Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company .
where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit.
Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.
Finance and Accounting Manager- Matternity Cover
The following position is is open in Madrid, Spain.
What makes this a great opportunity?
Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, our company has evolved into one of the world's leading premium spirits companies, where each employee is treated like family and trusted with a legacy.
With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit.
As a Finance and Accounting Manager, he / she will :
Coordinate and lead month-end closing calendar and activities for EMEA ensuring strict adherence to closing deadlines.
Maintain a tight controls environment abiding to the Company Risks Controls Matrix.
Ensure balance sheet accounts are reconciled always according to the Company Reconciliation Policy.
Ensure statutory packages preparation and delivery to Controlling and Auditors Teams on a timely basis.
Coordination and assurance local books compliance for entities in scope (Spain).
Maintain an organizational structure adequate to meet and exceed Team’s needs.
Support and / or lead a challenging regional and global projects pipeline.
Manage relations with the market-based Finance Directors, Entities Controllers and any other key stakeholders across multiple locations.
Never accept the status-quo. Look to influence GBS leadership with transformational agendas, fostering change and implementation of best practice.
Maintain a rock-solid control environment. Support internal and external audits as needed.
Regularly review team performance leveraging Team KPIs and course correct where required.
Qualifications & Experience
Qualifications & Experience
8 to 10 years business finance / accounting / controlling experience.
Degree and / or Master’s in Finance / Accounting / Business.
Solid experience coordinating month-end closing and reporting activities for large multinationals
Hands-on work experience with managing companies’ cash, receivables, payables, inventories, fixed assets, etc. will be considered an advantage.
Project experience, transformations and technology implementation.
Fluent in English, other languages such as French will be an advantage.
Multicultural, well-versed in dealing with diverse customers’ base and stakeholders as well as ability to work well with cross-functional teams.
Exceptional people management skills 360 degrees and prior experience in managing Teams, ideally complex captive and near-shore centers.
Job Specific Competencies & / or Requirements
Strong communication both verbal and written
An ability to work independently and at pace in an ever-changing office environment
Ability to travel up to 20% of time
Can get into the detail and ensure accuracy whilst also being able to switch gears when needed and adopt a helicopter’ view
Strong problem-solving skills founded on sound data analysis and financial modelling.; prior experience in valuating companies, business and complex projects would be an advantage.
Strong relationship building skills
Strong SAP knowledge acquired leading or participating into complex SAP implementation project, alternatively billing chain transformation, supply chain transformation, global chart of accounts standardization.
Strong accounting, finance. IFRS and Spanish GAAPs
Beam Suntory Behavioral Competencies
Creating Innovative Solutions
Beating the Competition Together
At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected.
Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law.
All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.