Team Lead GBS GL

Key Responsibilities:


  • Manage a team between 3 up to max. 8 people, ensuring full responsibility for team performance and execution in accordance with defined KPIs and in compliance with SLA.
  • Responsible for HR related processes like Performance Reviews, recruiting, Talent   management and development.
  • Conduct markets routine tasks as chargeable FTE.
  • Supervise team members daily work, perform quality checks on the work output within the team.
  • Ensure period end processing responsibilities are completed on schedule to comply with global standards.
  • Review BSR and make sure submission before deadline.
  • Ensure compliance with Group Accounting policies, legal and tax requirements of the companies served.
  • Maintain routine operation communication with BP. Monitor customer satisfaction and address specific issues, driving resolution measures.
  • Promote cross-functional collaboration with other streams in GBS and group.
  • Drive process improvements and process redesign in alignment with group and BP.
  • Provide technical accounting advice within area of expertise. Being the reference contact for internal and external queries that requires alignment between local GBS, Business Partners or within the team.
  • Manage external and internal audit.
  • During transitions:
    • Ensure proper preparation and ensure deliverables from team;
    • Ensure proactive and positive cooperation with local teams during and after each transition;
    • Ensure that all processes are fully implemented in-house before sign-off and aligned as much as possible with the standard processes.
  • Support line manager/director on other assignments.







Key Relationships:


  • Controlling & Reporting
  • AR
  • AP
  • Team colleagues
  • Superior
  • Colleagues connected via the process area in other parts of GBS
  • Customers (“retained staff” and broader business customers)



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Strong accounting expertise in own area of work and related areas
  • Good knowledge in the use of SAP through proven work experience
  • Very good English level
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Customer service oriented
  • Experience in people responsibility
  • Clear thinking
  • Capability to resolve issue independently


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:


  • University degree in Accounting or equivalent education required
  • Minimum 5 years’ GL experience
  • Proven work experience in people management/demonstrated ability to manage a small/medium-sized team


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Job Title:  Team Lead GBS GL

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Dalian
TEAM:  Accounting & Finance
State:  LN
Country/Region:  CN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  364731
Date:  Sep 15, 2021