Algemene informatie vacature:
- De organisatie
Our client, NYSE listed, is the largest producer of thermoplastic polyolefins in the Americas and the leading producer of biopolymers in the world. Their purpose is to transform peoples lives by creating sustainable solutions through chemicals and plastics, to reduce environmental impacts, to increase efficiency by innovative and sustainable solutions. Due to ongoing growth we are searching a Head Accounting &Tax Europe and Asia.
- De functie
In this role you will be responsible for the accuracy of accounting and financial reporting as well as the direct and indirect tax filing of the European and Asian entities.
Therefore you ensure compliance with relevant IFRS, commercial law and tax regulations in the booking of business transactions and in the determination of items in the balance sheet and profit and loss account. You ensure compliance with all applicable tax requirements (direct & indirect). You ensure compliance with policies, procedures and legal, compliance and internal control requirements. You ensure the definition of Sox-controls to guarantee a high quality control of the activities as well as timely and accurate filling of accounting and tax reports.
The balance in the role is 40% strategic, 40% organizational and human development, 20% operational (accounting/reporting). You will coordinate taxes and constantly coordinate monitor and enhance the closing process as well as coordinate audits and statutory reports. In this position you will steer a team of 15 fte and 3 middle management and report in to the CFO. You support the CFO with all strategic topics regarding tax & accounting as well as M&A. Stakeholder management is key to the position. You will have interfaces with tax and accounting authorities, suppliers. Internal and external auditors, external services providers, all support and business functions and corporate areas (accounting, SSC, Tax planning and tax legal). Besides this you carry out the optimization of all processes with respect to efficiency and effectiveness considering compliance with all regulatory and intern controls requirements.
- De functie-eisen
For this role we are searching for a true leader who is able to lead and further develop the financial organization. You are authentic and can act independently. You are able to align and bridge differences. You are able to convince &persuade and get involvement. In the dynamic momentum the organisation is finding itself, there is loads of room for developing potential and structuring processes and policies. Therefore you need an entrepreneurial mindset, able to be adaptable and flexible. Other important competences are: planning and organizing, conceptual thinking, analytical mindset and excellent accuracy. The position is based in the Netherlands in Rotterdam but you will be part of a global operating company with HQ in Brazil. Hence, professional English language skill is crucial.. A second language (Portuguese, German, Dutch) will help you to further get engagement company wide.
- Master degree in finance / tax/ Accounting
- 10 years professional experience in one of the area’s accounting, tax, finance
- Leadership experience
- Good knowledge of relevant accounting standards (ao.: IFRS, Dutch Gaap, German Gaap)
- Good knowledge in the field of tax lax, corporate and indirect tax