Business Process Owner Accounting w/m Job


Location: 

Colombes, Île-de-France, France

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  Finance and Accounting
Posting Date:  Feb 19, 2024

Arkema has established itself as France’s leading chemical producer and a world leader in specialty chemicals and advanced materials. With annual sales of €8.8 billion and 20,000 people employed in some 55 countries, the Group pursues ambitious recruitment objectives both in France and around the world. Arkema offers diverse employment opportunities in 200 job functions and professions in four major fields: industrial, R&D, business, and support functions.

Reaching far beyond your discoveries!

Regarded as one of the world’s leading innovators, Arkema has made research one of the pillars of its strategy. For example by discovering new solutions to help reduce the weight of materials, hence cut down consumption. By developing innovative thermal insulation systems that can optimize the energy performance of buildings. Or by seeking new applications for its biosourced products at the service of greater sustainable development.

Innovative and durable solutions

Our high performance products have applications in wide-ranging areas, from new generation car batteries or telephones to recyclable wind turbine blades, from adhesives for the protective backsheets of solar panels to drinking water filtration systems, from running shoes and acrylic resins with no solvent and no volatile organic compound for 3D printing to molecular sieves for portable oxygen devices used by people suffering from respiratory failure… Joining Arkema means being part of a Group enjoying sustained growth that in little more than a decade has built up an exemplary achievement record, setting high ambitions for itself and for its employees. All our job opportunities are open to people with disabilities at equal merit or with equal skill levels.

Mission Details


Arkema recruits for its headquarters in Colombes a Business Process Owner Accounting.

 

Located in Colombes, in the Hauts-de-Seine department (92), Arkema France's head office employs over 800 people.
The facility houses the Group's functional divisions and most of its business units.
The 4.20 workshop, a design showroom dedicated to our innovative solutions, was created to learn about and experiment with our chemistry.
Link showroom with virtual visit:  https://www.arkema.com/global/fr/arkema-group/our-materials/latelier-4-20-by-arkema/

 

Integrated within the Finance Department in France and under the responsibility of the Finance Optimization Department Manager, you will be the SAP lead 
for the global group's core model in the Record To Report, Fixed Asset, and Tax processes. As the Global Business Process Owner,
you will be responsible to deploy the Core Model processes and if necessary, adapting them due to local standards/norms, maintaining a strong 
understanding of accounting stakeholders, and providing the necessary support to users.

 

In collaboration with operational and IT teams, you will:

• Act as a guardian of the global "Core Model" and ensure long-term compliance with group best practices across all accounting
 functions through Change Management sessions and training.
• Deploy the functional and organizational Core Model for accounting functions within EMEA region subsidiaries, analyze specific needs,
 and recommend suitable solutions in close collaboration with regional BPOs, especially during deployments, mergers & acquisitions (in and out),
 or the addition of new functionalities.
• Facilitate gap analysis and design workshops during the implementation of SAP in new entities, actively participate in testing and data migrations.
• Develop and deliver user training modules (e-learning) and periodically conduct in-depth sessions as part of the Accounting Academy program.
• Actively contribute to change management efforts in Finance organizations as they centralize accounting functions into Shared Service Centers.

Required Profile

• Graduated from a Business School or Master's degree program with a specialization in accounting/finance.
• Significant prior experience in the accounting field using SAP or as an SAP FI consultant.
• Ability to construct or adapt accounting flows in compliance with accounting standards (IFRS & local GAAP).
• Proficient in English, enabling you to work effectively in a multicultural context (numerous interactions with Asia Pacific & the Americas)
 as part of global projects.
• Strong team spirit and effective communication skills.
• This position may require occasional short-term international travel.
 

 

A designer of materials and innovative solutions, Arkema shapes materials and creates new uses that accelerate customer performance. Our balanced business portfolio spans high-performance materials, industrial specialties and coating solutions. Our globally recognized brands are ranked among the leaders in the markets we serve. Reporting annual sales of €8.8 billion ($10.4 billion USD) in 2018, we employ approximately 20,000 people worldwide and operate in close to 55 countries. We are committed to active engagement with all our stakeholders. Our research centers in North America, France and Asia concentrate on advances in bio-based products, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation.

Arkema Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Arkema Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence.

Who we are? Arkema is a world leader in Innovative Materials for a Sustainable World with the ambition to become a pure Specialty Materials player.

We thrive as One Arkema, comprised of many businesses and brands including Bostik, ArrMaz, and more! and operating with a global reach in 55 countries with more than 21,100 employees. Each one contributes to positioning Arkema as a recognized leader of specialty chemicals and advanced materials, reporting annual sales of €11.5 billion, of which 2.6% allocated to R&D for 1,800 researchers in 16 R&D centers.

If you pursue excellence, love innovation and are inspired by challenges, we encourage you through www.arkema.com to learn more about our values – Solidarity, Performance, Simplicity, Empowerment, and Inclusion – and how we concentrate on advances in bio-based and recyclable materials, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation.

Reaching far beyond your discoveries!

The legal information below pertains specifically to positions posted in the United States, however we strive for diversity, equity and inclusion in all the countries that we hire.
Arkema Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Arkema Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting and hiring.

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Who we are? Arkema is a world leader in Innovative Materials for a Sustainable World with the ambition to become a pure Specialty Materials player.
We thrive as One Arkema, comprised of many businesses and brands including Bostik, ArrMaz, and more! and operating with a global reach in 55 countries with more than 21,100 employees. Each one contributes to positioning Arkema as a recognized leader of specialty chemicals and advanced materials, reporting annual sales of €11.5 billion, of which 2.6% allocated to R&D for 1,800 researchers in 16 R&D centers.
If you pursue excellence, love innovation and are inspired by challenges, we encourage you through www.arkema.com to learn more about our values – Solidarity, Performance, Simplicity, Empowerment, and Inclusion – and how we concentrate on advances in bio-based and recyclable materials, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation.
Reaching far beyond your discoveries!

The legal information below pertains specifically to positions posted in the United States, however we strive for diversity, equity and inclusion in all the countries that we hire.
Arkema Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Arkema Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting and hiring.

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