Our client, a multinational media company, has an exciting opportunity available for a Finance Manager to join their regional offices in Amsterdam. The company offer freedom to contribute and a broad responsibility, with no day in the office the same as the last!
Finance Manager, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
As Finance Manager, you will take responsibility for the finance operation of the company, reporting to the Finance Director, acting as main point of contact or all finance related questions from internal departments and clients. The opportunity offers excellent benefits as well as a defined career path for the coming years.
Leading the month close and forecast processes
Supervising junior staff members overseeing AP/AR duties
Preparation of financial statements in IFRS and statutory reporting in Dutch GAAP
Management of cashflow and fixed assets
Supporting external audit and internal audit, in collaboration with external auditors
Supervise VAT process and CIT return
Ad hoc reporting
4+ years’ experience in a similar role, in an international organisation
Masters’ or Bachelors’ degree – ideally in Finance and/or Accounting
Strong technical accounting ability – ideally suited to a Big 4 background
Results driven with excellent communication skills
Demonstrable systems knowledge including SAP and Excel
Fluency in both Dutch and English language is essential
If you are interested in applying for this 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.
Our client, an mid-sized industrial business based in Haut-Rhin, are seeking a Finance Director to join their team.
Finance Director, Haut-Rhin, France
Reporting directly to the General Management, you are responsible for the Finance Structure of the entity, taking care not only of daily operations, but also digitalisation projects and cost saving initiatives and process improvements.
As the team is small, our client is searching for someone with the ability to strike a balance between being strategic (liaising regularly with the General Management & C-Suite), but also hands-on (not afraid of rolling up their sleeves and getting involved in the day to day operations)
Preparation of financial statements and reporting, presentation to the group.
Responsibility for the site cash management & cash flow, in direct liaison with the Group Treasurer.
Act as a business partner to operational staff to create budgets and forecasts.
Work with other functions to identify and implement cost saving initiatives.
Ensure that internal control standards are upheld by finance & other functions.
Handle all liaison with external partners including external and internal auditors, banks and insurers.
Ensure that all tax returns are completed in an efficient and compliant manner.
Management of a team of 2 people.
Required for the role:
8+ years experience in finance, preferably in roles with team management responsibilities.
Strong finance background, with knowledge of tax and transfer pricing
Prior experience of working in a manufacturing/industrial company a must – exposure to batch manufacturing a big plus.
Good operational knowledge of SAP essential.
Ability to delegate, but also willing to work as part of a team.
Trustworthy and transparent, ability to communicate in a clear way.
Full fluency in French (preferably native) and English compulsory.
Ideally available on short notice.
If you are interested in applying for this Finance Director role, please register your interest using the link above, send your CV to Jessica.Watt@emearecruitment.eu or call Jessica Watt in the office on +41 41 508 7007.
We are currently working with an International Energy business, located within easy commute of Amsterdam, to recruit a Chief Accountant. You will report direct in to the Finance Manager and be responsible for managing a small team.
Chief Accountant, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Experiencing continued success, the organisation has an opportunity available for an experienced finance professional to join their expanding Finance division as Chief Accountant, strengthening the function with responsibility for consolidation and interaction with numerous external organisations. This opportunity sits within a truly international business and offers a clear progression path for career development.
Working autonomously with full responsibility for consolidation
Preparation of financial statements for 8+ operating companies across Belgium and Netherlands
Liaison with external tax advisors and Auditors
Preparation of income tax returns
Cover AP, AR and GL activities
Participation in projects such as integration of acquisitions
ACCA or equivalent qualification advantageous
10+ years’ experience in of working in Accounting
Experience of having worked with Dutch entities with Dutch Tax knowledge
Ability to work autonomously and a ‘can-do’ approach
Experience of the energy industry a plus
Fluent English language skills are essential, with French or Dutch preferred
If you are interested in applying for this Chief Accountant role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to Hannah.firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102
Our client is an international business offering critical solutions to industry; maximizing research and technology to make a positive impact on society. With their technical expertise and strategic collaborations, they are driving change and innovation in their field.
Senior FP&A Analyst, Noord Holland, The Netherlands
We are currently recruiting exclusively for a newly created position, a Senior FP&A Analyst, to join their centralised finance function working as part of a small, key team.
This is a unique opportunity for an experienced analyst to join a growing team and offers real opportunity for continued learning and career development.
Your duties will include although will not be limited to:
Financial planning and analysis to support business strategy
Coordinating the budget cycle
Timely and accurate management reporting on operational and financial outcomes
Creating, maintaining, and developing financial models and interpreting data and analysis to make recommendations
Business partnering with operational teams
Reporting to senior management
Driving process improvement initiatives to ensure best practice
Supporting ad hoc activities, reporting and projects within the finance function
Degree in Accounting, Finance or similar
At least 6 years' relevant work experience
Advanced MS Excel skills
Fluent in English
Experience in a multinational organization
Strong analytical skills
A keen eye for detail, quality, and a drive to excel
Able to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization
High level of honesty, integrity, commitment, and responsibility
If you are interested in applying for this Senior FP&A Analyst 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 Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
Working exclusively with my client, an innovative Pharmaceuticals business is seeking a new Assistant Finance Manager.
Assistant Finance Manager, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Reporting to the Finance Director and working within a busy and dynamic team, as the Assistant Finance Manager you’ll be responsible for supporting the FD with management of the team, implementing effective internal controls, and maintaining the SOX policies. This role requires strong communication skills, the ability to multitask and have ambition to grow within the company.
Manage all closing procedures
Assist the FD with team management
Maintain SOX policies
Preparation of statutory accounts
Provide support on implementation projects
Assist on external audits
Minimum of 7 years’ experience within Finance
Big 4 and Pharma background
Fluent in Dutch and English
Strong communication skills
If you are interested in applying for this Assistant Finance 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 11 02.
My client, a leading Pharmaceuticals business is seeking a new Finance Director and happy to announce this is a retained search.
Finance Director, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Working closely, with the CFO and Group Controller and leading a Finance team of 6, you’ll be working in a fast-paced environment which is constantly evolving. As the Finance Director you’ll be responsible for all finance matters from closing procedures to tax returns. Successful Finance Directors must be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills, the ability to teach and grow the talent of the existing team and drive the business forward.
Management of the Finance Team
Ensure SOX compliance is adhered to
Collaborate with IT on the implementation of the new ERP system
Review, improve and implement finance processes and procedures
Filing of Dutch tax returns
Main contact for external audits
10 years minimum working withing Finance, 3 years’ experience within management
Big 4 and Pharma background
RA or similar finance/account qualification
Fluency in Dutch and English
Experience of implementation of ERP systems
If you are interested in applying for this Finance Director 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 Michelle Ewing in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
Our client is a pioneer in the Energy Industry and they are looking for an established Financial Controller to join their expanding team. This newly created role offers an opportunity to work within an organisation that has vast expansion plans and opportunity to be part of their journey.
This universal business is currently seeking a proven Financial Controller, to be based in their Hoofddorp office. In this newly created role, there is the opportunity to really make an impact on the business and a strong focus on building relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
The ideal candidate will be entrepreneurial, a self-starter and someone who has strong communication skills. In return, our client offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic, international business with the prospects a great career development.
The further development of the Accounting, Reporting & Controlling processes;
Business partner for sales and marketing stakeholders across the business
Report quarterly and annual closings;
Drafting financial reports for internal and external parties;
Implementation of new IFRS standards within the organisation;
Support in corporate finance activities.
Fluent in English and French would be advantageous
Have at least 5 years of relevant work experience, preferably gained at a Big Four firm and have a ACCA/CPA/RA
Have extensive experience with financial reporting processes within a fast growing organization;
Well aware of relevant developments within your field of expertise (especially IFRS) and able to translate these developments into the processes within the organization and make them understandable for non-financial people;
Stress resistant and used to working with tight deadlines;
Accurate and critical, quality-oriented, and have good communication and analytical skills.
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 Hannah.firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102.
My client, an industry market leader, seeks a Legal Assistant to support the senior team from their Basel office. You must have both German and English fluency. They have a dynamic and diverse business model which incorporates a wide range of products.
Legal Assistant, Basel, Switzerland
My client is offering an excellent opportunity for a proven Legal Assistant to lead a variety of tasks – all connected with the successful and smooth running of the office. You will enhance a professional, pro-active culture ensuring their highly customer focused ethos further.
Given the strong links with senior management on site, your will also utilise your confidential, strong attention to detail skills, as you will be a key partner in reviewing company reports, presentations, contracts etc to support the Executive team.
We are looking for high calibre, customer focused candidates with the following skill sets:
Educated to Degree or equivalent level
Fluent German AND English
Experience of leading an office or key customer facing position with relevant administrative tasks under your responsibility
Strong attention to details - overseeing reviews of reports, presentations and contracts to support executive management
Leadership of small scale projects is an advantage
High level of PC literacy, able to organise, plan and innovate, exemplary presentation skills
Be proactive in promoting Health and Safety in the working environment
If you are interested in applying for this Legal Assistant 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 Byrne in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
Our international client is looking for a Business Unit Finance Manager who has previous experience with Swiss accounting to join their finance team in Geneva. You will be responsible for measuring the financial impact on decisions, driving financial operations, and ensuring compliance with Group requirements and local/regional rules and regulations. This is a great opportunity for a strong accountant who is looking to develop their controlling skills for a company that provides career progression and high visibility.
Business Unit Finance Manager, Geneva, Swizterland
Managing the accounting and delivering the closing by ensuring all reporting deadlines are efficiently met
Ensuring full reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
Overseeing responsibility regarding tax, VAT, external/internal audits and ICS requirements
Guaranteeing reliable inventory valuations and product costing are in line with Group guidelines
Preparing forecasts, budgets, and business plans
Managing the GL and supervising accounts
Reporting directly to the Managing Director and functionally to the Business Controller Operations
Requirements for the role:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Economics or Finance related field
3-6 years’ experience in accounting, financial reporting or controlling preferably with supply chain exposure
Previous experience with Swiss VAT and tax declarations
Strong Excel skills and experience with SAP FI/CO is preferred
Excellent communication skills
Fluency in English and a professional level of French
If you are interested in applying for this Business Unit Finance 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 Jessica Watt in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
Working with a multicultural ambitious team, as the Corporate Finance Officer, you’ll experience working on projects 70-80% of the time, ranging from Treasury management to Capital restructuring. Working closely with senior stakeholders and the Global CFO, successful candidates must be able to demonstrate an excellent communication style, strong analytical skills and be CA qualified. Global opportunities are available within this business to work towards.
Oversee global cash management
Implement initiative to improve global working capital
As part of the team, provide analysis for M&A’s and global financing
Involvement with annual statutory audits and tax issues
Working on several projects
Cash planning and intercompany financing
Build and maintain strong relationships with banking partners
5 years’ experience working for a multinational company
2-3 years Big 4 audit experience
Strong interpersonal skills
Eager to succeed
Fluency in English
If you are interested in applying for this Corporate Finance Officer 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 Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.