Overview
Location Zwijnaarde, Belgium
Type Fulltime
Department Finance Administration
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What the job is about

In this role as a financial controller, you will be part of our growing finance department with international scope.

As a financial controller you will be responsible for multiple key aspects and in contact with different stakeholders throughout the organization.

Financial reporting & Analysis

You are responsible to prepare and analyze financial statements for the group and its local subsidiaries, this includes:

  • Monthly closing and financial reporting

  • Analysis of the budget

  • Cashflow and tax reporting

  • FX reporting and management

You will furthermore implement and maintain financial controls, processes and reporting systems. You are the business partner in case of questions about financial data, making sure financial data is processed in a uniform and efficient way. You make sure that this data is presented in the right, performant and structured format.

You provide insights into financial performance and trends, in close cooperation with the team of business controllers.

Consolidation

As you are responsible for group consolidation, you will lead the consolidation process for the group, ensuring accuracy and compliance with accounting standards. In order to streamline reporting processes and improve efficiency, you will work closely with the finance team.

As you are the SPOC (single point of contact) for auditors of Sofico's consolidated statements, you will conduct periodic reviews to identify potential financial risks and opportunities.

Budgeting and Forecasting

In collaboration with the finance team you play a key role in the budgeting and forecasting process. Together you develop annual budgets and financial forecasts. Follow-up, monitoring actual performance and providing variance analysis of budgets will play a key part in this role.

In this way, you play a key role in long term financial planning and scenario analysis.

Your interests and skills

You can look back on at least 3-5 years of relevant controlling experience, preferably in an international environment, experience in the services/software industry is a plus.

Because you are hands-on, you know how to tackle things and would like to grow in the rapidly evolving, international Sofico story.  

Thanks to your experience, you also have:

  • An analytic mindset with excellent communication skills.    

  • An eye for structural process improvements and are able to realize them. 

  • Strong knowledge of Excel and get acquainted quickly with different reporting tools. Experience with Power BI, LucaNet and/or Exact is a big plus.   

As we are an international company, you are capable of explaining reports in English. Knowledge of any other languages is a plus.

What we offer?

We would like to welcome you to an international and multicultural company that has been operating for over 30 years and is doubling in size every 5 years. Growth is our middle name, while we strongly adhere to our horizontal and open company culture.

You're in the driver's seat of your own career, that's our motto. Your personal development is therefore paramount. During an extensive onboarding program of six months, we make you, with the support of your job coach, familiar with our product and the organization. Even after this period, you will continue to get opportunities to learn and develop yourself further. You’re never alone.

At Sofico you will also work in a modern office that is easily accessible. We have plenty of safe charging points for your electric car or bike, and free shared bicycles available to pick up your lunch.

In return for your efforts, we offer an extensive salary package, including a company car with a fuel card, a bonus system, meal vouchers, and group and hospital insurance. Are you a sporty type? A bike lease is also one of the possibilities! The flexible office hours and opportunities to work from home provide the necessary flexibility within the company.

At Sofico we are strong believers in the power of a good cup of coffee. Water or soft drinks are of course also on the menu. We love our team events. Think after work drinks, a BBQ, a family day, a company weekend, or a walking dinner with the whole company.

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Explore our current job openings and apply today! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out directly to our HR team or call +32 92108040.