Accounting specialist at Tesla

Do you want to proceed your career at one of the most innovative brands in the world? Are you the accounting specialist that likes to work in a challenging, fast moving organization? Than Tesla is looking for you! We are looking for an experienced financial specialist.

What are you going to do?
This role is for an Accounting Specialist on the EMEA Payroll team. The role will primarily be focused on payroll accounting responsibilities, including timely completion of account reconciliations, research and resolve reconciling items, payroll journal entries and account analysis/metrics.

We are seeking a candidate with strong experience performing account reconciliations with large volumes of data. The candidate must be very comfortable using Excel to organize and analyze data quickly. Experience using Power Query and SQL to organize/query data is a plus. Leveraging technology and improving processes will be a critical success factor to scaling our accounting work as Tesla continues to grow.

You as an accounting specialist should have a strong understanding of the underlying accounting principles related to account reconciliations and be driven to research and resolve unrecorded items. The EMEA Payroll accounting team interacts with many partners within Tesla, including EMEA and NA Payroll, HR, Corporate Accounting, Accounts Payable, and Treasury. You must have strong communication skills and prior experience collaborating with peers on process improvement projects.

Waar ga je werken?

Tesla is an American producer of electric cars, trucks and energy storing systems for houses, industrial and electricity networks. They operate in a worldwide network of shops to sell their vehicles. Did you know Tesla is named after Nikola Tesla, an electrical engineer and physicist? The founder of Tesla is Elon Musk. Tesla’s presence in the Netherlands is huge because of it’s excellent shipping options. The European headquarters is located in Amsterdam, but Tilburg holds the companies assembly factory and European warehouse.

Wat vragen wij?

Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Accounting
Passed CPA exam (or CPA candidate) preferred
2-4 years of relevant experience in a fast-paced accounting operations environment; experience at a public company is a plus
Strong Microsoft Excel skills required; SQL experience is a plus
Passionate about process improvement and automation
Experience working with large ERP systems such as Microsoft Dynamics AX preferred
Effective communication and collaboration skills
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work well in a fast-paced environment

What do we offer?
A competitive salary;
A fulltime job at Tesla for 6 months;
Working from home.