Accountant (m/f/t) Accounting Projects & Principles


Essen, NW, DE, 45141 London, City of London, GB, EC2R 8HP Swindon, Wiltshire, GB, SN5 6PB


RWE Supply & Trading GmbH
To start as soon as possible, full time, permanent

Your future plans
Energy is the centre of everything and keeps the world turning. The daily life in Accounting Projects & Principles centres around the evolving world of Energy Trading. We tackle challenging projects, staying ahead of the curve with evolving IFRS standards and industry best practices. 


Join our team and thrive in the dynamic world of Energy Trading. We want to turn your passion into offering smart solutions. Challenge the norm. Be the pioneer in shaping accounting policies for innovative products and groundbreaking solutions.

  • IFRS Expertise: Deep dive into complex IFRS topics, especially those impacting commodity transactions (IFRS 9, 10, 15, 16, IAS 37, 2)
  • Financial Acumen: Assess new products, acquisitions, and investment projects, ensuring financial soundness and alignment with accounting principles
  • Project Maestro: Coordinate and manage accounting projects from start to finish, driving efficiency and accuracy
  • Accounting Architect: Refine and develop accounting principles, ensuring they adapt to changing regulations and business needs
  • Financial Reporting Guru: Support the preparation of financial statements in accordance with IFRS and HGB
  • Decision Support Jedi: Contribute to the development of decision templates for the executive committee, empowering informed strategic choices
  • Auditor Liaison: Serve as the contact for auditors' inquiries, fostering a transparent and collaborative relationship


Your powerful skills 

  • Possess a degree / professional qualification in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering or a similar field, demonstrating a strong foundation in analytical thinking and problem-solving
  • Navigate the complexities of IFRS with confidence, ensuring seamless application in your daily work (Bonus points if you understand German Local GAAP (HGB))
  • Orchestrate projects with efficiency and clarity, ensuring tasks are delivered on time and within budget
  • Thrive in a dynamic environment where continuous learning is key. You readily embrace new challenges and quickly master new skills


What we value most is passion, willingness to learn and a determined and resilient work ethic. So, even if you think you do not yet display all of the skills above we would still like to hear from you.


Benefits you can rely on 

  • Fuel Your Expertise: Dive deep into the dynamic energy market, gaining invaluable insights that set you apart in the industry
  • Spark Collaboration: Join a young, high-energy team buzzing with motivation and humour; get ready for laughter and impactful teamwork
  • Connect Globally: Expand your horizons with regular interactions with colleagues from across the globe – international experience awaits
  • Own Your Impact: Embrace ownership and become the go-to person for various support functions – your contributions will shine
  • Invest in Yourself: Fuel your future with continuous learning and professional development opportunities to skyrocket your career
  • Rewarding Compensation: Enjoy a competitive salary and annual bonus, recognizing your talent and dedication


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Any questions? Deborah Münz (Recruiting), +49 152 57906888
We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity. #inclusionmatters
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RWE Supply & Trading is the interface between RWE and the energy markets around the world. Around 2,000 employees from over 70 different countries trade electricity, gas, commodities and CO2 emission allowances. The trading entity also ensures the commercial optimisation of RWE’s power plant dispatch and markets electricity from RWE.

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