Chief Accountant - Finland

Recruiter
GEM Partnership Limited
Location
Billingham
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Chief Accountant - Finland Salary: Market Leading Location: North East, UK or Pori, Finland Venator is a leading global chemical company dedicated to the development and manufacture of titanium dioxide pigments and performance additives. It has a broad and versatile portfolio of leading pigments and additives that includes many well-known brand names and industry-leading products. Venator operates 27 facilities and employs more than 4,500 people, which serve customers in more than 110 countries. The Role An opportunity exists to join Venator at either their global headquarters in Wynyard, England or their Pori site, Finland. The Chief Accountant will deliver financial and compliance based services to internal customers based in Finland and, as such, knowledge of local GAAP and taxation is essential. Core responsibilities will include: - Month-end closing activities for financial accounting - Annual financial statement preparation for local GAAP - Ensuring all processes meet Finnish taxation requirements - Participation in external audit activities The Person Of graduate calibre in accounting, business or a related discipline, you will be professionally qualified, have several years' experience in either practice or industry and will have: - Experience in accounting and general ledger - Finnish GAAP and taxation knowledge - Fluent in both Finnish and English - Excellent IT skills with an emphasis on Excel and, ideally, SAP - Strong communication and interpersonal skills allied with a detail-focused mentality Venator offer an exciting opportunity in a successful global company with a commitment to both personal and professional development. If you feel you have the qualities we seek, please forward your CV and covering letter indicating your current package to our retained partner, Ian Miller, at GEM Partnership. GEM Partnership are acting as an employment agency on this retained project.
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