Finance Manager (m/w) - Retail

Michael Page
07 Aug 2018
17 Aug 2018
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Full time
IntroInternationally operating and growing company within the retail sector
Part of the local management team and leading a team of 70 peopleFirmenprofilOur client services about 5,000 forecourts in Europe. In each of their markets, they are a major player, operating under strong brand names. Their convenience store operations are a key component of their future growth strategy. The mission is to be Europe's leading independent forecourt retailer where they can take care of the needs of people on the road. Starting from a consistent, pan–European strategy and knowledge, they give great attention to local execution to meet the demand of their customers and service station operators.Aufgabengebiet
The role reports to the Country Manager Germany and the Group CFO
Being part of the local management team and leading a big Finance team of 70 people based in the UK and in Hamburg
Transaction Processing: Provision of local operational finance support (clients, matters, billing, salaries, payments and receipts)
Reporting: Statutory reporting and tax filing under German law, tax–related issues.
Preparation of annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and monthly close, and supporting information and schedules, to central finance function in accordance with agreed timetables.
Ensuring that office complies with the accounting requirements arising from local GAAP/tax/legal issues liaising with auditors and advisers as required.
Reporting of financial irregularities (including significant non–compliance with policies and procedures) and concerns direct to the Group CFO.
Control: Development, implementation and review of local internal controls, primarily designed to safeguard assets and minimise risk that are consistent with worldwide Finance policies and procedures.
Management and control of the treasury function including the provision of cash flow forecasts.
Ensure local compliance with fiscal and regulatory reporting requirements.
Provide high quality line management to all Finance staff in the office. This includes setting objectives and priorities, monitoring performance and budgetary control.
Constant review and improvement of the efficiency of existent local financial and billing function and the respective office policies.
Minimum of 10 years' experience in a Finance leadership role within an international Retail environment
Knowledge of accounting principles, regulations, financial analysis and forecasting
Good understanding of both financial and operational processes
Experience with treasury and preventing financial risks in a complex business environment
You have a solid understanding of business processes and a solid analytical and critical decision–making skills with strategic ability
VergütungspaketIn addition to an alternate function within an informal, fun team, our client offers you a market–based salary with an excellent secondary employment package.KontaktDeniz AlkanReferenznummer296621Beraterkontakt