Operating across Europe, they are a specialist in reduction and prevention of payment arrears, ensuring growth for client companies. This is an exciting opportunity for a Financial Controller to join a diverse team within a dynamic environment.
Key responsibilities for the Financial Controller:
Analysis and preparation of monthly and annual reporting
Balance sheet reconciliations
Monthly, quarterly and annual closing processes
To be point of contact for Group Accounting and Reporting
Ad hoc project work
The ideal candidate will have:
A degree in Economics, Finance or equivalent preferably with an RA qualification
A background in Accounting, with expertise in IFRS
Ideally experience within a similar environment
Fluency in English and Dutch
Knowledge of Power BI and Excel
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
If you are interested in applying for this 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 Natalie Harrison in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102
My client are a fast paced and dynamic pharmaceutical business headquartered in the Basel are. To support the business through a transitional phase they are looking for an interim Finance professional to support the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in a range of areas, with a principal focus on accounting topics. They are looking for someone to join the team on an initial 3-4 months contract, but with the potential for a permanent role.
Interim Accountant/Controller, Basel, Switzerland
You will be a hands on individual with a willingness to pick up on a variety of different topics where required.
The Interim Accountant/Controller role will include:
General Ledger Accounting
Month end close
Consolidation under IFRS
Support budget and forecasting process
Preparation of financial reporting
Ad hoc projects
Core Finance skills in accounting, but with a willingness to get involved in different projects and tasks where required
Good knowledge of IFRS
Experience working with Navision, Microsoft Dynamics or Business Central
Fluency in English with a good level of German
A flexible approach to work and strong communication skills.
If you are interested in applying for this Interim Accountant/Controller role please register your interest using the link below, send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Meriel in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
Our client, a dynamic, fast-paced multinational, are seeking a Global Finance Processes Director to join their worldwide team. Reporting directly to the CFO and liaising closely with other business leaders, this is an ideal opportunity for anyone inspired by leading large teams and re-engineering systems and processes to create improvements and efficiencies.
Our client, a dynamic, fast-paced multi-national, are seeking a Global Finance Processes Director to join their worldwide team.
Global Finance Process Director, Geneva, Switzerland
Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and liaising closely with other business leaders, this is an ideal opportunity for anyone inspired by leading large teams and re-engineering systems and processes to create improvements and efficiencies.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities of the Global Finance Process Director:
Responsibility for the Accounting & Controlling teams, including regional and local managers, as well as a centralised team of Global Process Owners.
Overseeing the end-to-end of Finance and transactional processes, including O2C, R2T, P2P, intercompany flows and master data management.
Managing the in-house shared service centres based in Europe, Asia and Latin America.
Planning, implementation and maintenance of the key Finance systems.
Taking an active role as a member of the Finance Leadership Committee; business partnering with other areas of Finance, Internal Audit, Sales and Procurement.
Contribution to strategic planning initiatives.
Involvement in other ad-hoc projects as required.
Required for the role:
Degree in Finance/Accounting/Business Administration
Additional certification (CPA, ACCA, ACA, CIMA, CMA, Lean Six Sigma or Equivalent)
Experience of working in a mid-large multi-national organisation, preferably a Principal Operating Model
Full fluency in English, 2nd or 3rd language a big advantage
Prior exposure to managing large global teams
Proven track record of success in systems implementations/upgrades
Strong communication skills and ability to liaise with Finance and non-Finance professionals at all levels
Problem-solving mindset, decision-making capabilities and strong leadership skills
If you are interested in applying for this Global Finance Process Director role please register your interest using the link below, send your CV to Emma.Feneley@emearecruitment.eu or call Emma Feneley in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
Join a leading global organisation located in Rotterdam, in the role of Financial Controller, within a truly international and dynamic environment. As part of an enthusiastic team, you will contribute significantly to the effectiveness of the function and have the opportunity to progress and develop into the future within this multinational organisation.
