Financial specialist with more than 25 years’ experience in all aspects of accounting, auditing and financial management. This broad experience gained within Financial market, Sales / Retail, warehouse and holding environments.
Very experienced in monthly, quarterly and yearly reporting, Local GAAP and US GAAP IFRS reporting environments, rolling forecast, monthly highlights, full budget process and preparation of the financial statements. Also experienced in financial internal and external audits, ISO certification, SOX controls and major business transaction and business integrations.
Accounting, Cost Accounting, Finance, HR, Management, Process improvement, Cross functional team leadership, Six Sigma, capital Equipment, Analyses, Strategy, Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook, Exact, SAP, JD Edwards, QAD, Hyperion, HFM, Citrix, Oracle, AFAS, NetSuite, Zivver
Proficiency: Dutch (native, fluently), English (fluently), German (basic knowledge) and Spanish (basic knowledge)
Team player, hands on, loyal, Reliable, result driven, people manager.
€ 71-85 per uur
36-40 uren per week
Kennis & Vaardigheden
Head of Finance Europe
november 2015 tot heden
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Tasks and responsibilities:
- Acquire full responsibility of the finance department in Europe in all its aspects and have full accountability towards management.
- Acquire full responsibility for internal and external audits
- Manage European Accounting team in the financial shared services department.
- Acquire full responsibility of the European cash forecast on a daily base
- Acquire full responsibility of the purchase of state bonds.
- Acquire full responsibility for the authorization policy regarding all European bank accounts
- Contact person for all bank related issues.
- Acquire full responsibility for the European payroll
- Acquire full responsibility for the European partner administration
- Master good command of internal processes and gain in a short time ability to optimize them implementing many degree of change from the status quo;
Realized and ongoing changes:
- Reorganized accounting team
- Reorganized payroll department
- Project lead Implementation “Concur” expense tool
- Project lead Implementation company credit cards
- Project lead search for a new ERP system (Europe, APAC, US)
- Project lead implementation new ERP system “NetSuite Oracle” cloud solution
- Project lead implementation OCR system “Abbyy” cloud solution.
Work closely with the CFO Europe, Control, HR, Tax, Legal, Compliance, Risk Team Europe, Finance team Holding, Finance team APAC and Finance team US.