On behalf of our client, a leading online trading platform provider, Swisslinx is seeking a Financial Controller to join their team in Frankfurt, Germany.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a new venture for a publicly listed company taking a direct role in establishing structures and developing the companies controlling framework.
Your main responsibilities will include:
Report directly to the local CEO and the Business Finance Director in London on all financial issues
Responsible for statutory financial statements, compliance, BaFin regulatory reporting, forecasting and budgeting, as well as tax oversight and monthly ledger close
Interacting with auditors, inspectors, and advisors
Monitoring the entity balance sheet and P&L
Identify, analyse and mitigate any financial risks
Responsible for the month end close and monitoring payments and spending
Manage local tax returns and ensure submission to tax advisors and authorities
In order to be considered as a potential candidate, you must hold the following:
University level degrees in relevant disciplines: accounting, finance, economics or business
2+ years working in accounting or finance functions
Experience reporting to regulatory bodies
A professional accounting qualification (ACA or CIMA/ACCA) or equivalent is desirable
Experience working in exchange or brokerage settings is desirable
Fluent in English & at least conversational German
As part of our client`s business growth strategy, they are opening an office in Frankfurt and are seeking a proactive candidate to establish the finance team and create the necessary systems and structures.
If you are interested to be considered for the role, pleased share your English resume with us! We look forward to hear from you!