Chief Accountant

Finance Bucharest, Romania


Xylem |ˈzīləm|    
1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;    
2) a leading global water technology company.    
Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues. Xylem is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.    
If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at​.    
The Role:    
  • Manage month-end close iScala / SAP data upload into Onestream System
  • Manage Onestream system updates
  • Manage the local books according to the local tax rules
  • Prepare all the necessary tax reports for deadline 
  • Perform cost allocation and necessary cost re-class transactions
  • Prepare and upload supplemental, cost of sales, working capital and headcount files.
  • Preparation of Monthly and Quarterly reports and uploading them to the reporting portal. 
  • Perform / review account reconciliations 
  • Update SOX documentation, ensure appropriate segregation of duties, perform certain SOX controls 
  • Prepare / submit certain statistical reports 
  • Support intercompany reconciliations and monthly netting 
  • Book bank statements 
  • Proficient in oral and written Romanian and English; knowledge of Hungarian languages is an advantage
  • University degree in Economics
  • 5+ years experience as Chief Accountant 
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong collaborative and respectful people leadership and business acumen
  • Ability to work with diverse workforce and customer base
  • Excellent analytical, influential, and reasoning behaviors
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Teams
  • Contribute to our mission: Let’s Solve Water
  • We offer you a professional career in one of the leading multinational company, challenging work
  • Internal development opportunities
  • Excellent atmosphere, friendly environment, teamwork
Why Work at Xylem!   
We offer you a creative and international environment where you get the opportunity to focus on your personal and professional development together with committed and helpful colleagues. Engage as a volunteer through Xylem´s business program for community initiatives Xylem Watermark:   
Everyone's equal value   
We want people, regardless of skin color, age, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity, to feel at home, not just at Xylem, but everywhere in the world. For us, diversity, equality, and inclusion mean more than just a policy or a set of methods. Diversity, equality, and inclusion are fundamental parts of our corporate culture and a key to long-term growth.