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Finance Manager - Benelux - Antwerp

Chemicals - Finance & Accounting
Ref: 76 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Feb 2019
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About the Job - Finance Manager 

Responsible and accountable for managing the Finance department, supporting the Company strategy in alignment with European Headquarter and in collaboration with the local Head of Market/ Head of cluster.

Qualifications & Education:

  • Master’s degree in economics/Finance


  • Planning and controlling skills
  • Accountant Skills: IFRS Accounting Standards
  • Good knowledge of English Language
  • Min 5/6 years finance experience
  • Tax/Cash Flow/Accounting Areas
  • Good SAP proficiency
  • Team Management skills


Key Accountabilities:

  • Manages the Finance team and coordinates the Finance department activities:
  • Statutory accounting: general ledger accounting and taxes, coordinating accounts receivable & payables, asset accounting, statutory financials
  • Monthly reporting and consolidation and business performance management
  • Budgeting
  • Credit control
  • Treasury & banking and cash flow forecasting
  • Manages financial risk & compliance activities:
  • Coordinates Financial Control Framework testing
  • Relates with management and external auditors
  • Supports business and projects with strong related financial impact in the Country:
  • Support investments decision both for key Capex and Opex initiatives
  • Drives financial awareness and profitability focus within the country organization
  • Drives cash generating/improving initiatives


Key Challenges:

  • Support organization in the change management process and business turn-around by playing a leading role within the leadership team and country organization
  • Manage multiple activities/initiatives with tight deadlines
  • Support and coordinate financial activities related to project requirements
  • Facilitate the standardization of finance processes under the guidance of EU finance team


Communication and Working Relationship (Internal/External):

  • Strong integration with all departments
  • Strong interaction and integration with Europe and Corporate finance departments/function




Get in touch with 
Michal Barut       
Tel: +44 (0)1908 920 436