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Citigroup Real Estate Services EMEA Operations Subject Matter Expert (Maternity Cover) in Budapest, Hungary

Are you looking for a career move that will put you at the heart of a leading financial institution? Then bring your skills in analysis, problem solving and communication to Citi’s Real Estate Services Team.

By joining Citi, you will become part of a global organisation whose mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress.

Team/Role Overview

Real Estate Services (RES) is a division providing real estate support services to all Citigroup businesses. RES is dedicated to providing all Citigroup businesses with premises that are cost effective, safe, and productive and valued by our customers as a strategic partner in their successes and by our employees.

For this position we are looking for a financial expert with an accounting and an operational background who will help the RES operations team in their daily activities and be the first point of contact.

What you’ll do

  • Migrate RES operations functions from local country teams across EMEA to the CRS utility team including fixed assets processes

  • Support RES Country / Cluster teams across the EMEA region to ensure accurate and timely financial operations in relation to RES accounting and related activities.

  • Ensure all RES invoices are vetted, paid (and accounted for), RES EMEA related financial journals are posted in a timely and error free manner

  • Act as a first point of contact for the team for all financial related topics and investigations required

  • Support all country / cluster financial reporting requirements

  • Prepare financial journals that relate to specialist premises GAAP requirements, adjustments, when required

  • Assistance with project closeout (setting up assets, accounting, tracking creditors’ balances, etc.)

  • Complete proofs & ageing analysis for RES owned balance sheet accounts and become the account owner for RES operations accounts used

  • Support “Automation” of processes when applicable. Improving, standardizing, continual process improvement

  • Ensure that all Deadlines in relation to fixed assets (Including proofing) are monitored and delivered on time before cut-off

What we’ll need from you

  • Bachelor’s/University degree in Finance/ Accounting

  • 3 + years Operations/ Finance Operations experience, preferably within a cross-cultural team environment

  • General accounting knowledge

  • Good IT background in areas such as MS Office. Confident working with large datasets

  • Fixed assets Knowledge is a must

  • Strong numerical and analytical skills

  • Excellent follow-up skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, strong team-orientation, interpersonal skills, flexibility

What we can offer you

By joining Citi Hungary, you will not only be part of a business casual workplace with a hybrid working model (up to 2 days working at home per week), but also receive a competitive compensation package and enjoy a whole host of additional benefits that support you (and your family) to be well, live well and save well:

  • Cafeteria Program

  • Home Office Allowance (for colleagues working in hybrid work models)

  • Paid Parental Leave Program (maternity and paternity leave)

  • Private Medical Care Program and onsite medical rooms at our offices

  • Pension Plan Contribution to voluntary pension fund

  • Group Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Access to a wide variety of learning and development programs, online course libraries and upskilling platforms, such as Udemy and Degreed

  • Flexible work arrangements to support you in managing work - life balance

  • Career progression opportunities across geographies and business lines

  • Socially active employee communities with diverse networking opportunities

Alongside these benefits Citi is committed to ensuring our workplace is where everyone feels comfortable coming to work as their whole self every day. We want the best talent around the world to be energized to join us, motivated to stay, and empowered to thrive.

Sounds like Citi has everything you need? Then apply to discover the true extent of your capabilities.


Job Family Group:

Corporate Services

Job Family:

Facilities Operations

Time Type:

Full time

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