Finance Manager

My client, a company that manufactures High-end communication devices are currently seeking a stand-alone Finance Manager onsite in Pulheim/Cologne region:

The Role:

  • Overseeing and managing German statutory compliance, ensuring all necessary tasks are completed
  • Demonstrating proven and significant experience in financial management at mid to senior levels in Germany, preferably with experience in line management and a strategic background
  • Managing monthly management accounts and conducting balance sheet reconciliations
  • Performing variance analysis to identify and address discrepancies
  • Ensuring the implementation and maintenance of internal financial controls, and providing support for the annual audit, including liaising with external auditor partners
  • Participating in the budget process and forecasting activities
  • Handling general financial responsibilities, such as VAT reconciliation, tax year reporting, and preparation of financial policies
  • Implementing financial processes to improve efficiency within the organisation

The Requirements:

  • Accounting qualification and previous experience in Accounting function both strategic/operational
  • Fluent German & English language skills
  • Advanced Excel
  • Ideally at least 3 years in a similar role or senior Accounting function
  • Ability to work onsite in Pulheim (Cologne region)

If you are interested in learning more please CLICK APPLY or contact me via / 0151 579 88 037



Anna Cardano

Team: Banking & Finance - Germany

Languages: German, English & Swedish

About me: I moved from Scotland to Germany in 2007 and started with Euro London Appointments on the Secretarial Support and HR desk. Since 2014 I am the Principal Consultant for the Banking and Finance desk and specialise in a broad range of junior and senior positions within that sector. 

Having grown up in Scotland and Sweden I have a very international outlook and cultural awareness that helps me greatly in what I do. With over 10 years experience in recruitment I am a successful, passionate and fun recruiter!