Senior Expert Accounting Policies IFRS (m/f/d)

E.ON SE | Permanent | Full time


E.ON is one of the strongest operators of European energy networks and energy-related infrastructure, as well as a provider of advanced customer solutions for more than 50 million customers. With a total of over 75,000 employees we are represented in 15 countries. By focusing on two sustainable growth areas and with the acquisition of innogy, we are ideally positioned to drive the energy transition in Germany and Europe.

At E.ON diversity matters. We welcome all people and are convinced that differences make us stronger. Become part of our inclusive and diverse company culture!

We are looking for you as a Senior Expert Accounting Policies IFRS (m/f/d)  to join our Accounting Policies team within E.ON SE in Essen. Our preferred start date will be as soon as possible.


Areas of responsibility

  • Become an essential part of a highly qualified and motivated team, which is responsible for solving the most complex issues of group financial reporting

  • Independently identify and analyse critical accounting areas and topics and develop tailored accounting treatments

  • Support & advise groupwide projects (e.g. M&A) regarding accounting impacts 

  • Processing and audit-proof solution of complex fundamental issues of accounting and external reporting in the E.ON Group 

  • Specification and further development of Group accounting and valuation standards and E.ON's IFRS Accounting Guideline; lead and drive groupwide implementation projects

  • Be an active part of the groupwide accounting organization working together with E.ON's subsidiaries, Finance Services and other HQ departments internationally


Your profile

  • Graduate degree in Business Administration / Economics with focus on international financial reporting (IFRS) with strong academic record or similar qualification

  • Several years of professional experience in the area of accounting according to IFRS in an international industrial company or a Big 4 auditing firm

  • An exam as auditor or tax consultant or a doctorate would be appreciated

  • Excellent knowledge of IFRS

  • Strong analytical skills combined with pragmatic spirit

  • Team player with good communication skills coupled with assertiveness

  • Well-developed stakeholder management skills and ability for good interdepartmental "cooperation" with an ability to build trustful relations

  • High level of self-organisation, commitment, personal drive and energy as well as high willingness to constantly learn and develop and to drive change

  • Ability to work under pressure and stick to tight deadlines

  • Fluent in German and Business English


What we offer


Be part of E.ON SE and benefit from...

  • an integrated overview of the entire E.ON Group 
  • wide-ranged and tailor-made training portfolios and job entry programs
  • additional occupational pension scheme as well as saving benefits
  • support of work-life balance with flexible working-hours and family service in terms of arrangements for childcare
  • promoting health and well-being at work by medical screenings, company-owned gym 
  • corporate benefits for E.ON shares, VRR jobtickets, free car park, meal subsidy as well as special discounts


Do you have questions?

For further information please contact Nicole Lasek, nicole.lasek@eon.com, +49 175 1193041. Are you already convinced that this is the next step in your career? If yes, we would be happy if you would register and apply online!

What you need to know:

Contract type: Permanent
Working time: Full time
Company: E.ON SE
Function area: Finance/Accounting/Controlling/Tax

Location: Essen

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