Accounting Manager - US owned, International FMCG Organisation

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-05-10

Altum Consulting are pleased to be partnering with a fantastic, well established and successful FMCG organisation based in Amsterdam in supporting their search for an Accounting Manager. 

 

Reporting directly to the Group Accounting Director, you will be responsible for;

  • Managing and reviewing the accounts from an end to end process 
  • Full ownership of ensuring all monthly, quarterly and yearly closing processes are completed accurately and in a timely manner 
  • Managing financial reporting and financial analysis activities 
  • Producing statutory reports in a timely manner 
  • Acting as the main point of contact for auditors and supporting the audit process from a financial perspective 
  • Leading, managing and developing a team of circa 5 highly educated finance professionals 
  • Ensuring all relevant controls are in place and implementing the correct controls and processes when required to keep compliant at all times 
  • Supporting the Group Accounting Director with ad-hoc tasks when required 
  • Optimising work flows and processes through automation and streamlining efficiencies 
 
Education & Experience;-
  • Educated with a Bachelors or Masters in Accounting or similar in addition to holding a professional Accounting qualification (RA, ACA, CA or equivalent) 
  • 6+ years of professional work experience within a Accounting function 
  • Experience of managing teams with excellent leadership skills  
  • Advanced knowledge of IFRS & US GAAP reporting as well as SOX Controls 
  • Experience of working within Fast Moving Consumer Goods business is desirable 
  • Dynamic and entrepreneurial mind-set 
  • Advanced Excel skills and capable of producing in depth reports to Senior management 
  • Fluency in the English language is essential - any other European language is desirable 
  • Must hold a valid work permit or EU visa 
 
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced and Accounting professional to join a thriving business with excellent career development opportunities. 
 
To apply, please send an updated CV to;- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl