12 month FTC for Immediately Available Financial Controller - Dynamic Global Media Business

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Altum Consulting are currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join a worldwide leader within film production on a 12 month contract.  


This is a newly created Controller position which will be leading the preparation and execution of global 2020 project and applying this locally to the Amsterdam office. 


Reporting directly to 2 business unit Managers across two divisions, you will responsible for;-

- Process mapping of the steps carried out to complete the project 

- Working closely with the teams in Amsterdam, London and LA in order to assess their current processes and highlight improvements and changes that can be implemented to enhance the current closing process 

- Building business cases and documenting your work to execute the changes to the closing process 

- Ensuring all controls and compliance are maintained effectively 

- Support the local Controlling teams with their day to day duties 

- Working closely with outsourced finance team in India 

- Established improvements and enhance efficiencies relating to the closing process 

- Communicating with multiple stakeholders across the local and global business to understand the companies needs and support the delivery of the project 

- Implement automations and streamlining the workflow of the Controlling team 


The successful candidate will have;-

- Strong understanding of financial closing processes on both a quarterly and monthly basis 

- Ability to quickly understand the businesses needs, challenges and current processes in order to efficiently execute the project 

- Professional accounting/audit experience ideally with a Big 4 background 

- Experience of working within a matrixed, international environment 

- Strong communication skills and capable of communicating with various business units and teams internationally 

- Confidence to challenge senior stakeholders and offer advice 

- Project experience 

- Strong knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS, SOX Controls 

- Fluency in the English language both written and verbal 

- Advanced knowledge Excel and Power BI 

- Available at short notice and can commit to the duration of a 12 month project 

- Hold a valid EU passport or work permit - sponsorship is not possible 


To apply for this unique opportunity in joining a very prestigious and innovative organisation, please send an updated CV to;- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl