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Financial Reporting Expert

Financial Reporting Expert
Central Europe


About you

You thrive in an international company where things move fast. Ensuring that deadlines are being met is what motivates you, and you like to work in an environment where numbers and KPI’s are key words. You have a thorough understanding of Accounting Concepts, Procedures and Regulations in an international environment.

You are a real team-player, but you also know how to work independently without daily instructions, and you have a “can-do-attitude.” With your excellent communication skills you know how to approach all layers of the organization, and with your general curiosity you are continuously seeking to improve and adapt easily to changes. You are willing to travel to different RHI Magnesita sites when the need is there.


In addition, you have:


  • At least 5 years experience in financial accounting and reporting
  • Completed business education (HAK, FH, University) including Chartered Accountant exams
  • High-level skilled profession within usage of SAP and MS Office; basic knowledge of HFM (Hyperion Financial management) is an advantage
  • Good knowledge in accounting (e.g. IAS/IFRS)
  • Fluent in German and English (verbal and in writing), any additional language will be considered an asset
  • Open minded team-player with hands-on mentality


About the job

As a Senior Financial Reporting Expert your task will be to oversee all financial aspects of the RHI Magnesita entities in Austria, Germany and Switzerland. You will be fully responsible for the accounting activities and reporting activities according to local GAAP and IAS/IFRS as well as the flow of accurate financial information to the head of Regional Finance. You will act as the intermediary between the internal shared service center in Spain, the Corporate and Group functions and external parties.


Your tasks will include amongst others:

  • Ensure legal entity reporting is done accurately and in compliance with local statutory requirements and group accounting guidelines (IAS/IFRS)
  • Overall control of all financial transactions and accounting matters
  • Cooperation with and supervision of our shared services center in Spain
  • Payment approval for payroll and supplier invoices.
  • Preparation and submission of monthly, quarterly and annual accounting statements including the Annual Group Statutory Reporting packages
  • Close cooperation with group auditors and other external parties
  • Ensuring company compliance with RHI Magnesita’s corporate internal control procedures and guidelines
  • Supporting of internal finance projects


What we bring to the table

We are the acknowledged industry leader in innovative technology. Our company is defined by people. That’s why we attach so much importance to our employees. We have a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages openness, fresh thinking and initiative. We are pragmatic, positive and optimistic.


As a much-valued employer:

  • We offer you a varied and challenging role within the world market leader that is driving positive change
  • We give you the opportunity to take part in shaping the future of the industry leader in innovative technology Empowerment to take responsibility and force your own career success
  • You will have the opportunity to learn, to lead and to build something new with colleagues from around the world
  • We attach importance to a respectful and cherishing environment with open decision-making processes
  • We promote direct communication, openness and collaboration with our award-winning and innovative employee app
  • We offer you a full-time position (38.5 hours / week) in the Finance and Reporting Department at headquarters Vienna with an annual gross salary of at least € 60.000,-- (full time basis). The actual level of remuneration depends on your qualifications and professional experience. We value your expertise and are permanently aware of market references to design attractive packages.


Do you recognize yourself in this role?

We are looking forward to your online application! Please upload your resume including your personal profile via our career page. Applications via e-mail will not be taken into consideration.


About RHI Magnesita

RHI Magnesita is the result of the combination of RHI and Magnesita to form the global leading supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems and services. With more than 12.000 employees across more than 40 countries and € 2.9 billion in revenues we are the driving force of the refractory industry. But to deliver results for customers, that technology has to be put to work effectively. By people. That’s why we attach so much importance to our employees. Do you want to know more? Check out www.rhimagnesita.com