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Finance Manager (Austria)

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive senior salary commensurate with experience + benefits package

  • Contact:

    Stephen Womersley

  • Job ref:

    25005

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Start date:

    Immediately

Our Client:

Veredus have been retained by our global hygiene products manufacturing client to identify an experienced Finance leader to be based in their Tyrol, Austrian commercial office. Their Tyrol office is the home of their European commercial operations. This is an expanding international business of a global parent group where this Finance lead role has a wide remit and significant strategic input. This role will report directly to the European Finance Director.

Overall Responsibilities:

The role of the Finance Manager, is to monitor and control the day-to-day financial operations of the accounting department which oversee all transactions, including; Sales, Purchases, and Accounting entry. To create and report monthly performance figures on-time and in-full to meet both European and US timetables.

To be the local champion and owner of the control environment, to meet the standard of the set governance structure in Austria, in order to deliver a compliant and efficient Finance Department.

To be the key local point of contact for Austria, for matters of audit, tax and banking and all other related financial matters. To provide support to the local management, and sales teams, and ensure timely creation of commission and all related management information.

Takes an active role in mentoring and developing staff, and set SMART objectives for the team, as well as setting priorities for the local Finance team to meet set deadlines. Coaches, trains and presents financial information to non-financial local team members

Ideal candidate:

Education:Graduate level – Account/Finance/Business

Qualification:Professional accounting qualification

Precursor:Demonstrated permanent right to reside and work in Austria

Location:Tyrol District, Austria. Resident or prepared to relocate

Experience & Skills:

  • Strong record in all aspects of financial management

  • Excellent communication skills (Austrian/German, English are a must have)

  • Ability to demonstrate a track record of success in leading a successful Austrian Finance team

  • Strong strategic business/commercial vision coupled with tenacity to maintain accuracy and timelines in reporting

  • Possess the drive and determination to implement policy decisions of the company or group

  • A proven record in contributing to the commercial development of the organisation

  • Able to travel internationally from time to time

  • Articulate and concise. Using appropriate language for different situations

  • International experience working with different compliance regulations (GAAP,SOX,VAT, Tax)

  • Team player who works well with whilst not losing sight of the key objectives

  • Embracing team’s objectives, willing to assist different role(s) as required and appropriate, co-operating and contributing constructively, whilst supporting others, providing results on time and within deadline

Salary & Benefits:

Competitive senior salary commensurate with experience + benefits package which includes 25 days holiday and Company Pension etc.

If this role sounds of interest and you have the experience and skills, we are looking for we would welcome a more detailed discussion. In first instance please email or call.

Email: stephen.womersley@veredus.co.uk Mobile: +44 (0) 7808 015674