EMEA Financial Controller/EMEA Controller

Recruiter
Parkside
Location
Maidenhead
Salary
£70000 - £75000/annum
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a leading Commercial Company based in Berkshire is currently recruiting for an EMEA Finance Manager on a permanent basis. This role will suit a Qualified Accountant who has strong experience of European GAAP, preferably German GAAP or Scandinavian and a strong understanding and knowledge of European VAT and expenses.

You will be responsible for a large team of direct reports and your duties will include:

* Managing the Month end accounting process ensuring accounts are produced to deadlines, are complete and all variances properly explained
* Ensuring Balance sheet reconciliations for multiple legal entities and prepared, reviewed monthly and action items followed up by the accounting team.
* Reconciliation of Group Accounting prepared under IFRS to local GAAP accounts
* Ensuring statutory account filings or audits are performed on time for all countries
* Ensuring tax compliance for all countries ( in house/liaising with external accountants)
* Support Group Finance Director in global accounting projects

Person Specification:

* Proven multi-currency, multi-site, multi legal entity experience
* Experience of using Sage X3 preferred (Or similar)
* Strong Excel skills
* Excellent reconciliation skills
* Exceptional leadership skills; the ability to establish effective working relationships
* Experience of working for multiple legal entities and remote accounting
* A three (3) year degree in a relevant field or significant professional experience
* ACCA qualified or equivalent significant professional experience
* Strong knowledge and significant experience of multi-currency, multi-site and multi-entity financial accounting

If this role is of interest to you please contact Debbie Webb or Jigna Mannell-Patel at Parkside Recruitment. If you are previously registered with us please call us directly and ask to speak to either of us on (Apply online only).

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer