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Senior Accountant


Milano, 25, IT, 20124


RWE Renewables Italia S.r.l., Milano

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Finance / Controlling 


RWE Renewables, the youngest subsidiary of the RWE Group, is one of the world leaders in renewables. The company, which is subdivided into two functional units “RWE Renewables Europe & Australia” and “RWE Offshore Wind” in addition to RWE Renewables Americas, is driving the expansion of renewables in over 20 countries on five continents


Position Summary:

The Senior Accountant is part of the Accounting Team in Italy, reporting to the Finance Director in managing, processing and troubleshooting in accounting systems and managing the application of IFRS and Local Gaap principles. The resource will be involved in the application and supervision of financial processes and procedures with continuous dialogue with RWE Headquarter.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Prepare the Statutory Annual Accounts with related Note and Periodic financial statements; prepare documents, presentation for the BoD and SH discussion and presents them to the Board in periodic Meeting
  • Process balance sheet, income statements and other financial statements according accounting and financial guidelines
  • Review and audit financial statements and reports
  • Assist the financial director in creating financial reports on a regular basis
  • Adhere to the company's or organisation's financial policies and procedures Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations, reconcile any discrepancies or errors identified by conversing with employees and or clients
  • Prepare and process Fiscal Reports and manage fiscal requirements ( i.e. Intrastat, Esterometro, Vat documents and refund, SDI invoices…).
  • Ensure all calculations and data entries are correct in collaboration with SSC
  • Review and adhere to department budgets
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses as assigned
  • Collect and enter data for various financial spreadsheets
  • Answers question and provide assistance to stakeholders, customers, and Vendors/clients as needed
  • Attend finance department and company-wide meetings, sometimes assisting with financial reporting to managers and senior executives
  • Suggest changes or improvements to increase accuracy, efficiency, and cost reductions
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information is accurate and immediately available
  • Follow the internal process for Extraordinary Operations i.e. M&A.



  • University degree in Finance/Accounting/Business Administration
  • 5+ years of accounting experience in a complex and multinational context
  • Experience in a Consultancy Company is a nice to have (i.e. Big Four)
  • IFRS and local accounting principles knowledge is a must have
  • Tax law knowledge will be an advantage
  • Good communication and relationship management skills with the ability to engage with stakeholders at different levels
  • Good ability to work in a team and problem solving attitude
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines
  • Desire to continuously improve and challenge the status quo
  • Fluent English and Italian


What we offer:

As well as a competitive salary and a benefits package you’ll also get the opportunity to really shape the future of our business. Along the way, we’ll give you all the support you need to develop your skill set and achieve your long-term ambitions.

Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 78715, application deadline .

Any questions? Fiorella Mosca, 


We look forward to receiving your application!


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.


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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