Robert Half

Finance Director

Recruteur
Région
Brussels
Salaire
Negotiable
Publication
mercredi 24 mai 2017
Date limite
samedi 24 juin 2017
Réf
9283114
Contact
Robert Half Belgium and Luxembourg
Secteur
Autre
Niveau d'expérience
> 10 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Fixe
Temps de travail
Temps plein

Robert Half is currently looking for a (m/f) Finance Director for one of our clients.

Our client, active in services is located in Brussels.

Reporting to the Chief Finance & Administration Officer and managing a team of 3, the Finance Director will have following responsibilities:

  • Lead and personally manage the annual budget and forecast process, and provide intermediate forecasts on an ad-hoc basis;
  • Prepare the quarterly management reporting based on reporting from Accounting;
  • Analyze variances (vs. PY, vs. Budget, vs. Forecast) and provide analytical comments and proposals to support business decisions and management;
  • Prepare the various reporting packs for the Finance & Audit Committees, the Boards, various committees and for the Annual Report;
  • Review financial statements to identify potential risks and significant deviations from budget. Work with internal stakeholders to develop solutions in a timely manner;
  • Ensure cost control vs. budget, including approving PO's & invoices, and the management of the US financials accounts, control and relations;
  • Ensure that all financial and administrative processes operate at best practice and in line with all regulations and procedures;
  • Supervise the accounting function, ensuring delivery of accurate and reliable accounting information within strict time limits;
  • Oversee the team of 3 FTE's in charge of accounting, pay-roll, internal procedures & policies, accounts payables incl. payment processing, accounts receivables, long-term investment portfolio management, cash management, external audit support & interface, etc.;
  • Improve the quality, timing & efficiency of the internal reportings;
  • Lead and coordinate the implementation of all actions to improve the financial & accounting processes.

The requested qualifications for the position of Financial Controller / Finance Director includes:

  • Master in Management or Economics;
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in an international organization (industrial or FMCG or pharma,) in the role of Business Unit/Division/Group Controller or Finance Director;
  • Fluent in English, French is a plus;
  • Strong financial simulation, modelling and analytical skills;
  • Strong understanding of general accounting principles in Belgian GAAP and US GAAP and of consolidation;
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint and Word;
  • Hands-on, result oriented and pragmatic;
  • Ability to work independently, strong leadership.

Interested in this position as Finance Director? Apply today!