International Financial Controlling Manager

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-23

​Altum Consulting are working with one of our most prestigious clients to support their search for a Financial Controlling Manager within an international scope.

Our client is one of the world's most renowned media conglomerates who have a very diverse and exciting finance team located in the heart of Amsterdam!

Role & Responsibilities:-

As the Financial Controlling Manager, you will be reporting directly to the VP Corporate Accounting & Reporting and will be responsible for:-

  • Leading, developing and mentoring a team of 2 direct reports

  • Taking ownership of the accounting, reporting and controlling of 2 international business units within the organisation

  • Oversee all of the closing and reporting activities within these business units

  • Ensure the right controls and compliance are in place in accordance with group policies

  • Supporting a number of stakeholders cross functionally and internationally within the business to execute strategic initiatives

  • Actively support both internal and external audit processes

  • Work closely with internal Tax teams to ensure correct tax compliance for tax reporting & regulations

  • Oversee financial tasks and deal with escalations from the the outsourced BPO partner

  • Be an active participant in supporting finance transformations and process improvements relating to internal controls and compliance

Education & Experience:-

  • Educated with a Masters degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or equivalent

  • Holding a formal accountancy qualification is highly desired (ACCA, ACA, CPA, CA, RC/RA etc)

  • 5+ years of relevant controllership experience

  • Audit background ideally from a Big 4 firm

  • Technical accounting knowledge is essential as well as knowledge of US GAAP reporting

  • Proven ability to lead and develop a team within industry

  • Experience of working within a matrixed, international (ideally US based) and dynamic business

  • Proficient user of SAP

  • Fluency in English is essential

  • Ability to use initiative and find improvements for reporting, controlling and processes

  • Can challenge the status quo and is driven by finding solutions

This is a fantastic management opportunity within a fast-paced and energetic working culture. There are excellent progression opportunities and of course a highly competitive salary and package.

To apply, please send an updated resume to:- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl