Join an Automotive Company of worldwide renown.


We have an exciting opportunity as:

Assistant Manager Accounting (GL Accounting) (M/F/D)

at the KIA Motors Europe Headquarters in Frankfurt/Main, Germany.

Kia Motors is, together with its sister brand Hyundai, the fifth-largest automotive company in the world. Since its foundation in 1944, Kia Motors has been a significant player in the booming automotive industry, not only in South Korea but worldwide.

People drive KIA cars in about 180 countries. KIA Motors Europe employs about 5,500 persons in Europe, including about 3,500 blue collar workers in our state of the art car plant in Slovakia. We sell just over 500,000 vehicles and produce about 300,000 vehicles for worldwide distribution every year.


KIA Motors Europe is the Regional Headquarters of KIA and centrally leads the Sales & Marketing activities for 14 European sales subsidiaries and coordinates the activities of our production facility in Zilina, Slovakia. For us and our affiliates you will provide guidance and support.

You will enjoy working with us if you like these things:

  • A pulsating international environment. Our workforce is composed of people from 37 nations.
  • Playing an active and important part in the development of KIA Motors in Europe.
  • Developing new frameworks and solutions.
  • Demanding challenges to which you can creatively contribute.
  • A competitive compensation package; private leasing offer; systematic off and on-the-job training, free staff restaurant, support as concerns Health Management and more.

The Challenges: High - The Job: Great.

1. Your initiative, energy and persistence will ultimately determine your success.

2. You will work in a network of experts in Finance and other business professionals.

3. You have the spirit that makes us successful.

You are +++ ambitious +++ dynamic +++ flexible +++ optimistic +++ patient +++

Your mission:

  • Ensure compliance with applicable standards (i.e. HGB, IFRS), rules, regulations, and systems of internal control
  • Provide accurate, timely, and relevant recording, reporting, and support in analysis of financial information
  • Processing of incoming and outgoing invoices with and without SAP supported workflow
  • Responsibility for asset accounting
  • Preparation and management of provisions in accordance with IFRS and HGB
  • Responsible for the inter-company reconciliation 
  • Support with the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements according to IFRS and HGB
  • Processing of bank account statements
  • Preparation of various statistics and VAT returns
  • Identify areas for improvement and implement improvements to processes and IT systems
  • Communicate effectively with departments, customers and suppliers
  • Support in internal and external audits such as tax audits
  • Creation of ad hoc reports

Your talents:

  • Several years of professional experience in finance and accounting essential
  • Qualified in Finance/Accounting (Finanz- or Bilanzbuchhalter)
  • Technical accounting background in HGB and IFRS
  • High affinity for numbers and IT as well as strong analytical skills
  • Proven capability with SAP and Microsoft Office products (especially Excel, PowerPoint beneficial)
  • Dynamic and future-oriented mind set
  • Team spirit and cooperation is important to you
  • Ability to take initiative and work with minimal supervision
  • Extremely accurate
  • Fluent in German, good communication skills in English, any further language is a plus

If you’re interested to become part of our Kia team, please apply via our online portal. We are looking forward to getting to know you.

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