Our growing company is seeking an experienced Financial professional with global accounting experience. Reporting to North America VP of Finance, your primary objective will be :
To provide assistance for the betterment of the global entities and improving their departmental reporting process. This will involve providing the business managers with their operational budget to actuals, and on a regular basis coordinating the budget process at department and entity levels.
You will become very knowledgeable with the business financials and will be a key stakeholder providing support to the VP Finance in the creation of financial forecasts.
To assist members of the accounting team in their daily activities
To successfully run the accounting system.
The successful candidate will be comfortable with handling data and creating custom reports (excel, Great Plain, Microsoft)
Provide assistance in the accounting operations of some foreign subsidiaries and its procedures.
Plan and coordinate month-end and year-end closing process, including consolidation of foreign subsidiaries.
Implement new systems including expense reporting, time-sheet and integrate additional modules and functionalities with in-
house financial applications.
Provide guidance on technical accounting and financial reporting issues.
Take charge of the financial system by designing and maintaining reports as well as offering ongoing support.
Prepare, examine and analyze accounting records, financial statements and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and compliance with reporting and procedural standards.
Ensure proper sales, income taxes and other regulatory requirements are met on timely basis for some foreign subsidiaries.
Report to headquarter the required financial information, procedures, necessary documentation, projects scope and other relevant information on a regular basis
Qualified member of ACCA preferred
Technically strong knowledge of GAAP / IFRS
Minimum of 3-5 years related experience
Process and project oriented
Ability to propose and lead continuous improvement initiatives
Strong leadership skills
Good English communication and interpersonal skills
Software industry experience
Creation of asset and reporting, Microsoft
Great Plain experience a plus