Accounting Specialist

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Viacom is a leading global branded entertainment company across television, motion pictures and wide range of digital media platforms. Viacom is home of the world's premier entertainment brands that connect with audiences through compelling content across television, motion picture, online and mobile platforms in approximately 170 countries and territories. With media networks reaching approximately 700 million global households, Viacom's leading brands include MTV, VH1, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Comedy Central, Comedy Central Extra, SPIKE, Paramount Channel and VIVA. Paramount Pictures, America's oldest film studio and creator of many of the most beloved motion pictures, continues today as a major global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment.

The company’s Global Business Services (SSC) function started its operation in Hungary in 2010 and now the RTR, OTC, PTP, Direct Tax, Indirect Tax, Intercompany Centre of Excellence, SOx and Compliance Departments are supporting customers and business partners across EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa). Since 2017 Viacom’s accounting (RTR) department has been accredited by ACCA as an Approved Employer for Professional & Trainee Development.

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Accounting Specialist

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Tasks and activities

  • Maintain invoices registers for Amsterdam Office and for internal use
  • Prepare and report daily cash receipt log for LA and bank file for internal use, other cash reporting on a monthly basis
  • Processing of several types of postings in the General Ledger (accruals, payroll uploads, IC settlements, tax, clearings, loan, etc.)
  • Maintenance of IC loan schedule together with Viacom Treasury based in NY
  • Preparation of intercompany reconciliations, payment proposals and clearing entries relating to IC accounts
  • Processing of invoices relating to the divisions of Paramount (Theatrical, Home entertainment, TV, Digital, Intercompany, other)
  • Handle intercompany accounting entries relating to shared services agreement/tax structure
  • Preparation monthly, quarterly, annual reports to local authorities
  • Support internal/external audits
  • Assist with activities related to Local Statutory Financial Statement
  • Assist with ad hoc request as needed from local Management, EBSC and/or LA


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BSC diploma

Experience in this profession

1-3 years

Additional requirements (certifications, special knowledge, software etc.)

  • Recognized Accounting/Finance degree
  • Certified Accountant
  • Good command of English, preferably another language
  • Minimum 1 - 2 years experience in a similar finance position, preferably within an international organization or SSC
  • Proficient in MS Word and Excel
  • Service minded
  • Pro-active
  • Team-player
  • Accurate and organized
  • Independent
  • Analytical
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in fast phased environment
  • No 9 to 5 mentality
  • ‘Hands-on’ approach to work, problem solving and continuously wanting to improve ways of working.

What we offer

  • A truly multinational team
  • Fast career advancement
  • Regular teambuildings
  • Shuttle bus service
  • Employee fitness card
  • Fruit days twice a week
  • Cafeteria

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Junior team member


Permanent employee for definite time

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