Executive / senior industry position
Role: Finance Manager
Are you looking for a dynamic and meaningful Finance Manager role in the Accounting function of a global organisation?
Do you love working with cross functional teams on a global level?
ICON Plc has an excellent opportunity for a qualified accounting professional which will involve working on a broad range of domestic and cross border accounting issues across all of ICON's business.
You will join a professional and experienced finance team focused on making an impact globally and supporting ICON's mission - to help its clients accelerate the development of drugs and medical devices that save patient lives and improve their quality of life.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Responsible for delivering full monthly management accounts spanning a portfolio of European countries consistent with US GAAP to strict deadlines.
Handle full Trial Balance and maintain monthly Balance Sheet reconciliations.
Lead, develop and strengthen the financial reporting team. This includes people management, performance management, training & development
Developing solid relationships with various non finance teams located in regional offices whereby finance support the business and contribute to the decision process
Build and maintain a strong customer centric culture within the team.
Full responsibility for ensuring entities are follows local legislative requirements, i.e., Financial Documents, tax returns, etc.
Liaising with local financial/taxation advisors as required.
Continuous review of the regional legislative environment to ensure the financial/tax aspects is in order and assist non finance teams in their compliance requirements.
Ensuring processes are SOX compliant.
Assisting the EU Finance Director with ad-hoc project work.
To be successful in this role you will need:
Be a fully qualified member of an internationally recognized accounting body (ACA, CIMA, ACCA).
At least 5 years relevant PQE gained in an international environment (or qualified by relevant experience) in management accounting, tax and operational support of a business.
Strong knowledge of Mexican tax
Exposure to shared service / centralized offshore financial reporting environment.
Experience of leading a team and delivering results.
Ability to build strong relationships with non-finance departments
Ability to lead on own initiative, handle tasks/assignments and tackling problems.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Oracle experience & advanced excel an advantage.