Controller - Europe and APAC

Recruiter
Reed Finance
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reed Finance are pleased to be working alongside a market leading organisation who have created a new role for a dynamic senior finance professional to continue and support business growth. 

Reporting directly to the Corporate Controller, the Controller will be the principal keeper of the company’s Europe and APAC books and records and make sure the company is in compliance with both U.S. GAAP, applicable local statutory accounting requirements and is adhering to its financial plan in addition to commercial and operational requirements.

Key responsibilities include:

•Responsible for month end close procedures allowing the company to report its financial results in a timely manner.

•Oversee the accounting operations of the European and Asia Pacific subsidiaries in accordance with U.S GAAP, UK GAAP and local statutory reporting requirements.

•Oversee the accounts payable function for assigned region

•Prepare weekly, monthly and quarterly cash forecasts.

•Manage external audit processes (group and statutory).

•Assist in establishing and formalising accounting policies and procedures.

•Develop and coordinate the operational functions of the accounting department.

•Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.

•Compare actual performance against budget by establishing schedules; collecting, analysing, and consolidating financial data and recommending actions.

This role will suit a fully qualified, commercially focused senior finance professional who is ready for that next step in their career.

Experience at an international level, strong ERP experience in addition to a strong business acumen and team management abilities will be important here. This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive and dynamic business with a very bright future.

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