Financial Controller (US GAAP - Paris area - 6-12MTH CONTRACT)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Financial Controller (Manufacturing/US GAAP) - PARIS AREA, FRANCE

(Candidates for this role should be either based in the Paris area or willing to relocate at short notice. The role will initially be to provide cover for maternity leave and will last for a period of 6-12 mths.)

A vacancy for a Financial Controller with European division of global US Manufacturer of specialist materials. The role will based at the company's site in North West Paris and will last for an initial period of 6-12mths (maternity cover). The main purpose of the role will be to maintain the integrity of the financial results of the company in line with corporate policy, and to report on time and in an accurate manner ensuring compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements.

Candidate requirements:
- Professional Accountancy qualification
- Previous experience of leading a small finance function in a global organisation is preferred
- Proven experience in general, cost accounting and internal controls including Sarbanes Oxley
- Fluent in French and English
- Proven experience in US GAAP environment
- Strong knowledge of ERP & SAP is preferred
- High level of PC literacy, especially Excel, is required
- Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
- Self-starter with high level of integrity and resilience