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Junior Business Service Center Accountant

Budapest, Hungary


Job Description

This is a key role within the Global Financial Services and Systems (GFSS) Function within the Budapest Business Centre. The primary objective of the role is to provide accurate financial analysis that can be used to support and influence decision making for Eaton Corporate Finance teams.


• Perform all necessary review, analysis and postings required in line with month end requirements and in line with accounting standards.
• Acquire & maintain complete understanding of the Eaton financial analysis tools including Oracle / Hyperion/ Encore/Radar/HFM/ to ensure accurate reporting
• Produce Month end reporting requirements including full balance sheet reconciliation, review and compliance checks
• Proactively seek new opportunities to improve the productivity within the Accounting team to ensure a value add service to key customers
• Develop, implement, and ensure compliance with internal financial and accounting policies and procedures.
• Participate in the preparation of, annual profit plan and forecasts and annual recharge process requirements across the EMEA region
• Insures adherence to standard accounting principles and practices under both local and US GAAP
• Complete all balance sheet monthly and quarterly deliverables and review  balance sheet positions for integrity of accruals
• Maintain key business relationships to provide excellent customer service
• Perform any other ad hoc financial tasks assigned as required
• Provide Internal and external audit support as required throughout the year
• Perform monthly Fx analysis, provide reasons for movement and make necessary adjustments for financial reporting
• Provide support for Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) validations


• Bachelor degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent

• Min. 1 year finance experience

• Risk profiling skills
• Data analysis skills
• Strong accounting knowledge
• Strong communication, evaluation and problem solving skills
• US GAAP Knowledge
• SOX Knowledge
• Comfort when dealing with senior management
• Professional presence
• Reporting and presentation skills
• Ability to operate and deliver independently without day to day supervision
• Display Initiative to identify and deliver innovative ideas and solutions
• Must have a “can do” attitude and be customer focused
• Excellent written and oral English communication skills

• Advanced PC / Technical Skills and Experience with Microsoft Office Products including MS Access, MS Excel and Visual Basic
• Solid knowledge of ERP preferably SAP
• Good interpersonal relationship skills, excellent focus on customer service and influencing ability
• Strong Analytical, Planning and Organizational Skills
• Thorough understanding of Accountancy, Corporate Policies, Corporate Procedures and Systems

• The position will require good networking capability and an ability to work well with senior personnel across the Corporation
• There will be a requirement to be available to work over month end period from time to time



We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 069910