Manager Group Consolidation & Reporting

Industrial company Rotterdam area

Manager Group Consolidation & Reporting
Industrial company
Rotterdam area
Our client is an industrial company (PE held). The company employs more than 2000 FTE in more than 30 countries and generates a turnover of approx. 2 billion euro’s. Currently they would like to strengthen their Finance discipline at the Headoffice in Rotterdam by recruiting a Group Consolidation & Reporting Manager. This incumbent will report to the Group Finance Director and will work closely with senior finance executives on Group level and in the operations.
  • Taking ownership of the Group's consolidation process for both monthly internal management and statutory purposes.
  • Taking ownership of the production of high quality financial accounts and reports for the Group
  • Prepare Group Consolidated Financial Statements and compliance certificates for banks
  • Coordinate and communicate with the local finance team members to ensure timely, accurate and complete reporting of financial information
  • Ensuring the company complies with all IFRS requirements regarding financial reporting
  • Monitoring new regulatory developments on IFRS and translate these developments into accounting policies for the company
  • Working with the Group Controller to prepare quality consolidated reports for the Board of Directors and the senior management team
  • Key point of contact for Group auditors, taking responsibility for the smooth running and timely completion of the audit process
  • Ensure compliance with transfer pricing regulations
  • Liaise with tax advisor to prepare tax returns for Dutch entities
  • Provide technical accounting support to operating companies
  • Supporting on a variety of ad hoc projects as required
  • Candidates for the Group Consolidation & Reporting Manager role should be qualified accountant a/o have a master degree in business economics
  • At least 7-12 years of combined experience in a Big Four Accounting Firm and/or in industry working for an international group in a (leadership) role related to IFRS consolidated reporting and preparation of Group Financial Statements
  • You can communicate (both written and spoken) perfectly in English at various levels
  • Strong analytical, report writing and communication skills
  • You will also enjoy problem solving and working under pressure
  • You must also be resourceful and will be happy to get involved across the full spectrum of Group finance responsibilities
  • Ability to multi-task and remain organized in a fast paced environment at a rapidly growing company
  • Strong knowledge of MS Dynamics AX and Microsoft Excel
Maurits Claassen