Nordics Controller (high end US Automotive brand)

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-05

Altum Consulting Netherlands are excited to be partnering with one of 2018’s most successful organisations. Our client, A US owned multi-national who are a global leader within their niche expertise of Automotive, are currently seeking a Nordics Controller to join their European centre based in Amsterdam.

This opportunity will be ideal for a driven and ambitious candidate who is looking for a fast-growing and results driven organisation who will be a key player within the European team and will be largely involved in an exciting expansion period for the organisation.

 

As the Nordics Controller, you will be responsible for;-

  • Full financial reporting across the Nordics regions for various entities across these countries
  • Reporting under US GAAP, US GAAS and local GAAP and local GAAS for all monthly reports
  • Key support to the Senior Manager relating to accounting tasks and issues to identify and resolve these in a timely manner
  • Assisting with Data reporting
  • Issuing of annual statutory financial statements and reports for all entities within the Nordic regions
  • Analysis of previous financial performance alongside analysis and identification of new opportunities and risks
  • Continuous assistance with improvement of processes, procedures and efficiencies for all transactional and financial reporting to improve the effectiveness and quality of the reporting
  • Assisting with tax filing preparation

 

The successful candidate will possess the following attributes; -

  • Qualified accountant or Controller
  • Relevant experience of working within the Nordics regions or having worked with Nordics accounts
  • Thorough understanding of US GAAP, IFRS and local GAAP within the Nordic regions such as;- Norway, Sweden, Denmark or Finland
  • Strong technical understanding of financial accounting and reporting
  • Able to work in an international environment
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and results driven business and capable to meeting tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills both internally and externally of the business
  • Fluency of English is essential and other languages are desirable such as;- Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish or Danish
  • Good working knowledge of AX Dynamics or a similar accounting package in addition to knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel
  • Energetic and driven nature

 

 To apply for this exceptional opportunity and have the potential to work within a business that will continue to be a huge success in the future, please send an updated CV to;- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl