ASCENTOR Direct Search & Interim Management

Senior Financial Controller | French language

Bucharest (City) (RO)
25 Sep 2020
25 Oct 2020
Job category
Industry sector
Information & Technology
Contract Type
Full Time
Up to 25%

On behalf of our Client, a leading multinational company active in the payment solutions industry, we are looking for an Experienced Financial Controller. 

Global leader in seamless payment, our Client provides smart, trusted and secure solutions to empower commerce across all channels: in-store, online and on mobile. Trusted partner of major financial institutions, service providers, global retailers and small merchants, our Client has a global footprint to provide multi-local solutions.

The company's initiative is to set up a multi-functional shared service center in Bucharest to centralize the Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology and Procurement support functions of the company's EMEA region.

Your tasks:

  • Support the Controlling Director and work in the controlling team;
  • Support in all planning activities (outlook, forecast, budget, 3 years plan);
  • In charge of month end closing;
  • Ensuring technical support for cost controlling, reporting;
  • Financial analysis skills – business oriented;
  • Overseeing the preparation of all financial reporting according to Corporate standards, governance, and deadlines;
  • Supporting internal customer groups in all finance and accounting matters including analysis, budgeting, forecasting, expense tracking and control, analyses deviations actual vs forecasts / budget – propose & follow actions implemented, actively look for continuous improvement;
  • Provide weekly, monthly and quarterly reporting and reviews;
  • KPI monitoring;
  • Participation in special projects;
  • Evaluate and drive optimizations across the different functions within Operations and Overhead;
  • Improving existing processes and systems to drive efficiency;
  • Ensuring reporting output to senior management.

Your qualifications:

  • Strong academic background. Finance & Controlling degree;
  • 8 to 10 years finance experience in multinational environment, with proven track record;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Full French and English proficiency;
  • Superior attention to details;
  • Must be comfortable in working in cross-functional teams – matrix environment;
  • Can successfully manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously and work to tight deadlines;
  • Fluency in standard software including Cognos & SAP;
  • A strong commitment to providing first rate business & financial support;
  • Manage preparation of all monthly, quarterly and yearly reporting (actuals/forecasts) of accounting reports, such as balance sheets, statements of income, statements of cash flows and statements of equity;
  • Prepare budgets, monitor its fulfillment, analyze and report deviations, define and implement corrective and pro-active actions;
  • Ensure the accuracy and integrity of internal and external financial reporting;
  • Follow internal audit and Internal controls with local teams.


Why this role?

This a brilliant opportunity to join a talented team of seamless payment specialists and take on a key role with full responsibility.

For additional details do not hesitate to contact Radu Vacarelu at 


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