Our client, a global pharmaceutical company based in Utrecht, is recruiting a Senior Financial Controller to join a growing team.
Senior Financial Controller - Utrecht, Amsterdam
The ideal candidate will have 8+ years’ experience working within Finance and have a passion for Technology. We are looking for someone who had proven experience of using multiple ERP systems and ideally implementations.
Reporting into the European Finance Director, the Senior Financial Controller will be their right hand, while managing the Financial Administration and a small team.
You will also have the opportunity to optimize Finance processes and focus on change management projects. This role also gives you the opportunity to work with both external and internal stakeholders.
Responsibilities of the Senior Financial Controller:
Financial Accounting and Reporting: Ensure accurate, complete and up-to-date Accounting records are maintained, in order to ensure both internal and external financial reports and statements are based on those records
Control: Ensure a strong internal Control environment is maintained, in which custody of assets, company records, authorization procedures, standard operating procedures and management supervision meets Company Governance standards
Managing the Finance team to an even higher professional and efficient business support function
Stakeholder Management: Sustainable and accessible internal network that contributes to the positioning of the team within and outside the organization
HBO/master’s level Accounting/CMA
In depth understanding of principles of Finance, Bookkeeping and Accounting (Dutch GAAP/IFRS)
Sound knowledge of Dutch tax regulations (especially on salaries, income tax and VAT) is a plus
8-10 years of experience in Accounting/Finance, of which a significant amount of years as GL Accountant/Financial Controller, as well as Business Controller/Analyst
Experience in setting up/developing financial processes and/or ERP systems from a financial point of view
Management experience of both processes and people
Experience with working in an agile environment
Supply Chain knowledge preferred
Fluency in Dutch and English required. French is a plus
If you would like a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Gemma Hart for Gemma.firstname.lastname@example.org for a confidential discussion.
Our client, a globally recognised FMCG business, is looking for a German speaking Logistics Specialist to join their team in Zug.
With a focus on Logistics services and customer service, the Logistics Specialist will be responsible for delivering on the agreed objectives to ensure the management of goods and materials is managed through the supply chain to the agreed specifications.
Logistics Specialist - Zug, Switzerland
Reporting to the Head of Operations, the Logistics Specialist will focus on order fulfilment and shipment management of products associated and required for marketing events, as well as processing of customer orders and invoicing tasks.
The successful candidate will be a strong communicator, with a proven track record in Logistics, Distribution and Transportation, and will be able to identify improvement opportunities and implement these into the overall operations of the business.
As Logistics Specialist, we are looking for high calibre candidates with the following:
Educated to degree or equivalent level
Strong analytical and process skills with some previous analytical experience (preferred in Logistics and/or Supply Chain)
Customer service and stakeholder management skills, alongside a base knowledge of supplier relationship management
Knowledge of SAP
2+ years’ working experience in an international environment
Strong communication skills when dealing with diverse, international stakeholders
Fluent in English and German
If you are interested in applying for this Logistics Specialist role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Sasha Gill in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007
Our client is an international manufacturing business from Pharmaceutical/Bio-Medical industry, specialising in improving and maintaining life.
We are currently recruiting on their behalf for a Senior Cost Accountant to join their team in their office in Amsterdam area. The main tasks will be maintaining, reviewing, reporting and analysing of sales, inventory, intercompany profit, production and product cost data in supporting the monthly accounting close and management cycles.
Senior Cost Accountant, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
The main responsibilities for the Senior Cost Accountant will include:
Building relations with different managers around the business to be able to perform month-end activity and ensuring that executed data are correct
Responsible to maintain and create product cost according US GAAP rules
Control, analyse and report production results and source to settle variances on a monthly basis to business partners, by providing high level commentary and provided estimates for recurring events to major stakeholders
Review and ensure accurate data is reported per branch in monthly product cost, sales and inventory consolidation close
Analyse consolidated costs and intercompany profit differences
Analyse and resolve in-transit inventory in a timely manner
Identify and work on initiatives that improve cost control and/or increase efficiency
The ideal candidate will have:
Fluency in written and spoken English
A bachelor’s degree in Finance combined with 3-5 years of experience in an analytical role
Experience with analysis of production within a financial system like SAP or other
US GAAP exposure
Improvement mindset: knowledge and experience with Lean Six Sigma would be advantageous
Willingness to take on responsibility
The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Ability, willingness and flexibility to travel occasionally
The company offers an opportunity to work in a rewarding working environment, with strong potential for future career development in the Finance department.
If you are interested in applying for this Senior Cost Accountant role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation, please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
We’re looking for an International Tax Manager on behalf of our client, an established international business within the Manufacturing industry, who offer innovative technologies to deliver efficiency, quality and value for their customers through their products.
