EMEA Financial Controller

Recruiter
MacKenzie King
Location
Basildon, Essex
Salary
60000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

MacKenzie King is delighted to be working with an extremely successful Global business in their search for a Financial Controller. This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified Accountant with a background from within an EMEA finance environment to join an International business that offers unrivalled career progression.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Mentor and coach the shared service accounting team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback critical to their personal development and career plan.
  • Lead the accounting teams in the production of accurate, efficient and timely monthly, reporting including variance analysis/commentaries.
  • Control the reporting process and ensure that all results are reported in line with company policies, best practice, tight reporting deadlines and US/local GAAP.
  • Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation for local GAAP and US GAAP.
  • Ensure all local legal / statutory / VAT & tax reporting deadlines are met, confer on US GAAP accounting issues, and respond to queries and requests for information.
  • Deliver continuous improvement to the Accounting Shared Service Centre - make recommendations to the scope of services provided by the team and successfully implement changes and new entities.
  • Produce the required management reports to support weekly / monthly meetings, and the provision and reporting of relevant and accurate KPIs.

The successful candidate will be ACCA/ACA qualified and will have proven experience of managing a finance function within a multi-national business. A working knowledge of European tax/VAT is also essential. This is a fantastic opportunity to work locally within an organisation that fully supports growth and development.