Our Client has decided to take back the ownership of the Financial Shared Services. Which means that they will insource the activities that are currently outsourced. This project implies the building of a complete new team and facilitating the knowledge transfer from the current supplier to our own resources. For this new team we are looking for a Manager Financial Shared Services.
As Manager Financial Shared Services you will lead the team and processes that are responsible for all of the financial transactions for the legal entity. Your scope is to manage a team of 6 that ensures invoices are booked and suppliers get paid, that customers are invoiced, receivables will be collected, and cash is properly booked. We match, settle, and clear the intercompany balances. At the same time, we closely monitor and reconcile the balance sheet to ensure correct financial statements. During month end you and your team play a crucial role in supporting the financial closing on a tight timeline.
You will be part of the Nijmegen Finance team that includes other functions related to Financial Control and Business Control and your report directly to the finance director. Besides managing a very reliable fundament through the financial transactions you will also investigate opportunities to improve efficiency and collaboration on several deliverables such as: Audit, internal controls, financial reporting and forecasting.
We’re looking for an enthusiastic finance manager who feels comfortable in a ‘shared service’ or production environment. Since you will be working with a brand new team its very important that you are ‘people orientated’ and that you possess interpersonal leadership skills for building a great team. Besides this we’re looking for a manager with ‘above average’ analytical and organizational skills.
Other highlights we’re looking for;
Bachelor’s or Master degree in accounting and/or financial management
Minimum 5 years relevant working experience within financial accounting
Previous experience in accounting environment, preferably in Shared Service type or organization
SAP ECC & S/4HANA Experience
ABOUT OUR CLIENT:
Our Client is a long-established multinational infant and children nutrition brand. The vision of the company is to be the world’s leading provider of science-based pediatric nutrition and specialized nutritional products and services. They are highly dedicated in creating nutritional brands and products trusted to give infants and children the best start in life. With over 500 employees, Nijmegen regional Supply and Innovation Center, supplies super premium infant nutrition, manufactured in the Netherlands, for the largest market in the world, Greater China.
The site is based in Nijmegen and this will be your homebase, off course you can combine this with your workplace from home. Besides the opportunity to build a great professional team in a high paced environment you can expect the following;
Salary range: 60k-85k (based on 38 hours)
Work hours: 40 / week
Holidays : 25 + 13 (adv)
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