We are currently recruiting an International Tax Manager who can contribute towards the strengthening and enhancement of the Tax function, including risk management and compliance.
International Tax Manager, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Reporting to the locally based Tax Director, this is a unique opportunity for a candidate with 5+ years’ experience in a public accounting firm looking to transition into their first role in industry, and offers an opportunity to be involved in diverse projects across the EMEA region.
Your duties as International Tax Manager will include, although will not be limited to:
Support our Operations, Tax and Legal teams with day-to-day questions (this can be in the area of CIT, VAT, or WHT)
Review and monitor our regional Tax positions
Review Tax returns and provide feedback input to the regional Tax Lead on potential optimizations
Research Tax issues, legislative developments and evaluate potential impact
Support in M&A and the post-merger integrations
Support on Tax audits in the region and our Tax policy efforts
Contribute to Tax awareness and activities within the Nidec group of companies
Overview of EMEA Tax compliance
Review of the quarterly/annual Income Tax provisions and involved in determining the Tax consequences of purchase accounting
At least 5-7 years of relevant experience in an international Tax role (Big 4 and/or international environment)
University degree in Tax Law/Tax Economics, preference for Dutch Tax Law
Fluent English (other languages a big plus)
Proficient with Excel and other Microsoft Office applications
Hard working, quick learner with a positive can-do attitude
Ability to multi-task and adapt to changing priorities
If you are interested in applying for this International Tax Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
My client, a global fashion brand, is seeking an experienced Logistics and Fulfilment Manager.
Joining a team of five, as the Logistics and Fulfilment Manager, main tasks will include: inventory, logistics and warehouse management, resolving issues and ensuring delivery of goods.
Logistics and Fulfilment Manager, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands
The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate excellent stakeholder management, strong influencing skills and likes to work in a fast-paced environment.
Responsibilities of the Logistics and Fulfilment Manager:
Manage daily operations
Ensure all process and procedures operate efficiently
Manage and control inventory
Review and monitor warehouse storage
Build and maintain strong working relationships with 3PL
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Warehousing, Process Improvement and Supply Chain
Bachelor’s in Business Administration or Supply Chain
Self-starter with a can-do attitude
Excellent communication skills
Strong problem-solving skills
Fluent in English
If you are interested in applying for this Logistics and Fulfilment Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102.
We are working with an extremely dynamic consumer goods business, looking for a Senior Finance Manager to join as a key member of their European Finance organisation, to be located in Dublin (or in the UK).
Senior Finance Manager, Dublin, Ireland or UK
The company have a proactive approach – both to sustainability and to innovations - both across their product lines and in their approach to developing Finance practices.
In a period of growth and development for the business, the role of Senior Finance Manager is well suited to a Commercial Finance professional, looking to work as part of the leadership team locally. You will oversee the financial performance of the market in close partnership with Sales colleagues.
Responsibilities of the Senior Finance Manager:
With a focus on commercial strategy, working as a business partner to the leadership team and driving performance through insightful analysis
Provide visibility to stakeholders on sales performance through ROI analysis, providing key insights to ensure sound investment decisions
Full P&L responsibility for the market
Monitor and own the tracking of promotions and rebates, reviewing against performance KPIs
Working in partnership with the indirect leadership team and also managing initiatives to improve direct channel profitability
Manage the availability of customer credit through provision of accurate forecasting
Carry out financial modelling regarding customer relationships, retail store investment and direct channel expansion
Provision of training and support to non-Finance colleagues, to aid the overall financial capability across the market
Educated to minimum bachelor’s degree level. Accounting/Finance qualification, such as CIMA/ACCA/ACA, and/or master’s preferred
Experience of working in an FMCG/consumer goods environment
Demonstrable, strong Commercial Finance skills
Action orientated with an energetic and enthusiastic approach
Clear communication skills and a desire to question the status quo, always looking for ways of improvement
Managing by example, motivating and coaching the team
Fluent English language – written and verbal
If you are interested in applying for this Senior Finance Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
EMEA Recruitment is partnering exclusively with a global Manufacturing business to identify a Project Manager Global Accounting Processes – P2P.
Project Manager Global Accounting Processes – P2P - Gelderland, Netherlands
The position is based in Arnhem and will report to the Global Accounting Programme Manager.
The successful candidate will support or lead the continuous improvement change initiatives in the Accounting organization, in terms of processes and supporting systems. The main processes area for this role is the Purchase to Pay in Accounting process.
