Accounting Manager – Brussels

Description of the Job Offer


Robert Half Finance & Accounting is currently looking for a Accounting Manager for a permanent position based in Brussels.

Our client is a fast growing company active in the industrial sector.

As Accounting Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Coordinate and/or perform proper & timely monthly closings for the ledgers of the allocated entity/entities;
  • Ensure monthly accurate reconciliations between general ledger and sub-systems for the allocated entity/entities;
  • Secure compliance to corporate policies and accounting/legal requirements;
  • Maintain compliance to EMEA Chart of Accounts;
  • Manage tax requirements and tax declarations (CIT, VAT, Intrastat, ‚Ķ) for the allocated entity/entities;
  • Manage and coordinate the relationships with external tax and accounting advisors;
  • Secure compliance with internal controls in his/her areas;
  • Ensure books' accuracy by setting up and maintaining control procedures; prepare internal audits for the allocated entity/entities;
  • Follow up on cash planning;
  • Being the lead person in the G&A expense analysis and coordinate this analysis within and outside the team;
  • Set up and coordinate the monthly follow up meetings with all the budget holders of the allocated G&A budgets;
  • Being the lead person in the coordination and set up of the annual budgets of the allocated G&A budgets;
  • Support the FP&A team in the budgeting and forecasting activities and assist in the variance analysis (budget vs actuals);
  • Participate in the implementation of financial processes;
  • Contact person with the external auditors for the allocated entities;
  • Develop and manage the team, setting objectives and provide feedback to keep on target;
  • Track team's performance against the KPI's set by the Assoc. Director Accounting EMEA;
  • Additional ad hoc tasks as requested by the VP Finance EMEA and/or the Assoc. Director Accounting EMEA.

The required profile for the Accounting Manager position:

  • University or Bachelor Degree in Business Economics, Applied Economical Sciences, Commercial Sciences or Commercial Engineer. At least 4/5 years relevant experience in an international accounting environment;
  • Knowledge of IFRS; management reporting in a shareholder-value managed company. Experience with accounting of non-Belgian based companies is a major asset. Profound knowledge of general accounting principles and general tax matters;
  • Languages: Fluent in English/French (written and spoken), any other European language is an asset;
  • Computer literate: ERP system (SAP is an asset), Basware, HFM MS Office applications esp. Excel. Experience with HFM is an additional asset;
  • Open personality with demonstrated accounting expertise and strong people management capacities;
  • Team player with excellent communication skills;
  • Hands-on, do-er, with personal drive and entrepreneurial mindset;
  • Quality, process and results driven;
  • Analytical and detail oriented;
  • You work quickly and under minimal supervision, you are able to perform under strict deadlines and you are customer oriented;
  • Demonstrate high personal ethic.

Interested in this position of Accounting Manager at a young and dynamic company? Apply today.

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Finance / Comptabilité, Accounting Manager

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