Controller credit impairments KBC Group

Brussel, Leuven, Gent, Antwerpen - onbepaalde duur - voltijds

Controller credit impairments KBC Group

Brussel, Leuven, Gent, Antwerpen - onbepaalde duur - voltijds

Wat houdt deze vacature in?

Within Group Finance division Experts, Reporting & Accounting (ERA) is responsible for a number of finance activities, including but not limited to providing advice to the senior management of KBC on certain key assumptions around reporting.
We are looking for someone in the IFRS Challengers team on credit impairments focusing on the newly implemented IFRS 9.

IFRS 9 is one of the main financial reporting standards that changes the landscape of the industry with respect to the credit impairments by introducing a complex, forward looking impairment model (the so called Expected Credit Loss model). The successful candidate will have the opportunity of joining an experts' team (“challengers”) on this important area for KBC.
The IFRS Challengers team is situated within team GRE, Financial reporting CONSO & IFRS Challengers.

We offer:

  • The opportunity to interact with senior management by providing input on key decisions in the context of financial reporting
  • Internal and external visibility as part of the experts’ team on credit impairments
  • A diversified job with a broad view on KBC Group
  • A flexible, dynamic, multicultural environment with an open and pleasant working atmosphere
  • The possibility for visits to KBC territories for certain tasks
  • A steep induction and continuous training and development opportunities

Location: Group Finance is currently based on 4 locations (Brussels, Louvain, Ghent & Antwerp), but depending on your experience, training needs and interaction with the other team members, more specific arrangements will need to be made at the beginning of your employment in GRE.

Wat verwachten we van jou?

We are looking for a new colleague who will join the team as a Financial Analyst Impairment Challenger, which means that:

  • You will challenge the (evolutions of) impairment figures and their related (credit) portfolios throughout the Group. As such you will be in regular contact with KBC’s local finance departments throughout the Group.
  • You will critically analyze the Group’s policies, models and financial reporting to ensure that the reporting of KBC Group is compliant with IFRS and other applicable regulations.
  • You will analyze the underlying models to make sure that there are no “black box” results being used in the reported figures.
  • You will function in an international environment and work closely together with the local finance departments of the group entities as well as with other departments (e.g. Credit Risk, Investor Relations, Group Reporting, etc.).
  • You will provide the Group’s different entities and management with ad hoc advice with respect to the interpretation of relevant IFRS principles, model implementations and regarding different business and finance related questions.

Jouw troeven?

  • Master’s degree in Applied Economics or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of experience. Relevant experience in a bank environment (eg within credit risk or finance) or in a Big 4 audit firm with experience in the financial service sector (field of credits and impairments) is an asset Experience as IFRS modeler or model validator is an asset
  • Analytical mindset and ability to think outside the box
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • The motivation to integrate into our team and its supportive culture
  • A self-starter with the desire to continuously develop your knowledge and skills

We offer you a tailored made training program, based on your needs and in collaboration with your department head.


Wat hebben we je te bieden?

We offer you a tailored made training program, based on your needs and in collaboration with your department head. 

What can we offer you?
You can count on KBC for:

  • active support during your career,
  • an exceptional range of training and development opportunities,
  • many different career opportunities,a permanent contract,
  • a competitive salary package, including an extensive package of additional benefits and special terms for employees for our banking and insurance products,
  • possibilities to integrate your work and private life,
  • a dynamic working environment with an open culture and pleasant atmosphere.

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Gepubliceerd op 26/01/2018

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