Project Manager Global Accounting Processes – P2P, Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands
Responsibilities of the Project Manager Global Accounting Processes – P2P:
Lead and support projects and improvement initiatives that will bring the global Accounting operations in a world-class best position
Work together with the Regional Accounting Centres and other relevant functions to plan, define, implement and embed the identified improvements structurally in the global Accounting operations
Supporting defining improvement initiatives
Supporting leading projects
Perform fact-based data analysis and identify improvement initiatives
Monitoring and support on embedding the project deliverables
Design/implement/maintain business processes
Communication and cooperation with several stakeholders
Expert and good understanding in operational Accounting process, specially in P2P area (include purchasing, invoice and payment process).
Good functional understanding in ERP system, especially in SAP material management, vendor invoice management and SAP Ariba.
Experienced in supplier e-invoice enablement (preferably SAP based platform, example SAP Ariba).
At least 3-5 years of relevant working experience.
Experienced in data analysis using Microsoft Excel or (preferably PowerBI).
Bachelor’s in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance (Bachelor).
If you are interested in applying for this Project Manager Global Accounting Processes – P2P role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to hannah.Mallia@emearecruitment.com or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
On behalf of our multi-national client, we are seeking an SAP CO Key User to assist the Accounting team in implementing SAP S4 Hana.
SAP CO Key User Accounting – French Speaking CDD 12 months - Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
This will be a CDD for 12 months and will touch all aspects of SAP CO, from process improvement through to monthly closing.
If you would be keen to see various elements of a SAP S4 Hana implementation, with exposure to the strategic leadership, then this role will be of interest.
The main duties of the SAP CO Key User Accounting are:
SAP CO maintenance
Cost Accounting preparation and process improvement
Responsibility for a variety of support (OI, OTP) and FI CO reconciliation
Monthly closing (margin forecast reviews, operations analysis, group reporting)
Calculation of business results, group reporting
Supporting Controlling team on budget process, forecast, maintenance of SAP reporting
Supporting on technical SAP CO tools (report, budget, forecast)
The main skills required for the SAP CO Key User Accounting are:
Finance and Accounting exposure
SAP FI/CO key user
SAP other modules desirable, Excel
Attention to detail, strong inter-departmental communication skills
Flexible approach (particularly around closing), collaborative style
If you are interested in applying for this SAP CO Key User Accounting role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call John Bower in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
An ideal opportunity for a candidate seeking to progress their experience in an international treasury team, working in a business with a hard-working, yet open and family-feel culture.
In this varied position, you will work on many different aspects of treasury including treasury controlling, supporting the Accounting & Consolidation team and project work.
Key responsibilities of the Treasury Analyst/Controller:
Regular treasury reporting and the related accounting and consolidation bookings.
Produce debt and cost forecasts.
Maintenance of the in-house banking system, updates in the TMS (Quantum)
Ensure compliance with internal controls procedures.
Assist with the treasury sections of the company annual report.
Participate in the company-wide ERP implementation project from a treasury perspective.
Other ad-hoc projects as required
Key requirements for the role:
Bachelors degree in Finance or Accounting, CFC de commerce or equivalent.
Previous experience in a Treasury Accounting/Controlling role.
Excellent communication skills, ability to liaise with the treasury, wider finance and non-finance teams on a range of topics.
Attention to detail and a problem-solving attitude.
Fluency in English, French and any other languages an advantage.
If you are interested in applying for this Treasury Analyst role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to Emma.Feneley@emearecruitment.com or for a confidential conversation please call Emma in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
For our multi-national client in Geneva, we are seeking a Consolidation Controller.
With exposure to the strategic development of a growing company, this person will need a high degree of autonomy, coupled with excellent Accounting skills.
Consolidation Controller - Geneva, Switzerland
In return, you will get exposure to a high degree of change on a variety of projects.
Hybrid working is available for this position.
The main duties and responsibilities for the Consolidation Controller are:
Assisting in the preparation of the annual report
Contribution to group Accounting and Consolidation projects
Performing Consolidation tasks within the company’s Consolidation tool
Consolidation and IFRS adjustments
Monthly closing at group level in cooperation with country Finance teams
Reporting packages for shareholder review
Continuous improvement of systems and processes
Ad hoc analysis as required
The skills and experience required for the Consolidation Controller are:
Public Accounting complemented by industry Consolidation is desirable
IFRS technical experience
Swiss GAAP desirable
University degree in Finance and Accounting or equivalent
Demonstrable proactivity and flexibility, ability to communicate at group and country level
Attention to detail and ability to hit deadlines
Strong Excel and Consolidation tools
English essential, French desirable
If you are interested in applying for this Consolidation Controller role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call John Bower in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.