Job Position ID:  9114

Finance and Accounting Generalist (m/f/d)


Madrid, M, ES

Employment Type:  Full Time
Work Model:  Hybrid

Who we are

msg global solutions is a systems integrator, software development partner, and managed services provider focused on SAP solutions for multiple industries. Our services include strategies for accounting, finance, regulatory reporting, performance management, sustainability, customer experience, and IoT. Operating from offices across the globe and growing, we help clients achieve operational efficiency and improve decision-making capabilities. With deep industry knowledge, technical expertise, and a diverse range of perspectives, our people spark change and create innovative solutions to complex operational issues. Our goal is to create long-lasting client relationships built on trust and dependability.

msg global solutions is part of msg, an independent, international group of companies with more than 10,000 employees around the world.

What we do

The Finance and Accounting team is a business partner for internal and external stakeholders such as management, auditors, and banks. The team works with colleagues across the globe and provides exposure to interesting topics and projects related to our responsibilities. We cover key areas such as accounts payable, receivable, tax, and invoicing areas to name a few. In close collaboration with our controlling department, we provide a strong foundation for finance excellence. Our team consists of a range of professionals, junior and senior, which contribute to everyday operational success. The Finance and Accounting department is an essential pillar of the company; therefore, its members represent a valuable and respectable team that always strives for excellence.

What you will do

Independent handling of accounting for our companies in Spain and Portugal in local GAAP and IFRS with the following focus areas:


  • Account assignment and posting of all current business transactions in all areas of accounting for the entities in Spain and Portugal (AR, AP, Bank transactions, General Ledger)
  • Independently carrying out and coordinating the monthly and annual financial statements including provisions, foreign currency valuation, quality controls, notes, management report, if necessary, in cooperation with tax advisors or lawyers
  • Preparation of necessary documents for tax returns (VAT, Corporate Taxes)
  • Contact person for auditors and tax advisors, as well as for the subgroup and group accounting departments
  • Communication and cooperation with other departments in English, Spanish and Portuguese
  • Preparation of business analyses for the management of the responsible entities
  • Support in the implementation of international projects

What we are looking for



  • University degree in Finance, Accounting, Business administration or similar and further training as an Accountant
  • 3+ years of experience in accounting
  • Strong understanding in SAP R/3-FI
  • Experience in local GAAP Spain, Portugal and IFRS
  • Experience in international organizations beneficial
  • Team player with the ability to work collaboratively
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to work with a high degree of self-direction and flexibility, especially with respect to taking initiative, prioritizing tasks and using good judgment to resolve problems
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills combined with hands-on-mentality
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese language – spoken and written


What we offer

  • A place where individuals are equally valued and where diversity and cultural differences are cherished.
  • Competitive salaries and a broad range of benefits, some of which are highlighted below.
  • Boost the development of your career by becoming a part of an international Finance Community with rich knowledge and experience

About msg global solutions

msg global is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal Employment Opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle for us. At the heart of this policy is our commitment that we make job related decisions based on the job related criteria. More specifically, employment is based on personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law. These principles are to be applied to policies and procedures relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment.