Head of Corporate Controlling

Michael Page
mardi 16 avril 2019
Date limite
jeudi 16 mai 2019
Louis de Beaugrenier
Niveau d'expérience
> 10 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein
  • Working for an international worldwide company;
  • Be at the beginning of the project;

Client Details

Our client is an international worldwide company. With its HQ located in the US, this company would like to relocate his keys roles in Brussels to create a spin off company.

With a turnover of 140 million of US$ (and 3 800 employees), the objective of the company is to double it within the next coming years due to a very profitable business.

To build this new company we are looking for a Head of Corporate Controlling.

This function will very important to launch the business in Europa.


Reporting to the CFO located in the US, the Head of Corporate Controlling will be in charge of:

  • The financial leadership of 8 different entities (Japan, US, Mexico, Singapour, Belgium, Israel, Spain and Italy);

  • Responsible for leading accounting personnel in day-to-day operations as well as supporting CFO with advising CEO, Senior Management Team and stakeholders on all matters relating to financial performance;
  • The future management of a team of 5 persons;
  • The implementation of a future ERP system (move from SAP to another one);
  • Manage the following processes:
  • General ledger accounting including reconciliation
  • Intercompany accounting, including intercompany profit in inventory valuation
  • Monthly closing and consolidation process
  • Manufacturing/cost accounting
  • Fixed asset accounting
  • Accounts Payable
  • T&E processing
  • Account reconciliation process
  • Statutory audit/governmental reporting compliance
  • Leading yearly audit process with external accountant


The ideal candidate will have these requirements:

  • At least 7 years of experience at the same level of function;
  • Experience in an international company;
  • To have an experience in people management is also key for the role;
  • Familiar with US GAAP and knowledge of IFRS is a key requirement
  • Experience managing a financial consolidation and monthly close process;
  • Having a huge experience in ERP systems;

Job Offer

The wanted candidate will benefit from a complete package including:

  • A really good salary;
  • Bonus, meal vouchers, nets allowance;
  • No company car;
  • A real evolution within a very profitable company;