Junior Financial Controller Job Description

Junior Financial Controller Job Description

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Junior Financial Controller Duties & Responsibilities

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Support permanent innovation process by contributing to continuous improvement of our financial processes and use of our SAP system
Contribute to continuous improvement of our financial processes and use of our SAP system
Support to the Local Project Coordinator and Head Office Project Manager in managing the implementation Work in the CFO Team of several structural and operational tasks
Hands-on role includes preparing PowerPoint presentations, excel sheets, ERP and BI tools extracts
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Build with the BU controller the plan, the budget, and the trends for the Advertising and Promotional spending of the Business Unit
Control and follow- up of all the marketing spending, seek for areas of savings and make proposals for cost optimization (ROI analysis)
Manage marketing resources and activities to deliver brand objectives , draw and follow-up relevant KPIs
Ensure alignment of relevant procedures and the best practices of Internal Control
Review of revenue and cost balances on monthly basis, work to resolve balances and ensure that Accounting entries and adjustments are performed by month-end close

Junior Financial Controller Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Junior Financial Controller

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Education for Junior Financial Controller

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Employers hiring for the junior financial controller job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as University and Master's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business, Finance/Accounting, Engineering, Business/Administration, Management, Business School, Industrial

Skills for Junior Financial Controller

Desired skills for junior financial controller include:

Excel
SAP
SQL
VBA and Business Objects would be an advantage
MS Office incl
MS Excel
MS Excel and other MS Office tools
MS Office
Office
Similar accounting system

Desired experience for junior financial controller includes:

1 year experience in a large financial institution or multi-national organization
Builds professional relationships and provide guidance to Project Managers, Business Partners in order to achieve correct Gross Profit (GP) and to ensure that objectives of signing and revenue recognition are met
Monitor and analyze balance sheet, evaluation of online data entries in Proft&Loss Statement which affects Balance sheet and work with local Finance team and Partners to ensure revenue and cost recognition policies are met
Provides analysis of backlog validation, work with project managers to resolve adjustments and transfers required
Support country F&P Sector Lead during reviews of newly signed contracts, providing analyses to ensure signing and revenue recognition policies are met, cooperate with accounting
Supports reviews such as Key Performance Indicators, Sarbanes-Oxley requirements and audit

