Sberbank Europe AG, headquartered in Vienna, is a banking group that is 100% owned by Sberbank Russia. Since Sberbank Russia acquired Volksbank International (VBI) in 2012 and rebranded it into Sberbank Europe, major steps have been taken to gradually transform Sberbank Europe into a fully-fledged, self-funded and profitable universal bank with a strong focus on retail and corporate customers. Sberbank Europe is present in 8 markets in Central and Eastern Europe: Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sarajevo and Banja Luka), Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovenia and Serbia. Sberbank Europe operates 190 branches and has over 4,000 employees across CEE. As an integral part of one of the largest, fastest growing and most dynamic financial providers in the world, Sberbank Europe aims to build sustainable bridges between Russia and the European markets.

We are looking for people who are energetic about developing their talents with us. As a young European bank, we offer opportunities for people who like to roll their sleeves up and advance their career. We are looking for people like you. Become part of our international team located in a modern office in Vienna 1010.

Group Accounting Professional (m/f)


Job Summary

    The Group Accounting Professional is the interface between our subsidiary banks and internal and external stakeholders on IFRS topics. He/she is responsible for preparing of consolidated financial statements according to the rules of IFRS as well as assisting in IFRS related training for involved employees (Sberbank Austria and subsidiaries). He/she takes care of follow-up topics due to changes in regulations or laws as well as smaller projects related to IFRS and updates relevant IFRS references. He/she is responsible for group reports based on IFRS (FINREP, own funds, NPE, etc.)

    Interested? Read on!

    You will be working within a great team and supporting them in their daily activities and projects.

Your Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Assists and takes over responsibilities on the preparation of consolidated financial statements according to IFRS
  • Assists in monthly reports
  • Compiles special IFRS issues for the group manual and employee training as well as all relevant guidelines
  • Communicates and reports to Russian HQ
  • Supports in implementation of necessary updates in the reporting systems (IFRS reporting package, FINREP, SAP Finanical Consolidation tool)
  • Participation in IFRS related projects

Your Profile

  • Completed college with focus on Accounting and/or university degree in Business Administration with focus on Accounting
  • At least 3-5 years with banking, finance or industry experience
  • ACCA or Certified Accountant/Certified IFRS Specialist are a plus
  • Clear view on processes, competence to steer and trigger process changes, experience with auditing in Accounting area
  • German and English knowledge is mandatory, Russian or any CEE language skills are advantageous
  • Proficient in MS Office, Accounting tools (e.g. SAP)

Your Chance

  • We acknowledge and reward good performance
  • We offer personal and professional development through your career
  • Be part of the committed and successful Sberbank Europe team
  • Gather international experience in a dynamic and forward-moving environment

Annual Gross salary starting from gross €45.000,- based on our collective bargaining agreement (for 38,5 hours/week) - additional payment according to skills and experience. This position can be filled as soon as possible.