SSC Accountant

Finance & IT · Luxembourg, LU
Department Finance & IT
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Experienced

Main Function & Scope


The role has responsibility to prepare the entity level month end reporting, annual entity statutory accounts, compliance activities and daily finance operations of the companies in the Ventient group.


Key Responsibilities:


Transactional
• Perform daily finance and month-end activities in accordance with procedures and timescales
• Prepare month end reporting, including (but not limited to) posting month end journals, manage all accounting transaction, cost centre reporting, monthly control task completion, analysis of results
• Produce monthly balance sheet and income statement reconciliations and analysis
• Identify reconciling items and progressing corrective actions
• Assist in the preparation of budget and forecasts
• Respond and support with queries raised by internal and external stakeholders
• Ensure accounts are processed quickly, accurately and within agreed SLA’s
• Other ad-hoc tasks as required


Compliance
• Ensure compliance and adherence with controls for internal finance policies and procedures as well as external regulations
• Compute and prepare compliance submissions eg VAT, corporation tax, withholding tax, national statistics, etc
• Prepare statutory accounts on time and liaising with auditors as necessary


People management
• Line management of the accounts assistant
• Supervise, motivate and develop direct report ensuring delivery of their duties and objectives including responsibility for setting and regular follow up of performance objectives


Improvement initiatives
• Support M&A integration and ensure embedded in business as usual processes
• Support improvement initiatives including the creation and delivery of opportunities to further enhance the value of the SSC and finance systems proposition
• Provide support to wider Finance team with any ad hoc financial projects


Competencies and behaviours
Essential

• Results driven
• Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure with good time management skills • Excellent attention to detail and maintain high standards
• Self-motivated and able to work independently
• Good communication skills, quickly able to establish credibility with stakeholders
• Strong team player


Skills & Knowledge
Essential

• An experience technical accountant, with exceptional knowledge of statutory and operational accounting
• Advanced excel skills
• Knowledge of cost allocation principles, accounting procedures and processes

• Fluent English speaker

 

Desirable

• Luxembourg and German Local Accounting and Tax knowledge

• German speaker


Relevant experience

Essential

• 5+ years of finance/accounting experience, or 3+ years PQE
• Able to deal with multi currencies
• Understanding of relevant country accounting practices and the regulatory environment
• Demonstrable people management skills


Education and qualifications
Desirable

• ACA, ACCA or equivalent preferred


Software Programmes
Essential

• Microsoft Office Suite
• Advanced Excel

 

Desirable

• Microsoft Dynamics
• Kyriba

• Power BI as user


Travel Requirements

UK and European travel as required

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  • Location
    Luxembourg, LU
  • Department
    Finance & IT
  • Employment Type
    Permanent
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced