European Financial Controller
Salary Attractive salary package
Location Flemish BrabantFULL_TIME
Consultant Laurence Brutsaert
Date posted 09 January 2019 2019-01-092019-03-10 health-and-safety Leuven Flemish Brabant BE EUR 80000 90000 90000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.be https://www.robertwalters.be/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
A global healthcare leader, located in the Flemish Brabant, is looking for a European Financial Controller who will lead the Finance and Accounting function. As European Financial Controller, you will report to the VP, Corporate Controller.
Your main responsibilities will be:
- Develop standard close and reporting processes and drive the monthly US GAAP close and reporting process
- Generate and execute recommendations for financial reporting and business process improvements
- Conduct monthly variance analyses comparing to historical results and budgets/forecasts
- Proactively search for costs savings across all cost centres
- Provide adequate costing/profitability information and play a leadership role on key financial system implementation projects
- Supervise sales invoicing and perform credit check for all new customers and existing customers
- Oversee annual BE statutory reporting and statutory audit and ensure compliance with all corporation tax, payroll tax & VAT requirements, file accurate & timely returns and ensure payments in accordance with statutory deadlines
The ideal candidate owns a Master Degree in Business Engineering, Applied Economics or a Bachelor in Accounting, and has experience in Belgian and US GAAP accounting standards.
You have 10 plus years of relevant experience in the accounting/financial reporting field and in controlling, preferably within a US-owned company.
You are fluent in English and Dutch.
You have strong analytical skills and you are able to apply your skills to improve various aspects of the accounting and reporting processes.
If this sounds like you, send us your application for this European Financial Controller position now.