Position Financial Controller for our Finland entity.
Location NL Rotterdam
Company Overview global leader in thermoset resins.
As financial controller for the Finnish entity, you have end-responsibility for all month-end, quarter-end and year end closings according to US GAAP and furthermore for the statutory reporting according to Finnish GAAP. A good understanding of all business processes is key in order to be able to evaluate the correctness of the balance sheet in general. Keeping contact to different stakeholders of the business and within corporate is a must to be able to keep track of the development of the company (spider in the web). You are a key contact person for many people in order to help with interdisciplinary processes.
•Overall Balance Sheet ownership;
•Support monthly closing under US GAAP, including various monthly/quarterly reporting;
•Support VAT compliance;
•Prepare annual statutory accounts local GAAP and liaise with External Auditor;
•Responsible overall compliance for entity;
•Liaise with Tax department and Tax advisors;
•Prepare Finnish Corporate Income Tax returns;
•Account reconciliations & analysis;
•Ascertains compliance with Internal Accounting Policies & Procedures and SOX.
Minimum Qualifications •Min 5 - 10 years of experience mainly in accounting (chemical industry background a plus);
•Excellent accounting skills;
•USGAAP and Finnish GAAP know-how a plus;
•Knowledge about Finnish Corporate Income Tax;
•SAP experience is a pre;
•Good interpersonal and problem solving skills;
•Pro-active attitude, pragmatic, team player;
•Able to handle several tasks simultaneously;
•Multi-Language: Finnish and English a MUST (Dutch a plus).
Education Requirements Degree in Accounting.