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RTR Accountant, Bridgestone SSC

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Date: 02-Jan-2022

Location: POZNAN, Poland

Company: Bridgestone Europe NV/SA





RTR Accountant, Bridgestone SSC


Position Snapshot

  • Type of Contract: Permanent
  • Full-time
  • Location: Poznań


The Company:

Bridgestone in Europe, Russia, Middle East, India and Africa (BSEMIA), headquartered in Zaventem (Belgium), is a subsidiary of  Bridgestone Corporation, a global leader providing sustainable mobility and advanced solutions.

In addition to our premium tire products, we offer a growing portfolio of tire-centric and mobility solutions. Together with our partners and guided by "Serving Society with Superior Quality”, that has been our mission since Shojiro Ishibashi founded Bridgestone in 1931, we are  working to accelerate sustainable mobility innovations and solutions. Through innovative technology,  we are committed to easier, safer, smoother and seamless mobility for our society and customers improving how people move, live, work and play .

Bridgestone also benefits from a significant retail network throughout the region – in fact our retail presence in the EMIA region is the largest in the tire industry. Through 17 distinct retail partners, we have around 3,500 outlets across Europe, the Middle East and Africa as well as around 2,500 outlets through our partner network in India. This network offers a selection of services, concepts and mobility solutions.

At Bridgestone we pride ourselves on the strong relationships we maintain with everyday drivers and this extensive retail network is one of the core reasons why.



Bridgestone EMIA


In line with the “Bridgestone Essence”, our work environment is based on integrity and teamwork, where everyone can learn from each other and contribute with their own ideas in achieving the coming goals.

We want to hear from people who can take the challenge, unleash their creative potential and contribute to the company success demonstrating ownership, courage and agility. We want you to develop your skills, expand your knowledge and be proud of your work .


Job Purpose

We are looking for a RTR Accountant reporting directly to the RTR Team Leader. This is a local role, based in Poznań.

RTR Accountant is a finance professional who has a clear understanding of accounting processes in the Organization and their source transactions. 



  • Day-to-day General Ledger operations: journal entries, accrual calculation, balance sheet reconciliations and monitoring, fixed assets, month-end closing, intracompany reconciliations, various reports’ preparation and analysis, reporting of the financial results for consolidation purpose 

  • Assisting with departmental projects and standardization initiatives 

  • Identify and implement potential process improvements 

  • Takes initiative to improve processes, communication or overall work environment 

  • Ensuring daily operations are carried out according to Group finance policies and J-SOX requirements 

  • Demonstrates ability to effectively manage priorities 

  • Assisting with the annual audit process 

  • Oversees KPI analysis, root cause identification and improvement suggestions 

  • First line contact and support to any RTR related queries 



  • Sound understanding of accounting principles 

  • Knowledge of general ledger processes would be an asset 

  • Very good command of English 

  • Minimum 2,5 years of accounting experience 

  • Ability to review, understand and interpret financial data 

  • University degree in accountancy, finance, economics or equivalent field of study 

  • High level of customer service and very good communication skills 

  • Good knowledge of sap or other ERP package 

  • Good MS Office skills 


Why should you apply?

  • You never stop learning. You will have the possibility to develop yourself via our Learning Management System that is also connected to LinkedIn Learning.
  • You will have the opportunity to experience a dynamic and challenging environment and work on different and innovative projects.
  • You will work in a healthy and safety environment, as safety is a key priority area in Bridgestone.
  • We offer you attractive  Benefits and a Competitive Salary


If you can demonstrate the skills we are looking for and would like to make a difference in a Pioneering company dedicated to shaping a sustainable future of real-world mobility solutions, join us at Bridgestone!


Process Next Steps: All applications will be reviewed. Our HR team will contact those applicants who we would like to invite for the next stage of the recruitment process.


Please don’t hesitate and apply at https://careers.bridgestone-emea.com/

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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Diversity and inclusion are a central part of Bridgestone EMIA’s values at the highest level. This is key for our people to show a passion for excellence for improving society connected to the world in which we live. Our commitment to diversity, is linked to our founders mission of ‘Serving Society with Superior Quality’, which is essential in shaping and creating the organization, serving all people, respectfully, connected to our business. We recognize that everyone is different and that attracting, developing and retaining our employees will create a sustainable working environment which is essential to our success. This means that all job applicants and members of staff will receive equal treatment and that we will not discriminate in particular on grounds of gender, marital status, race, ethnic origin, color, nationality, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, religion or age.