Head of Group Accounting

      Deloitte Recruiting Services

      Vienna - vor 3 Wochen

      Head of Group Accounting

      Our client is a fast growing biotechnology company based in Vienna. The company has completed a relevant capital increase and is now preparing for the next steps, including a public listing on the U.S. stock market.

      Driven by its rapidly developing business needs, the company is looking for an ambitious and dynamic Head of Group Accounting, who is willing to take over the exciting challenge of preparing the company's accounting systems and financial statements for an IPO. Therefore, the main tasks are to set-up all necessary internal processes and structures and to develop accounting manuals in compliance with American standards.

      Responsibilities

      • Supporting the preparation of the IPO, including working closely with banks, lawyers, auditors and top management
      • Organizing and supporting audit activities, including communicating with auditors and Austrian Tax Authorities
      • Preparing quarterly and annual financial statements in compliance with Austrian and international standards (IFRS, US-GAAP)
      • Managing daily and periodical accounting activities
      • Setting up an internal control system with ongoing adoption to new accounting requirements and ensuring the compliance with legal requirements regarding the U.S. stock market

      Requirements

      • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in an international audit firm
      • Experience with listed companies is advantageous
      • International accounting (IFRS, US-GAAP) experience
      • Degree in business, finance or accounting
      • Fluent English and intermediate German language skills
      • Strong communication skills - no fear of working closely with external stakeholders
      • Dynamic appearance and international mindset
      • Attention to detail and hands-on approach
      • Business and goal-oriented thinking
      • Advanced analytical skills
      • Ability to work indepentently

      If you are looking for an accountable and challenging position in a multinational and multicultural environment, we are looking forward to your application. This position offers a minimum annual salary of EUR 70,000 gross (with willingness to overpayment depending on working experience), a performance based bonus scheme, and participation in an attractive share incentive scheme. Furthermore the company offers attractive opportunities for personal development, state of the art infrastructure, an excellent working atmosphere and a strong and dedicated team.

      We are looking forward to your Online-Application!
      Contact: Krista Mautner, MSc (+43/1/53700-2602) and Civ.Ek. Margareta Holz (+43/1/53700-2550)
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