£75000 - £85000 per annum
about 2 months ago
Retail 'Power Brand'
Positive trading outlook
European Financial Controller
£75k - £85k
I am working an exclusive project for one of the 'big global names' in the Retail sector to appoint a European Financial Controller.
Despite recent gloomy economic forecasts, this particular business has traded well and continues to meet their global sales target.
Key responsibilities include:
Ownership for monthly, quarterly and yearly reporting cycles.
Application of Local GAAP (France, Germany, Switzerland, Benelux) principles and conversion to US GAAP.
Develop a robust internal controls framework and apply SOX controls.
Manage cash flow and forecasting.
Build a repository of information relating to financial reporting matters.
Offer general business insight and performance review to enhance regional profitability.
Qualified Accountant (or European equivalent Masters)
Experience in a pan-European reporting role covering continental markets (Germany, France, Switzerland, Benelux etc)
US GAAP and SOX advantageous