Job details

Location
Berlin
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1289453
Posted
6 days ago

Job details

Location
Berlin
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1289453
Posted
6 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.