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Accounting Reporting and Control Senior Subject Matter Expert

Accounting Reporting and Control Senior Subject Matter Expert

  • Location Hungary - Budapest
  • Travel required No travel is expected with this role
  • Job category Finance Group
  • Relocation available Relocation may be negotiable for this role
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code RQ070223
  • Experience level Intermediate
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Job summary



Job Family Group:

Finance Group

Job Summary:

We are a global energy business involved in every aspect of the energy system. We are working towards delivering light, heat and mobility to millions of people, every day. We are one of the very few companies equipped to solve some of the big complex challenges that matter for the future. We have a real contribution to make to the world's ambition of a low carbon future. Join us, and be part of what we can accomplish together. You can participate in our new ambition to become a net zero company by 2050 or sooner, and to help the world get to net zero.
In Hungary, we operate bp’s Global Business Services organization which is an integrated part of bp. Our people want to play their part in solving the big complex challenges facing our world today and, guided by our bp values, are working to help meet the world’s need for more energy while lowering carbon emissions. In our offices in Budapest and Szeged, we work in customer service, finance, accounting, procurement, HR services and other enabling functions – providing solutions across all of bp. Join our team, and develop your career in an encouraging, forward-thinking environment!

Job Description:

Would you like to discover how our diverse, hardworking people are leading the way in making energy cleaner and better – and how you can play your part in our world-class team?

Join our Finance Team and advance your career as an

Accounting Reporting and Control Senior Subject Matter Expert

In this role You will:

  • Establish strong relationship with business collaborators to ensure smooth operations and successful project delivery
  • Support Business clients in understanding their General Ledger and Reporting
  • Work with the GBS Europe Internal Control team to perform periodic self assessment activities and facilitate internal and external audit review
  • Provide effective support to system transformations during projects
  • Provide deep “process domain expertise” to support operations delivery, silent running, quality management and control
  • Provide guidance, support, training and mentoring for operations teams
  • Support Delivery in line with finance service centre strategy to meet agreed Service Level Agreements, Key Performance Indicators, targets and budgets.
  • Provide technical analysis and feedback regarding impact of projects, upgrades and modification, as well as provide feedback and updates back to the team
  • Support identifying technical training opportunities to build knowledge and capability across the department

What You will need to be successful:

  • Recognised accounting qualification
  • Proven experience in Financial Accounting
  • Demonstrated end to end process expertise in areas such as Group close, contract management, additional and supplementary information
  • Operational and/or design solution experience gained in a business
  • Experience supporting and implementing strategic plans across a team
  • Able to lead multiple/conflicting priorities with a strong track record of delivery against tight deadlines
  • Project management and organisational change experience in a multi-national environment would be preferable
  • Ability to align operational and project management tasks and priorities
  • Strong communication and cooperation skills
  • Innovation and Change Management competencies
  • Experience in continuous improvement tools and techniques such as Kaizen, Lean or Six-Sigma.
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and facilitation skills with ability to work with and influence cross functional teams from a variety of backgrounds and cultures

At bp, we provide the following environment & benefits to you:

  • Different bonus opportunities based on performance, wide range of cafeteria elements
  • Life & health insurance, medical care package
  • Flexible working schedule: home office up to 2 days/week, based on team agreement
  • Opportunity to build up long term career path and develop your skills with wide range of learning options
  • Family-friendly workplace e.g.: Extended parental leave, Mother-baby room
  • Well-being programs e.g.: Employee Assistance Program, Company Recognition Program
  • Possibility to join our social communities and networks
  • Chill-out and collaboration spaces in our beautiful Budapest Agora and Szeged offices e.g.: Play Zones, Office massage, Sports and music equipment
  • Assets like phone for private usage and company laptop are provided from the first day of employment with other equipment if requested

bp Hungary won the Most Attractive Employer 2022 Award (SSC / BSC sector) second time in a row at PwC's annual employer research. Come and join us!

Travel Requirement

No travel is expected with this role

Relocation Assistance:

Relocation may be negotiable for this role

Remote Type:

This position is a hybrid of office/remote working


Accounting for financial instruments, Accounting for financial instruments, Accounting policy, Accounting processes and financial systems, Analytical Thinking, Business process control, Business process improvement, Collaboration, Commercial acumen, Communication, Contract Management, Creativity and Innovation, Data Analysis, Data visualization and interpretation, Decision Making, Digital Automation, Digital fluency, Financial Accounting, Financial accounting and reporting, Financial Presentations, General Ledger (GL), Influencing, Influencing Others, Internal control and compliance, Long Term Planning {+ 5 more}

Legal Disclaimer:

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, socioeconomic status, neurodiversity/neurocognitive functioning, veteran status or disability status. Individuals with disabilities may request a reasonable accommodation related to bp’s recruiting process (e.g., accessing the job application, completing required assessments, participating in telephone screenings or interviews, etc.).  If you would like to request an accommodation related to the recruitment process, please contact us to request accommodations.

If you are selected for a position and depending upon your role, your employment may be contingent upon adherence to local policy.  This may include pre-placement drug screening, medical review of physical fitness for the role, and background checks.

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