Financial Controller, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Working with many national and international contacts, as Financial Controller you will have responsibility for financial reporting across a BV and multiple entities. This could be an ideal first step out of Big 4 or the next phase in your career progression in industry!
Preparation of internal and external reporting for 50+ companies across various disciplines
Analysis and review of monthly financial information
Financial statement preparation according to Dutch GAAP as well as monthly reporting in IFRS
Budget vs actual reporting/analysis on overheads
Intercompany reconciliations and VAT reporting
3+ years’ experience in an audit/accountancy firm
Ideally with Master’s degree in Accounting/Finance
Good attention to detail coupled with strong analytical skills
Knowledge of SAP would be preferable or any similar ERP
Good communication skills, proactive attitude and good team player ability
Fluency in Dutch AND English (spoken and written) is essential
If you are interested in applying for this Financial Controller role then 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.
My client are a US owned global manufacturing business, who are going through a period of transformation and strong growth plans for 2021. They are currently seeking a Project Controller to join their finance team based close to Zurich, working as a sparring partner to the Project Managers. You will have a strong commercial focus and support the Project Managers in areas such as the planning and forecasting processes, cost control and financial reporting.
Project Controller, Zurich, Switzerland
This is an ideal role for someone who likes to be hands on, with strong problem-solving skills, developing new processes and looking at continuously improving ways of working.
The role will include:
Cost centre controlling
Budgeting and forecasting
Production of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements
Strategic planning and analysis.
Development of new processes and support the development of the recently implemented SAP system.
Tracking of project financial KPI’s
Compliance with SOX controls.
Operational project support.
Experience within a manufacturing environment would be strongly preferred.
3 plus years’ experience in a similar role
Strong communication skills and ability to manage multiple stakeholders.
Fluency in German and English
Flexible approach to working and strong problem-solving skills.
Good knowledge of accounting and reporting processes, ideally knowledge of US GAAP and SOX.
If you are interested in applying for this Project Controller role please register your interest using the link below, send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Meriel in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
We are currently recruiting on the behalf of a well-known household name, who are searching for an excellent Controller to work within their functional Finance team. In this challenging role, you will act as a business partner and guide the business unit’s management team on financial, regulatory and business decisions, based on meaningful financial data and processes. Providing the opportunity to influence future strategic decisions and shape the organization for the future.
Controller, 80-100%, Bern, Switzerland
You will need to be a flexible, tactical Finance partner to ensure that the business is able to achieve its strategic goals, through providing meaningful management and control tools. This role reports to the Head of Finance and has great visibility to senior leadership.
Responsibilities of the Controller:
Take ownership of financial and investment planning.
Establishing KPIs and control instruments, to ensure that management have good visibility of performance and future objectives.
Responsible for managing a set of management and control measures.
Financial reporting and ensuring the operational accounting of the two business units under your responsibility, working with the shared service center.
Implement suitable measures and processes for effective financial risk management, and for ensuring governance and compliance.
Manage financial projects required by the leadership team.
You have a higher degree of education in a Finance-related field.
Experience within a similar position or suitable experience from a consultancy background.
A high achiever, who is assertive and has a record of success.
Have adequate communication, people management and interpersonal skills.
If you are interested in applying for this 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 Mike Baldwin in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
Our client, a global FMCG company based in Rotterdam, currently has a dynamic opportunity available for an experienced Business Controller to join their European HQ. The ideal candidate will have a strong commercial experience and skilled in business partnering with Sales and Marketing teams.
Business Controller, Rotterdam, Zuid Holland
This exciting opportunity will see the successful candidate join a very international team in a thriving and expanding business. There will be the opportunity to grow and develop in this finance organisation due to the business’s continued growth plans.
Business partnering with the sales and marketing team to support commercial activities.
Establishing financial planning and analysis processes to support the business with decision making.
