Head of Finance

Posted 28 November 2022
Salary Up to £100000 per annum
LocationBerlin
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFinance, Accounting & Audit
Reference64812_1669656717
Contact NameNathan Hodeib

Job description

we are looking for a Head of Finance/Finance Manager/Senior Finance Manager in an ambitious company

Your responsibilities:

- Establish an internal finance team (accounting, controlling, treasury) and in the meantime cooperate with an external accounting office,

- Participation in the implementation of a financial and accounting system for the company,

- drawing up accounting policies and internal accounting procedures,

- close cooperation with tax authorities

- Preparation of financial reports, tax returns and other reports in accordance with German law,

- preparation of annual financial statements in accordance with IFRS,

- Representing the company in contacts with external institutions (tax offices, banks),

- development of appropriate controlling instruments,

- financial reporting for internal and external purposes,

- Supervision of the planning process and preparation of budget proposals for the company as well as control of the execution,

- regular preparation of cash flow - projections as well as financing of the company's activities, enabling a smooth management of the company,

- Ongoing financial analysis of the company and the market in which it operates in order to make appropriate business decisions on the direction of the company.

Candidate Profile:

- completed scientific university education,

- several years of experience (at least 7 years) in a leading position in the finance department combined with experience in team management,

- sound knowledge of tax regulations under German law,

- Fluent knowledge of IFRS, including specific knowledge of issues related to the operations of a construction and manufacturing company,

- Experience in the implementation of financial and accounting systems and accounting and control procedures,

- Ability to solve accounting and tax problems,

- ability to build and lead a team,

- interpersonal skills,

- Ability to work under time pressure and adapt to an accelerating and ever-changing environment,

- entrepreneurial spirit, ability to think entrepreneurially,

- good command of English.