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Head of Accounting & Finance Systems (f/m/d)

Date: Jun 13, 2022

Location: Humpolec, CZ, 39601

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

 

ABOUT HSE, part of JELD-WEN Inc.

 

Founded in 1992, in 2018 HSE, spol. s r.o. became part of JELD-WEN, a multinational corporation founded in 1960 and headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. JELD-WEN, Inc. operates 117 manufacturing facilities in 19 countries, located primarily in North America, Europe and Australia.

HSE, spol. s r.o. is part of the Austrian Domoferm GmbH und Co KG group together with our sister company, BOS GmbH Best Of Steel. We are the European market leader for steel frames and a leading supplier of steel doors in Europe. For our production site, located in Humpolec we are looking for a Head of Accounting & Finance Systems (f/m/d) for immediate appointment:

 

YOUR ROLE

 

In this important role, you will act as part of the local management team and you will be responsible for the professional and disciplinary management of the finance and accounting team (accounts payable, accounts receivable and the day-to-day business). You will also pay special attention to the continuous development and optimization of the processes in your area of responsibility. In particular, you are bearing the overall responsibility for managing the accounting activity within country & for overseeing financial services area.

 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Overall responsibility for the quality and timeliness of the financial reporting requirements in accordance with our accounting policies (US GAAP), and local GAAP reporting requirements
  • Manage the accounting functions in country
  • Monthly, quarterly, annual closing and reporting
  • Provide people management and leadership for the finance team, as well as continued employee development
  • Lead the day-to-day management of the year end and audit process to ensure smooth delivery and statutory sign off
  • Supervises the completion of tax reporting requirements, insurance reports and other reports required by government regulation
  • Ensure compliance with Business Process Controls and SOX requirements
  • Key point of contact for the internal reporting teams in Europe and US
  • Deal with day-to-day ad-hoc finance/accounting queries from within the business

 

 

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES

 

  • University degree in Finance (Finance management, Economy) and professional experience in an international acting group
  • 5 years of experience in a similar financial role on country-level or/and in an auditing consultancy
  • Experience within a sizeable Manufacturing or Construction business is advantageous
  • Proven experience of being able to manage and develop a large team, focused on employee development and enabling others to reach their full potential, motivating and inspiring others to achieve
  • Experience of SOX processes and controls together with excellent technical accounting skills
  • Flexible and able to consistently meet deadlines and consistently motivated and focused on delivery
  • Appreciates an excellent control environment and consistently aims for improvement
  • Ability to interpret and apply understanding of key financial indicators to make better business decisions
  • Experience of SAP is preferable
  • Fluent in both written and spoken Czech as well as in English
  • German language is advantageous

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GOOD REASON TO JOIN

 

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day.

For this role we are seeking for a pragmatic, process- and solution-oriented person with strong communication skills at all levels, who is ready to engage people and likes to work across departments.

We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities. For this role a salary package with a minimum of 90,000 CZK/month can be expected, depending on qualification and experience.

If you are interested in this challenging position please send us your application (CV & letter of motivation – both in English & Czech language) via our job platform.