Financial Accounting Manager

  • Aanbod Depending on knowledge and experience
  • Functiegroep Finance
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8315700
  • Locatie Noord-Brabant
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Manufacturing

Over deze vacature

YER is recruiting a Financial Accounting Manager for an international company in Eindhoven.


The Financial Accounting Manager (FAM) is responsible for efficient and effective financial planning, accounting and all control processes for the French Subsidiary. He/she is responsible for an accurate and timely accounting (general ledger, financial statements, taxes like VAT, corporate income taxes and other taxes) in accordance with local requirements and accounting policies and procedures. The Financial Accounting Manager will report to the Area Controller.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Part of the finance and control team
  • Responsible manager for the accounting together with an accounting assistant
  • Control and maintain general ledger for both US GAAP and French GAAP
  • Supervise, review and perform complex general ledger reconciliation to sub ledgers and source documentation
  • Analyze in cooperation with local legal/tax advisors the impact of changed internal and external rules, regulations and policies on business accounting
  • Determine, in cooperation with the assigned Area Controller, the proper accounting treatment of complex or unusual transactions
  • Responsible for correct US GAAP reporting to headquarters
  • Responsible for local statutory reporting, tax filings, reporting to the national bank and other governmental institutions
  • Assist the country manager in forecasting & budgeting cycle
  • Manage and coordinate internal and external audits and maintain contacts with external auditors and also relationships with other external parties like tax authorities, consultants, etc.
  • Pro-active and assisting the Area Controller in further optimizing internal processes and systems
  • Participate in special (improvement/automation) projects as assigned
  • This requires a hands-on manager who is able to oversee the work to be performed, set clear priorities and monitor progress, coaches and motivates staff and ensures smooth communication across different departments


The organisation is one of the biggest global players in the heavy duty truck industry.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to our client. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative, result-oriented and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


  • Masters’ degree in accounting and/or business economics
  • At least 5 years of experience in financial accounting and financial reporting
  • Affinity with and active knowledge of accounting principles (US GAAP, preferably French GAAP) and tax (VAT, CIT)
  • Knowledge of financial software as well as proficiency with MS Excel
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines and under pressure
  • Ability to prioritize tasks
  • Strong analytical skills combined with a high degree of accuracy
  • A hands-on mentality with a high level of accuracy
  • Good knowledge of the French and English language, both verbally and in writing