Chief Accountant

Voltijds | Zwijnaarde, BE | Finance & Administration

Over de vacature

Wat ga je doen

In this role, you will be part of our growing finance department with international scope. Together with your team, you will be responsible for the A-to-Z accounting and administrative flow of Sofico NV (Belgium) and our legal entities in The Netherlands, France, Germany, UK and Mexico.

  • You will supervise, manage and support the accounting team in Belgium in the daily accounting & financial transactions (order to cash, procure to pay, ...).

  • Together with your team, you ensure a correct and timely closing of all accounts. You also coordinate and supervise all monthly, quarterly and annual closings.

  • You and your team members guarantee compliance with the legal obligations of each company, such as the timely and correct delivery of annual accounts.

  • You have the final responsibility for consolidation (according to Belgian standards).

  • You ensure follow-up of intercompany transactions and payments as well as reconciliation of intercompany positions.

  • You are the go-to person for financial audits and (financial) reporting.

  • Our accounting partners abroad will refer to you as their SPOC.

  • You are closely involved in the business, which will allow you to interpret figures correctly and make adjustments when needed.

  • You have a broad general knowledge of and interest in taxation, you therefore play a leading role in tax matters such as calculating corporate tax, tax optimization, …

  • Optimizing the processes for the 6 entities under your authority.

In this position you will work closely together with our Global Accounting Lead.

Wat kun je

  • You have a Bachelor/Master in Accountancy/Tax and can look back on at least 5 years of relevant experience in A-Z accounting, preferably in an international environment in the services industry. This experience allowed you to gain solid experience in taxation.

  • You are at ease managing a small team and making sure everyone is headed in the same direction.

  • You combine a leader’s mindset with a helicopter view. You detect optimizations and know how to implement them with your team. You are a go-getter feeling comfortable in taking on new projects.

  • It goes without saying that you are passionate about data and numbers and you value accuracy.

  • You are in your element in an international yet hands-on company. You know how to tackle things and would like to grow in the rapidly evolving, international Sofico story.

  • You have a positive attitude and show eagerness to make the difference for Sofico.

  • You master Excel and get acquainted quickly with accounting software. Experience with Exact Globe is a plus.

  • With your excellent knowledge of Dutch, English and French, you ensure a good interaction with customers, vendors and colleagues across the globe. Knowledge of Spanish or German is a plus.

Wat we bieden

  • You will be part of a growing, international and dynamic work environment. Apart from work, we also like to make time for fun. We organize several activities throughout the year to maintain the team spirit and to celebrate our successes.

  • You will get the opportunity the further shape Sofico’s financial department. Given our growth story, an exciting career with excellent growth opportunities and the possibility to develop your full potential lies ahead of you.

  • We offer an attractive salary package in line with your knowledge and experience, including a company car and fuel card.

  • You will be working in our headquarters in Zwijnaarde Techlane, easily accessible by car.

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