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Senior Accountant (m/w/d), Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™

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Job Title: Senior Accountant (m/w/d), Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™
Location: München (PoD), Germany
Company: Corteva
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology
Career Type: Accounting/Finance/Asset Management
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.


At Corteva Agriscience, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.

The Senior Accountant is held responsible for the preparation and delivery of the Statutory Books of all entities under his/her responsibility in compliance with local and corporate policies. He/she will work in close collaboration with PWC and tax to this effect, but will also have a direct connect with all the Finance Service Center teams and will act as a liaison between the FSC and the Country Controller.


With a sound understanding of the local entities underlying business, he/she will support an effective control environment and have a key role in the delivery of all controllership activities relative to the legal entities under his/her responsibility. This includes Financial Accounting, Reporting and Internal Controls.



Main Responsibilities:

  • Local Book and US GAAP completion in compliance with Statutory and Corporate policies
  • Primary contact for external and internal audit matters
  • Reconciliation of Local book accounts and Local versus US GAAP Books
  • On-going monitoring of Account Reconciliations in compliance with the DuPont Global Account
  • Reconciliation Policy

  • Analysis of Balance Sheet and Income Statement for entities under responsibility
  • Preparation of Deferred Tax calculation and any other report for Direct Tax purposes
  • Support and provide accounting guidance to the Finance Service Center to ensure correct US
  • GAAP reporting


Key financial contact for businesses

  • Provide accounting guidance to projects with implications for the related Legal Entities
  • Support execution and maintenance of effective Internal Controls in line with SOX 404 as well as DuPont Internal Control Standards Manual


  • Education: University degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Language skills: German: Native, English: Fluent
  • Experience: Solid accounting and financial reporting experience per German GAAP rules required
  • Experience in USGAAP or IFRS is required
  • Location: Munich, Germany

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Job Post Date: 04/02/19
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