chart of accounts. It evaluates, decides and oversees IFRS accounting topics for subsidiaries worldwide that have a global impact. In addition, the team monitors the closing cycle and executes E2E accounting processes within Corporate Centers of Expertise such as CoE M&A Accounting, Financial Instruments, etc.

The team also provides advice on all non-routine IFRS-related accounting questions raised related to the CoEs, including the respective accounting research activities and discussions with external auditors.


The role as Finance Specialist is mainly focused on support in various automation/ digitalization related projects as well as handling daily requests, related to GL accounts. It comprises working with different departments (e.g. Controlling, Tax, IT, Local reporting etc.), as well being actively involved in setting up new tools for SAP, while bringing with you comprehensive accounting background.



  • University Master-degree, with special topics in finance, preferably accounting and/or auditing
  • Very good understanding of IFRS accounting rules
  • Interest in keeping up to date technically on aspects of accounting
  • Good English skills
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting-related functionalities in SAP ERP
  • Good organization and communication skills; assertive; ability to balance multiple projects in a fast-paced environment


  • 3-6 years of working experience in the area of accounting and reporting under IFRS or in the assurance area of an audit firm

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.




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Requisition ID: 364867  | Work Area: Finance  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  364867
Posted Date:  May 20, 2023
Work Area:  Finance
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

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