Financial Controller for the German market

Sofia, Bulgaria
Competitive salary
07 May 2021
16 May 2021
Experience level
Qualified accountant

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Position Purpose & Summary

We are looking for a Financial Controller with profound senior accounting experience. The Financial accountant is accountable to provide timely and relevant financial reports. He/she will be the linking point between relevant business stakeholders and internal and external auditors for a selected reporting unit.
During the first up to 2 years the role you will be operating out of our office in Düsseldorf, Germany. After this period, the Financial Controller will proceed working out of CBS (Cargill Business Service) center in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Assure accurate financial statements from both, USGAAP and German GAAP for a selected reporting unit
  • Ensure accurate and timely information to different stakeholders (e.g. Tax, Financial Risk Management, internal and external auditors)
  • Prepare month and year-end closing, balance sheets reconciliation and general ledger reviews, forecasting and budgeting
  • Ensure compliance with internal control framework
  • Proactively work with the local business to identify their reporting needs and provide timely solutions
  • Engage in and initiate continuous improvement activities


Required Qualifications

  • Master or Bachelor Degree in Accounting
  • 5 years of accounting experience with some relevant exposure to USGAAP and German GAAP-
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Understanding of and experience working with JDE and/or SAP
  • Proficiency in German and English
  • Strong team player with self-starter mentality

Our offer

In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast-paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter today.

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