Job details

Location
Berlin
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1289453
Posted
12 days ago

Job details

Location
Berlin
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1289453
Posted
12 days ago
DMCG Global is excited to be working with a forward thinking company who's are recruiting for a Finance Manager who wants to be part of a high performing team in a progressive marketing communications agency.
 
Description and responsibilities
  • Responsibility for the day to day financial management.
  • An in-depth knowledge of all financial transactions, ensuring they are appropriately accounted for within the financial records.
  • Production of monthly financial reports for submission to management and parent company.
  • Ensuring all deadlines are met, that financial information is complete and up to date and reports are accurate and in accordance with our accounting policies and statutory obligations.
  • Responsibility for revenue recognition, ensuring compliance with accounting standards.
  • Preparing balance sheet schedules for all accounts and resolving any issues on a timely basis.
  • Ownership of debtors, creditors and WIP.
  • Preparing bank reconciliations.
  • Reconciling intercompany accounts and ensuring intercompany transactions correctly recorded and revalued.
  • Dealing with our third-party payroll providers and recording payroll transactions
  • Preparing and submitting VAT returns and ensuring compliance with VAT legislation.
  • Preparing and submitting WHT returns and ensuring compliance with WHT legislation.
  • Liaising with internal and external auditors, providing prompt, thorough and accurate responses to enquiries.
  • Identifying potential areas of cost reduction in a timely fashion and acting on them.
  • Ensuring clients are billed as soon as possible and cash is collected promptly.
  • Reviewing the cash position of the agency to ensure this is being managed carefully, and identifying opportunities to improve it.
  • Identifying areas for improvement and implementing new ways of working to stream line our financial processes.
  • Building relationships within the wider agency to raise the profile of the finance department.
  • Assisting account management and production to become stronger at financial management and to drive the commercial agenda in the agency.
  • Relying on financial experience to implement innovative and flexible solutions.
What You'll Need To Succeed

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar role and possess a relevant finance qualification or be working towards this. You will be proficient in Excel. Meticulous attention to detail and an action-oriented approach to work are essential.

Mandatory Skills:

  • Bilingual German/English speaker
  • Ability to solve problems independently
  • Impeccable accuracy
  • In-depth understanding of accounting
  • Excellent time-keeping
  • Ability to build good working relationships
  • A team player

Desirable Skills:
  • Knowledge of Maconomy a plus

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.