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23 days ago
What’s my job title? Accounting Manager Where in the world? You can work remotely. Preferably in the Netherlands, but we are open to people located in Europe.  Working hours? For this role, you will operate within the Central European Timezone What language(s) are required?  Fluency in English The Role As an Accounting Manager you will know everything about MessageBird accounting process and will make sure that business activities are translated properly to IFRS accounting language. You will have a massive impact through working closely with the Finance Controller and other colleagues in the broad finance team as well as other departments. Thanks to your work ethics, great accounting knowledge and ability to follow the financial impact of month end activities from start to finish, you ensure accurate reporting. What you’ll do Manage and oversight of accounting processes and procedures Complete monthly and annual financial closing process tasks Act as IFRS reporting specialist including: Redefining and improvement overall reporting process Ensuring compliance with reporting requirements Help in preparation of consolidated financial statements on a group level Play a key role in developing and maintaining future reporting needs Act as sparring partner to external advisors on complex accounting topics Keep up to date ledgers for key complex accounting topics Assist and act as key contact in managing annual group audit Review, approve, and post various accounting entries related to complex accounting topics Coordinate, and complete various special projects Managing a team of accountants reporting directly to you What you’ll bring 8+ years of relevant experience in accounting and controlling, of which 3+ in a people management role Experience in an international, fast-growing tech company. You know what it takes! Degree in Business Administration or Finance & Accounting Working experience with IFRS, global entity structure, multi subsidiary consolidations and solid control environments  Working knowledge of NetSuite (is a plus) or a comparable accounting and reporting platform. Leadership skills sufficient to organise effective communication within the team. A keen eye for continuous process improvements, including the ability to innovate and simplify both finance and operational processes. Experience in the telecom industry is a nice to have