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France General Accounting Manager/Barcelona

International   •  CDI   •  Mise à jour le 26/09/16

Bullet points

  • Work experience with French accounting principles
  • Member of General Accounting board for Europe

À propos de notre client

Do you see yourself as a high-performing, enthusiastic and talented individual with lots of drive and ideas to achieve big things? Page Group offers you the opportunity to be part of the new Shared Service Center in international Barcelona and to join one of the world's best knows and most respected recruitment consultancies.

Established in the UK in 1976, with operations in 35 countries in 153 offices, PageGroup provides recruitment services and career opportunities on a local, regional and global level with three key brands: Page Executive, Michael Page and Page Personnel, supported by additional brands across our business.

From our multicultural Shared Service Center in Barcelona, we provide services in Marketing, Finance and IT to the Continental Europe region.

We don't look for average. We look for great!

Description du poste

The main responsibilities of the position are:

  • Help with the migration of important accounting functions from France to the shared service center (SSC)
  • Lead a team of 5 accounting professionals to ensure a successful transition period
  • Ensure high quality in all accounting processes and procedures after the Go Live date
  • Steer the migration process in close coordination with colleagues in France
  • Build and train a team of accounting specialists to be able to support more than 25 legal entities
  • Review financial information according to IFRS and French GAAP
  • Provide input on new policies and procedures to harmonize accounting practices in Europe
  • Supervise month end closing procedures including management and financial reporting
  • Partner for Controlling to support budget and forecasting activities
  • Ensure appropriate treatment of tax related topics and issues
  • Ensure that internal policies are being followed and deadlines are kept
  • Drive continuous improvement for General Accounting tools, processes and behaviors
  • Make the shared services approach a success
  • Sign off of French books in cooperation with French Finance Director
  • Member of General Accounting board for Europe
  • Team leader of 5 people

Profil recherché

  • Accounting degree or similar
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role
  • Work experience with French accounting principles
  • Big 4 audit experience is a plus
  • MBA qualification is a plus
  • Excellent language skills in French and English are a must
  • Spanish is a plus
  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of financial and operational controls
  • Experience in leading teams (smart trust/smart delegation)
  • Leading by example, hands on approach

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