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Director Finance & Accounting

For an international well established market leader in Paris we are looking for a Director Finance & Accounting.
If you want to know more keep reading.

Reporting to the General Manager of the Business Unit, you will lead and manage the Financial Accounting & Reporting team of approximately 25 financial professionals in a remote Shared Service Center
Your team is responsible for the monthly consolidation of the Business Unit
Your team prepares quarterly, monthly and weekly financial (management) information
Top priority is the standardisation and harmonisation of all financial accounting and reporting processes trough the Business Unit
End responsible for the accounting advise and exceptional accounting issues, including preparations for the Audit Committee
You are responsible to maintain a constructive cooperation with the Business Controllers in their respective fields of expertise
Single point of contact for all external advisory amongst others includes Auditors, treasury, tax and legal
Furthermore you develop internal and management controls throughout the Group

What do we expect from you?
Master degree in Business/Economics, combined with and RA/CA/CPA degree
Minimum of 10 years relevant working experience
In depth knowledge in all fields of financial accounting
People manager with excellent social and communication skills
Understanding the dynamics and needs between both Finance and business units
You are at ease in a well-established matrix environment
Being an empathetic manager; allowing your reports to learn and grow on the job
Excellent knowledge on IFRS and Dutch GAAP and have practical hands on experience in relation to the business
Proven leadership skills in leading a department.
A strategic mindset while having the ability to translate strategy into actionable objectives
Fluent in French and English, both oral and written
Strong drive with a hands-on, structured, accurate and result oriented working style

What can we offer you?
A challenging position in a truly dynamic international matrix organisation.
Great possibilities to further improve the corporate Financial & Management Accounting area for an international FMCG brand.
Being part of a great team with enthusiastic people

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Date posted
May 19, 2021
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