Financial Control Specialist Ref. No: 7738

Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with approximately 1,380 stores, supported by a team of 79,000 colleagues. We operate in eight countries across Europe under retail banners including B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koçtaş. We offer home improvement products and services to consumers and trade professionals who shop in our stores and via our e-commerce channels. At Kingfisher, our purpose is to make home improvement accessible for everyone.

Over 4 years ago Kingfisher opened a Finance Shared Service Centre in Krakow, to which we are looking for candidates for the position below.

Region: Kraków, małopolskie


  • Relevant University degree (Accounting / Finance / Controlling preferred)
  • Very good spoken & written English (B2) 
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in accounting or controlling
  • Very good Excel skills
  • Understanding of SAP system (nice to have)
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Proactiveness and enthusiasm
  • Being able to work within tight operational deadlines and priorities


  • Planning and executing internal control walkthrough and testing activities
  • Supporting the Managers in analysing the financial reporting risks completion and appropriateness
  • Review of testing of selected controls
  • Supporting the Managers in design assessment and identifying internal control deficiencies
  • Supporting the Managers in testing related tasks
  • Assisting driving change and process improvement

We offer:

  • Private medical healthcare at LUXMED (including dentalcare) for you and your family
  • Medicover sports card (Fit&More package)
  • Life insurance financed by the employer
  • 30-minute lunch break included in the 8-hour working day
  • Work in a highly professional and stimulating atmosphere
  • Training & Buddy programme that will allow you to quickly adapt to your new role
  • Wellbeing programme for employees
  • Co-financing of monthly tickets for the public transport in Krakow
  • Comfortable working environment in the office and the possibility of home office
  • Language courses, accounting courses, access to LinkedIn Learning and the possibility of co-financing studies and certification
  • Employee referral programme