Regional Financial Controller – Large Multinational – Hauts-de-France – France

Salary
Competitive Salary Package
Location
Europe France
Post Date
25 Nov 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Number
16652
Line of Business
Accounting & Finance
controller
Consultant
Carla Coelho

Our client is a highly successful and long-established manufacturing group based in Hauts-de-France, looking for a Regional Financial Controller to provide financial leadership across a regional level.

Reporting to the Regional CFO of this multi-site operation you will have full responsibility for robust financial reporting and controls, leading and developing a team that will deliver high-quality finance data and business insights to the senior leadership team.

As Regional Financial Controller your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing financial leadership ensuring full compliance with Group policies and control framework.
  • Continually raising the quality and focus of financial reporting, business performance and optimise the liquidity position.
  • Managing the preparation for the annual financial audit for the regional businesses, act as the key contact and ensure all necessary supporting information is available
  • Leading the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts across the regional entities
  • Developing and leading a high-quality team that continually provides a high level of service to fellow colleagues, customers, suppliers, and all other stakeholders.

Candidates must meet the following criteria to be successful in the role:

  • Significant experience of financial management and controls within a manufacturing company, ideally within a group structure
  • Previous Big 4 experience is highly desirable
  • IFRS and French GAAP accounting standards knowledge and experience is a must-have
  • Commercial experience including the compilation of project plans, JV’S and/or investment opportunities would be an advantage.
  • Great relationship management, communication and influencing skills
  • Able to lead, inspire and develop a high-performance team
  • Languages: French and English
  • Eligible to work in France

Interested candidates should email their CV to carla@renaix.com.