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The London-based headquarters coordinates the GROUP's Controlling organization and structure. The Junior Controller will be part of the London-based Controlling Team and report directly to the Head of Group Controlling.
In this visible and exposed role, there will be a high level of communication with GROUP's global subsidiary companies. Daily interactions will occur mainly with finance and GROUP’s risk functions, yet with the Management as well.
The Junior Controller will ensure timely monthly closing, prepare tax reporting, assist with monthly management reporting, and exercise financial control per authorized policies and procedures of the organization and laws and regulations of the countries where the group’s subsidiary companies operate.
MAIN ACTIVITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Manage the general accounting for the entity MKS PAMP GROUP Limited
Preparation of VAT returns for the entity MKS PAMP GROUP Limited
Assist subsidiaries with accounting matters
Preparation of Group consolidated budget
Preparation of the Group’s consolidated monthly, quarterly, and yearly financial reports
Preparation of other reports to the attention of the Executive Management
Preparation of year-end audit for the group and assistance of the subsidiaries with local audits
Obtain and review reporting packages from subsidiaries
Preparation of consolidated financial statements
Analysis of daily and monthly reports from subsidiary companies
Statistics of performance and volumes by business line, product, customer
Review of monthly financials
Review of key balance sheet items
Monitor intercompany reconciliations
Evaluate the adequacy of internal controls at subsidiary companies and their compliance with group procedures
Effectively promote synergies and ensure coordination and collaboration with other areas of the company
Make suggestions for improvement; bring innovative ideas and thinking
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Master’s degree in accounting, controlling, economics, finance or another relevant field / UK Accounting Qualification (ACA / ACCA)
Knowledge of UK accounting practices and Tax Laws
2-5 years of work experience in monthly management reporting, general accounting, financial control, and/or (internal) audits.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
Positive attitude, yet not afraid to speak out or ask questions
Agile and flexible mindset, reactive to requests
Ability to interact with colleagues of diverse cultures, respect for diversity
Self-starting, sense of responsibility and initiative, ability to work autonomously
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to meet tight deadlines
Technical knowledge and analytical thinking
Advanced Excel skills required; knowledge of R - or other programming languages - and experience with Power BI is a plus
Proficiency in spoken and written English and knowledge of other languages is an asset
Willingness to travel and a flexible work attitude are required
British national or holder of a valid working permit in the UK