Financial Controller (M/F)

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Location : Sint-Niklaas
Post Date :
Employment Type : Permanent

Description :

Robert Half is currently recruiting a (m/f) Financial Controller to join a Belgian company located in Sint-Niklaas.

Our client is active in the entertainment industry.

The Financial Controller oversees the business and financial operations and shares responsibility for the organization's economic and financial performance. He/She performs financial analysis, develops financial planning processes, designs and implements overall business plans.

The Financial Controller will be accountable for:

  • The production of periodic financial reports
  • ERP and its process knowledge within a production environment
  • Compliance of reported results with local accounting regulations or international financial reporting standards
  • Cash and Risk Management both local and international
  • Showing extensive finance or accounting experience
  • Overseeing the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives
  • Overseeing the accounting operations of subsidiary corporations, especially their control systems, transaction-processing operations, and policies and procedures
  • Enhancing the accuracy of the company's reported financial results
  • Maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records
  • Comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk
  • This position reports to the CFO


  • Issue timely and complete financial statements, including business insights, conclusions, recommendations and propose action plans
  • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts
  • Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management
  • Provide for a system of management cost reports
  • Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations

The requested qualifications for this job include:

  • Bachelor Business Administration or higher (Accounting & Finance)
  • Minimum 5 years of business experience as Financial Controller within a production company
  • Experience within a multinational business environment is a plus
  • Spoken and written knowledge of Dutch, French and English
  • Being proficient in Microsoft Office applications, such as Excel and the add-on Power BI, PowerPoint and Word as well as utilization of BI tools based on Data Warehouse
  • Experience in local and international consolidation processes with application of the valuation rules
  • US GAAP knowledge would be appreciated
  • Analytic mindset, understanding the bigger picture
  • Team player with charisma
  • Strong proactive communicator
  • Ambitious: Potential to grow to CFO within 5 years

Are you interested in this challenging position? Or would you like to have more information? Apply today and we will get back to you as soon as possible.



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