General Electric Finance Specialist Statutory- Russian speaking in Budapest, Hungary

About Us:

GE Global Operations is GE's multi-functional shared services organizations focused on delivering better outcomes at lower cost for our businesses and our customers. The strong partnership between Global Operations and GE Businesses creates a collaborative work culture and broadens best practice and industry knowledge sharing across the enabling functions. We believe that by keeping GE customers at the heart of everything we do, we will help GE work smarter, better and faster, allowing GE businesses to be more competitive in the global marketplace.

We are teams of functional process and domain experts, focused on the solutions that deliver results for the company. We think Big, we act as One, We deliver with Speed … so GE Works.

Role Summary:

The Statutory Global Ops Finance European Team is a component of the Global Ops Finance Europe organisation. The team is in charge to provide Statutory services to the legal entities (800+) operated by the GE affiliates across 31 countries in Europe in contact with the local/regional business controllership teams and the local corporate tax teams. Services are governed by the GE Enterprise Standards and GE Map 20.30.

Essential Responsibilities:

Services scope include filing annual local legal entities Statutory accounts (from Stat filing planning to board meeting and filing to the local regulators including KPMG audit where necessary) and preparing local tax returns (CIT, VAT and other local Taxes) under the strict control of the corporate tax team.

  • Wing to wing statutory accounting - from planning to filing

  • Preparation of Statutory financials for local and regional business controllers

  • Coordinate audit with all related internal (R2R, B2P, Treasury), and external stakeholders (auditors, tax)

  • Participating in migration projects, ERP deployment projects

  • Lead and participate in simplification projects


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration

  • Strong financial accounting knowledge, multi GAAP experience - preferably external audit / public accounting experience

  • Excellent communication, effective interpersonal skills, strong stakeholder management skills, highly professional style

  • Proven ability to manage multiple priorities

  • Strong Russian and English knowledge both in written and oral

  • Willingness to travel

Desired Characteristics:

Your benefits

  • Flexible working hours

  • Vibrant, young multinational organization

  • Modern work environment with various facilities

  • Empowering culture

  • Opportunity to influence the future of a shared service center

  • Outstanding learning and training opportunities

  • Complex portfolio – visibility on various GE businesses and processes

Locations: Hungary; Budapest