Finance and Economics Management & Business Others
1 - 2 Years
About Our Client
Our Client is the integrated service provider for cold chain logistics. The company is growing rapidly and planning to realize several new sites per year. Currently the have operations in the Netherlands, Germany, France, Poland, UK, Italy, Sweden, USA and Australia.
Among other things but not limited to the following list, the task and responsibilities of the position are:
Organizing and developing the SSC Accounting in such a way that it can provide the internal customers with services meeting quality requirements and realize scalability of services to keep up with the growth of the company.
Setting up accounting services for new businesses, which are mostly developed outside the Netherlands, in compliance with local requirements for accounting, reporting and taxes.
Managing the team of SSC Accounting by creating logical working processes, performing yearend reviews, setting development plans and KPIs for the team and lead and coach the team members to ensure delivery against these performance targets.
Critical for the performance of the SSC Accounting is fast and accurate monthly closing of the books in such a way that monthly financial reporting becomes a swift and 'easy' process.
Manage reporting for the Holding in the Netherlands on a monthly basis and monitor monthly closing process for the SSC team members on a structural basis with proper monitoring tools.
Facilitate a smooth process of invoice and purchase orders approval to enable timely payments to suppliers.
Very involved in the business
A changing environment and ongoing business expansion
The Successful Applicant
An accounting education at higher level is required as well as 6 - 10 years of working experience in dynamic situations in leadership roles.
The role requires flawless English and Dutch.
Has experience with various accounting principles such as IFRS.
Has experience working in an international environment.
Proven track record of leading the departmental / performance development, preferably in a shared service environment.