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Finance Manger (Italian Speaking)

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  • Salary:

    €30,000 - €35,000

  • Contact:

    Justina Zammit

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Justina Zammit

  • Skills tags:

    ACCA , Accountancy

A very well-known retailer and distributor of well-known brands is currently looking for a Finance Manager to report to the Head of Finance.

Job Description

  • To issue timely, complete and accurate financial statements to include Consolidated Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cashflow statement
  • Ensure results comply with International financial reporting standards (IFRS)
  • To ensure closure of sub-ledgers, review of ageing analysis on debtors & creditors
  • Review of trial balance to ensure postings are consistent and aligned to group policies and standards
  • To include: review of Journal Entries/ update prepayments and accrual accounts, fixed asset module maintenance and Quarterly balance sheet ‘flux’ review to ensure balance sheet movements are fully understood
  • Ensure all bank accounts are reconciled on a monthly basis and presented to HOF for approval
  • Preparation of the annual Financial statements for the legal entity in preparation for audit closure
  • Document and implement a comprehensive set of authority and approval limits
  • Point of contact on audit deliverables and supporting the external audit process
  • VAT reconciliations and tax submissions adhered too
  • Cash flow forecasting (support FP&A team)
  • Support the budget process and work with the FP&A team
  • Support the implementation of a new Group wide ERP for the Italian business
  • Support the roll out of a new purchase order and travel system for the Italian business
  • Updating B.I Finance with the monthly TB and reconcile

Skills and Experience

  • A part qualified (in the last year of studies) or recently qualified accountant  
  • Ideally have some related work experience (Industry experience not essential)
  • Ability to mentor, motivate and inspire the assigned indirect reports
  • Financial accounting business acumen
  • Competent financial modelling skills in Excel
  • Italian Language skills would be considered an asset as this role would require some travelling (every quarter)