Altus Partners is pleased to partner with one of Europe’s leading pan-European Private Equity backed healthcare businesses based in Munich looking to hire a Group Finance Director. The role comes with extensive exposure to the C-suite as well as the opportunity to work on innovative projects in a dynamic and international working environment. It also offers market leading compensation and equity for the right candidate.
The role is an exciting opportunity to head the Group Finance function of a leading pan-European Private Equity backed business. You will play a key role in the different aspects of the Finance function with responsibility across the group.
Managing Group Financing activities, including Corporate Accounting and independent preparation of monthly internal group reporting
Solving a wide range of complex accounting and consolidation issues according to IFRS and HGB
Preparation of an accounting policy for the group
Integration of subsidiaries in addition to ensuring a high reporting quality and consulting/supporting all subsidiaries
Establishing and ensuring the functionality of an internal control system in corporate accounting
At least 5 years’ professional experience in an international accounting firm or in the group accounting department of an internationally company
Theoretical and practical knowledge of international and German accounting rules as well as consolidation procedures
Very good tax law knowledge
Very good knowledge and experience in connection with acquisitions and valuations (due diligence, purchase price allocation, reporting integration)
High degree of independent work, self-responsibility, personal initiative, and cooperation skills
Leadership experience (personnel and technical responsibility)
Strong communication skills, perseverance, ability to work in a team