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Finance Manager (m/w/d)

Job Name

Finance Manager (m/w/d)

Country:

Germany

City:

Hamburg

Function:

Finance - Administration

Reporting Line:

Finance Director Benelux , DACH & Nordics

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Hayley Snowball

About the role

Your Opportunity

You will a Business Partner in consulting and enabling the responsibility for accounting including P&L, Creditors/Debtors etc. Your Job will not only ensure the correct measurements for accounting but also improving processes for budgeting and planning. While also ensuring financial and tax compliance with the local government and legislation.

About You

To be successful in this role you need to bring an extended knowledge in finance, the necessary accuracy & structural thinking. A result driven attitude with an ambitious vision and personal goal setting will bring your own characteristic goals in this function.

Responsibilities

With our Consumer at the heart, your key focus will be to:

Drive results & excellence in execution 
  • Manage local statutory accounting 
  • DSO Reduction, Optimization of Working Capital, and Cash Flow Management
  • Liaise with local banks
  • Ensure adequate level of internal controls
  • SOX testing when applicable
  • Keep abreast of changes in financial regulations and legislation
  • Ensure right level of service agreed in the SLA is provided by BBS
  • Coordinate Tax audits with local tax authorities following Global Tax guidelines
  • Liaise with internal / external audits
  • Implement action plans from audit recommendations
  • Application of Finance & Accounting Best Practices
  • Supervise legal activities and compliance
Creating a Winning Team
  • Create a culture of excellence in execution that recognizes and rewards high performance
  • Ensure all employees have a knowledge of Bacardi company history and culture
  • Be an active partner in Finance Community

Skills and Experience

The Skills & Experience needed to create your legacy
  • 3-5+ years of relevant Finance experience
  • Strong accounting (Local Accounting Standards & IFRS) and taxation knowledge
  • IT literate, excellent MS Excel knowledge, familiarity with any ERP system and any integrated business analysis tool is a strong plus
  • University Degree in Business Administration or similar
  • Excellent German and English skills, written and spoken
Personal Qualities
  • Highly analytical and able to quickly identify and analyze risks and impacts and define alternatives
  • Strong accuracy & reliability
  • Capable of communicating precisely, effectively and convincingly based on facts with internal and external stakeholders alike
  • Self-motivated, self-directed and able to work under pressure in a fast-paced team environment

Our culture

We share the passion and entrepreneurial flair of our founder and are guided by our three culture pillars - Fearless, Family and Founders, they inspire our Primos to be the best they can be and drive us forward in all we do. But what does this mean?

·       Being Fearless; means adopting an agile mindset, being comfortable trying new things and taking risks. We are empowered to question, challenge and innovate.

·       Family; We treat each other, and our communities, like Family. Always.

·       Founders; The spirit of entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do. We see the business as if it’s our own. We do the right thing for the business and we all take accountability for our work.

When you join Bacardi, you become part of our family and gain more than just a job.


Disclaimer: Bacardi is an equal opportunity employer that values workforce diversity. Diversity is core to our business: by embedding diversity into all aspects of our culture, we maximize the opportunity to achieve sustainable business success and growth. The duties and responsibilities described in the role profile might not be a comprehensive list.