Job Description / Skills Required
The primary responsibilities for this position include supporting Groupon’s global ERP solution (NetSuite), developing & executing test plans for patches / product enhancements, and acting as liaison between IT and our global accounting team’s to define business requirements and maintain accounting-related tools.
This role will report to the Director of Financial Systems and be based in Warsaw, Poland
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Act as first line of support to provide issue resolution for NetSuite application users.
Support the accounting teams through month-end, quarterly, and annual financial close activities.
Identify new system requirements, determine impact on existing systems & business processes, and develop appropriate specifications for product enhancement requests.
Provide occasional training for ERP system users globally.
Create ad-hoc reporting and queries to assist finance teams and business stakeholders.
Provide regular updates to management on issues arising from end users.
Communicate with multiple departments within the organization to resolve any global issues.
Work with both external and internal auditors to ensure SOX compliance
Desirable candidates will have the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or equivalent work experience
3-5 years of experience in financial systems, accounting or finance
Experience with large ERP Tools/Applications required – NetSuite and/or Oracle experience preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills – proven ability to effectively translate technical information to non-technical individuals
Experience of working with remote employees and contractors in different time zones (USA, Asia, Latin America) is highly desirable
Positive attitude, strong analytical and excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to learn new processes quickly and manage/prioritize multiple work streams effectively
Experience building complex reports, dashboards, and scorecards is helpful
Strong initiative and the desire to see a project through until completion.
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills a must
Understanding of relational databases and ability to write SQL queries is preferred