Why would I want this job?

  • Responsible for the preparation and review of external financial reporting and regulatory filings, including IPO process
  • Coordinate and drive the quality of the preparation of the financial statements ·
  • Preparation of monthly financial internal reporting towards management as well as other key stakeholders
  • Financial reporting liaison of Director Accounting & Financial ReportingResponsible for coordination and maintenance of the financial reporting tool
  • Support the accounting business partners for segments in several accounting related projects / topics (position papers / accounting memoranda)
  • Support projects in the Accounting and Reporting department (including M&A activities and post-acquisition integration activities, etc.)
  • Contribute to implementation of new accounting standards, including providing support to project lead
  • Responsible to maintain and continuously improve the global accounting policies (webFEM)
  • Support and maintain standard chart of account (SCOA)

 

What would I be doing?

Responsibilities

Financial reporting

  • Responsible for the preparation of external financial reporting (financial statements, quarterly reports, and other reporting to investors / shareholders (including prospectuses), and local Dutch reporting)
  • Contribute to improving the quality and content of the external financial reporting
  • Drive the quality of external reporting (compliance with IFRS, alignment with peers and alignment with information needs of the shareholder(s))
  • Drive quality of processes for producing these reports (on time, first time right)
  • Respond to questions from CFO, CAO and / or Director Accounting & Financial Reporting on historic financial information
  • Responsible for coordination with external auditor on audit of the disclosures in the financial statements
  • Preparation of financial reporting (monthly) and Supervisory Board based on future requirements of new shareholders
  • Lead continuous improvement of the financial reporting process via reporting tool
  • Responsible for maintaining the financial reporting tool.

 

Functional responsibilities / network

  • Director Accounting & Financial Reporting, Group FP&A, Treasury and Tax
  • Consolidation team
  • Liaison of the external auditors on the disclosures in the financial statements

What would make me qualified?

  • Accounting and financial reporting professional with 3+ years of relevant work experience in corporate financial reporting, and capable of analyzing complex processes and issues under strict deadlines
  • Bachelor or Master degree in accounting with certification (CA, CPA or equivalent)
  • Proven knowledge in financial accounting and reporting (accounting processes and internal (management) and external (IFRS) reporting requirements)
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently on high visibility deliverables (Supervisory Board and other management)
  • Strong communication skills to communicate effectively with employees at all levels in the organization