Accounting Advisory and Processes Lead

<div class="page" title="Page 1"> <div class="section"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <p>Our client is a recognized global retailer and manufacturer of optical products. The company values its employees by building strong and long-lasting relationships through professional development and international opportunities. Additional information will be given to qualified candidates.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div>

Hamburg, Germany (Hybrid)

Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.)

<p>Your Global Talent Partner</p> <p>Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.) is a dynamic and progressive international search firm with offices in the US and Europe. C.O.I. assists companies large and small, across international borders, to find highly qualified professionals to fill mid and upper-level management positions.</p> <p>We have an international team of executive recruiters and partners who understand business from a global perspective but also have an in-depth understanding of local business practices in a multi-cultural society. We are dedicated and experienced professionals with the ability to identify the perfect match in the shortest time possible.</p> <p>Our clients trust that we will maintain the highest standards of integrity with a commitment to deliver unsurpassed results.</p>

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Overview: <div class="page" title="Page 1"> <div class="section"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <p>This role will provide the opportunity to play a critical part of driving digital innovation and process automation within our client&rsquo;s financial department. This role reports directly to the CFO, and will be responsible for strategy, compliance, and execution of accounting operations. We are looking for a hands-on professional who will design, implement, and automate complex accounting processes. This is a Hybrid role expected to be in the office three days per week. If you have experience driving complex digital innovation and finance process automation, this role is for you!</p> </div> </div> </div> </div>
Responsibilities: <div class="page" title="Page 1"> <div class="section"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <ul> <li>Establish, automate, and unify accounting operational strategies and processes, as well as implement change</li> <li>Drive change through technological innovations, organization design changes, process mapping, defining required processes, identifying key areas for improvements, and measuring performance</li> <li>Support the strategic transformation and change across the company&rsquo;s subsidiaries</li> <li>Work collaboratively with Senior Financial Analysts to shape the greatest operational diligence</li> <li>Provide analytics to key business stakeholders for decision making</li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div>
Requirements: <div class="page" title="Page 2"> <div class="section"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <ul> <li>10+ years hands-on experience with accounting</li> <li>Minimum bachelor&rsquo;s degree in accounting</li> <li>Accounting advisory experience within the Big 7</li> <li>Strong analytical and problem solving skills</li> <li>Proven track record of complex process improvement</li> <li>Robust hands-on experience and track record of designing, delivering, and executing multi-site complex accounting operations processes</li> <li>Strong communication, presentation, and creative problem-solving skills Extensive SAP experience</li> <li>Professional English proficiency and intermediate German proficiency required</li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div>