Finance Manager - EMEA

Recruiter
Marks Sattin
Location
Uxbridge
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Finance Manager will sit in the EMEA finance function, and will undertake a broad role that will be approximately 50% commercial/business partnering, and 50% controllership focused.

Role profile:

  • The preparation of weekly and monthly commercial analysis to support business growth and decision making.
  • Attending regular meetings with senior level stakeholders (internal and external) to provide financial and business support.
  • Act as business partner to a variety of Country Managers, Heads of Department, and senior operational staff, many of whom are non-finance and internationaly based.
  • Providing detailed analysis into performance against target, highlighting key trends, opportunities, and potential risks/shortfalls.
  • Coordinating the monthly close process for certain countries within the EMEA region.
  • Supporting Country Managers and local finance teams with the year end process.
  • Review of various countries balance sheets and working closely with local finance teams and the shared service function to follow up on action items.
  • Continual development of internal systems, process, and controls.
  • Working closely with other Finance Managers to harmonise processes across all regions.
  • Regular liaison with internal and external auditors and assisting as required.
  • Assisting the Senior Finance Manager in a variety of cross functional projects and initiatives.

Candidate profile:

  • Qualified accountant, with a strong academic record.
  • Experience gained from an accountancy practice, or large complex international business would be an advantagae.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • The ability and personality to businss partnering a wide range of internal, and external non-finance stakeholders.
  • The ability to present complex information in a clear and transparent manner.
  • Strong accounting and reporting skills.
  • Candidates still within practice/audit are welcome to apply, as this role could suit someone seeking a first move into industry.

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