Senior accountant and Financial controller

  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant
  • External Reference

We recruit for one of our clients, for a temporary position with possible extension

Your responsibilities
  • Maintenance of the corporate data-room of the different entities including follow-up of missing documents
  • For a portfolio of several entities, daily accounting from A to Z, monthly cash reporting, preparation of payments and cash forwards
  • Accurate and timely reporting on a monthly basis
  • Establishment of the French and Luxembourg VAT declarations and reclaims of foreign VAT
  • Preparation of the statutory annual financial statements, including notes to the accounts
  • Liaising with external auditors for annual audit and tax consultants for corporate income tax declarations
  • Maintenance of accounting documents for the French and Luxembourg entities, accurate reporting under the group audit trail system
  • Accounting, reporting and financial controlling of French and Luxembourgish entities:Dealing with ad-hoc request
  • The Senior Accountant & Financial Controller will be responsible for the accounting, reporting and financial controlling (including preparation of documents linked to audit or tax requirements) of a portfolio of 15+ entities in France and Luxembourg
  • Preparation of legal documents and follow-up
  • Controlling of the global Analytical Bioventures S.C.A. subsidiaries financials on a monthly basis (Revenues, OPEX, D&A, Interest, balance sheet), reporting and correction of identified deviations versus forecast and budget figures
  • Assistance to the quarterly and annual consolidation of the global scope, gathering of qualitative data for the purpose of explaining the accounts and deviations to the management

  • Regular reporting of activities and controlling to the Finance Director,Treasury & cash management of the Luxembourg Holdings and French companies together with the Finance Director,Financing support depending on the scope effet and cash requirements of the subsidiaries

  • Additional spot request depending on the actuality and activity of the companies
Your profile
  • Education: Master’s Degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent
  • Previous experience: minimum 5 years of experience in accounting, audit or controlling, of Luxembourg and French companies preferentially
  • Personal skills:
  • Very accurate and highly reliable
  • Results oriented
  • Strong problem-solver with "can-do" mentality, able to both pragmatically define solutions and capture and understand all relevant details when necessary
  • High level of energy, drive and passion to succeed
  • Change agent, “can do” mindset constantly challenging “status quo”
  • Very structured with strong organizational skills
  • Pragmatic, proactive, flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work in an autonomous manner
  • Good communication skills.
  • Languages: English (fluent written and spoken) and French (fluent written and spoken).

This position is a 4-month temporary work assignment, plus extension with possibility to be hired on permanent contract 



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