Job Description

EMEA Financial Controller

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.

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Summary

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.