Main objectives and key responsibilities of the job include :
Your work environment
Based at the Global Headquarters in Amsterdam the Netherlands, and reporting into the Group Controller of ING Bank, the Policies & Procedures (P&P) team monitors (inter)national developments with regard to financial reporting and supervision for banks, translates these developments into the global policies of ING Group and advises ING Group’s Executive Board and Business lines on the application thereof.
The team consists of 12 accounting and regulatory specialists.
A successful candidate will be a leader who possesses the technical IFRS knowledge and expertise to execute this role effectively, but who also has superb business acumen and communication skills to help the business and its stakeholders understand, relate to and institutionalize key elements of his / her agenda.
In addition, he / she will possess a highly ethical and professional executive demeanour, along with sound judgement and the confidence to represent the company in both formal and informal settings.
The candidate should have exceptional influencing skills, being assertive without being antagonistic or alienating. Relationship building with the external community is key for success in this role, In addition, he / she will have the demonstrated ability to work effectively as a business partner and loyal confidante to the senior executives, as well as other internal clients.
He / she will also bring a global perspective and cultural sensitivity.