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Junior Financial Controller Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of junior financial controller. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for junior financial controller
  • Support in projects and other ad-hoc queries
  • Internal Control Certification process
  • Quarterly financial closing monitoring
  • 2nd level control framework through the Group permanent supervision tools
  • Reviewing actual results vs
  • Perform accounting tasks for month-end closing.( Inventory Report, general expenses provisions, costs control…) and be a point of contact for processes performed by Shared Services
  • Prepare and analyze expenses of Expats and Cost Centers that need to be re-carged to other units or entities
  • Be a business partner for the Distribution Department, ensure processes of Year End Rebates
  • Ensure that existing procedure are compliant with Internal Control Requirements and participate to the improvement of the processes
  • On top of that the Financial Analyst, as part of FP&A Team, will be active promoter of Controlling Culture, participating in Mgnt Meetings, collaborating with other departments and being pro-active
Qualifications for junior financial controller
  • Basic knowledge in financial and accounting principles
  • More than 5 years work experience in Finance/ Accounting area, especially in relation to risk assessment and control
  • Proactive attitude with strong learning capability
  • Flexibility but strong ownership
  • An aptitude for working under pressure
  • Develops and improves financial analysis and forecasting analytical methodologies
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Junior Financial Controller Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a junior financial controller. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for junior financial controller
  • Monitor and analyse the performance of third party relationships to ensure consistency with management expectations and develop methods of reporting
  • Participate in the accounting/controlling activities (ie
  • Participate in the Group consolidation operations for the financial management reporting
  • Contribute to the periodic closing execution (ie
  • Perform analysis and financial reviews on reported figures (ie
  • Perform consistency, coherence checks and exception-based quality controls of financial transactions and financial data
  • Be involved in the business partering with different service lines
  • Participate in the Annual budget and Quarterly revision (re-forecast)
  • Prepare analysis and report on headcount, hours and employee benefits
  • Work on procedures and internal controls applied to Payroll and Benefits
Qualifications for junior financial controller
  • Master’s degree in Economics, Finance or Accounting (BAC+5)
  • An excellent communicator, you are rigorous, flexible and have profound analytical skills
  • Fluent English and French, a third language would be a plus
  • Economical background
  • Attention to details & numerical skills
  • Willingness to work in a changing environment
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Junior Financial Controller Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of junior financial controller. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for junior financial controller
  • Ensure a timely processing and submissions of figures provided by the HR Department
  • Participate in the accounting and controlling activities such as Group consolidation operations for the financial management reporting, periodic closing, cost allocation processing and budgeting/forecasting process
  • Assist the Nordic Finance team in specific ad hoc projects (integration off newly acquired company..)
  • Contribute to the finance reporting activities for the Nordic Business Unit
  • Contribute to the treasury reporting activities for the Nordic Business Unit
  • Participate in the budget, forecasts and actual monthly closing processes
  • Quarterly forecasting
  • Health insuranceDiscount program with external vendors
  • Calculation and booking of cross and intra-divisional/legal entity collaboration revenues
  • Month-end closing activities(settlements, accruals, ledger entries)
Qualifications for junior financial controller
  • Be eager to learn fast and efficiently in finance be oriented towards action and results to show your added value to delivery works and service of quality
  • A great interest in tax related matters
  • You have great time management skills and you are used to working with deadlines and meeting them
  • You are able to multi-task and work on multiple priorities
  • Hold a Master’s degree from University or High-Business School in Finance or Economics with a good accounting background
  • First professional experience in controlling
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Junior Financial Controller Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of junior financial controller. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for junior financial controller
  • Ongoing monitoring of intercompany cash settlements and ledger postings
  • Handling ad-hoc queries and data analyses
  • Identification of main drivers of revenues and providing commentary on its dynamics
  • Involvement in various revenue-related processes and projects
  • Cooperation with multiple partners within finance area, across worldwide locations and divisions
  • Operational improvements and optimizations
  • Playing a key part in the successful partnership with teams in other locations all over the world
  • Control of the marketing spending and managing the monthly closing process in detail in 3 countries
  • Analyse the variance of actual spending vs plan (regular and ad hoc)
  • Report regularly to Group the actuals and rolling forecast in requested details
Qualifications for junior financial controller
  • Capacità di lavoro per obiettivi ed in condizioni di stress
  • Precisione ed attenzione al dettaglio
  • Flessibilità
  • Riservatezza
  • Disponibilità ad effettuare eventuali trasferte
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant working experience (in audit or within an international company)
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Junior Financial Controller Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of junior financial controller. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for junior financial controller
  • Regular update of marketing spending full year plans together with marketing team by understand the past spending and future plans
  • Active participation in new products launches (business cases calculations, providing financial recommendations) post mortem analysis
  • Be a nr 1 contact person for marketing team in any needs or requests
  • Develop tools for better control and analysis of the marketing spending
  • Collect, check and clarify financial data and information from the Business Unit locations
  • Prepare and review monthly consolidated financial results and implement
  • Contribute to the elaboration of Mid Term Plan, budget and forecasts for one or several entities
  • Manage data consolidation and reporting ensuring reliability, consistency and transparency
  • Contribute to the analysis of the variances and propose appropriate corrective actions
  • Participate in the profitability and cash improvement actions
Qualifications for junior financial controller
  • You hold university degree in economics/finances/accounting/mathematics
  • You have at least 1 year of professional experience in finance
  • You have good partnership skills
  • University degree in Business Administration, Economics, Engineering or related field
  • Sales Team Bonus Calculation
  • University degree in Accounting and Control, Finance or Economics

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