Support the sales and commercial teams by providing analysis of revenue data, pricing and market trends
Preparing business cases to support in new investment and movement into new markets.
Liaising with leadership across multiple functions on key projects and growth opportunities
Ad hoc analysis where required
Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Masters beneficial) in Accounting/Finance
Additional professional finance qualification is preferred
Strong ERP system experience (SAP/Oracle) with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Fluency in English any additional European languages is a plus
A proactive and adaptable approach to your work
A keen eye for detail, analytical and problem-solving skills
Able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation
If you are interested in applying for the Business Controller role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to Jenny.Callum@emearecruitment.eu or for a confidential conversation, please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102
Our client is a manufacturer of consumer products, with a strong brand name and international presence. They are currently looking to appoint a Production Controller to work in a manufacturing site, alongside the Plant Controller and Partner with the Operations team. The role is located in the Basel area.
Production Controller, Basel, Switzerland
The responsibilities of the Production Controller will include, but will not be limited to:
Support the production controlling activities
Implementation of the monthly closing (income statement, contribution margin calculation, variance analysis, reporting)
Control of product and offer calculations
Ensuring correct calculation bases/processes
Participation in financial planning and budgeting
Finance Business Partner for all departments in day-to-day business and projects
Implementation of ad hoc analysis and business advice
Responsibility for investment controlling
Participation in the cross-divisional projects
University degree in business administration with a major in accounting and controlling, or commercial training with further training in the controlling department
3-5 years of controlling experience in production companies
Very good SAP (FI/CO/COPA)
Strong knowledge of Excel
Excellent analytical skills
Outstanding communication skills
Fluency in German and English
Our client offers a very open, entrepreneurial work culture, as well excellent career development prospects within the group.
If you are interested in applying for this Production Controller 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 Izabela Darmstetter in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
EMEA Recruitment are searching for an accomplished Credit Controller to join our global manufacturing client.
Credit Controller, Rotterdam, Netherlands
We are looking for a highly engaged and process-driven Credit Control professional, who is able to design and implement the end-to-end workflow, and optimise processes. You will have full responsibility dealing with the pre-billing calculation, revenue recognition and credit management. The role will report to the Finance Manager, and you will be working in a busy and dynamic team, based in Rotterdam.
Responsibilities of the Credit Controller:
Perform pre-billing calculation and verification towards the sales orders
Complete timely monthly invoicing
Complete the end closing activities within the Order to Cash space
Full responsibility for Credit Management
Financial administration related to credit management responsibilities
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration
2-4 years’ experience with Credit Control or Accounts Receivables
Strong ERP experience – JDE, MS Office, HFM
Experience of working within an International environment
Highly organised and results-orientated
If you are interested in applying for this Credit Controller role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to Polly.email@example.com or, for a confidential conversation, please call Polly Stafford in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
For one of our international manufacturing clients, we are seeking a Financial Controller to take ownership of several exciting projects and responsibilities. This position leads several changes to the finance function at the strategic level, as part of a wider transformation. It also has an attractive development potential.
Financial Controller, Neuchatel, Switzerland
The main duties of the Financial Controller are:
Transformation of reporting to match international GAAP standards
Controllership – financial reporting and forecasting on a monthly basis
Transfer of all accounting information and processes into a new ERP
Continuous improvement of finance systems and processes
Cost accounting and control; variance analysis
Business partner to manufacturing team, assisting with transformation
Develop robust internal controls to international standards
Ongoing commitment to training finance and non-finance team on best practice
Point of contact for external audit provider
The skills required of a Financial Controller are:
Direct exposure to cost controllership in a manufacturing background
Collaborative mindset with a demonstrable ability to drive change projects to completion
Fixed assets/inventory accounting
English and French languages
Preferably an accounting or controlling qualification (CPA, ACCA, CIMA)
Significant ERP experience (superuser a benefit), Excel
Exposure to both local and international accounting standards
If you are interested in applying for this Financial Controller 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.