Job description

For a client in the region of Hainaut active in the black carbon sector, we are looking for a ; 

Chief Accountant (H/F/X) 

  1. Your challenge!

    You are responsible for handling Accounting, Indirect Taxes, etc. of the Innovation Centre in line with the European standards along with other financial activities.


    Key Deliverables:

    • Is in charge of the timely input and record of transactions ; 
    • Is responsible for processing monthly closing activities accurately ; 
    • Provides and maintains high level performance dashboards to the Leadership team ; 
    • Collects, interprets, and reviews financial information ; 
    • Prepares the monthly profit and loss, and balance sheet reports ; 
    • Is in charge if the tax reporting and inventory processing ; 
    • Collects and analyses data, which is then used in the preparation of weekly and monthly estimates ; 
    • Prepares weekly cash flow statements, and controls expenditure and cash flow
    • Contributes to year-end accounts and statutory accounts
    • Produces financial reports related to budgets, account payables, account receivables, expenses etc. ; 
    • Prepares financial and business-related analysis and research in such areas as financial and expense performance, rate of return, depreciation, working capital, and investments ; 
    • Coordinates and facilitates the annual strategic planning process ; 
    • Examines financial records to check for accurac vcy
    • Treasury: processes all bank statements, prepares outgoing payments and maintains the cash flow reporting
    • Prepares legal required reporting such as all VAT and BNB/FOD Finance reports
    • Prepares supports the periodical closing activities
    • Prepares the statutory closing and creates annual accounts and tax declaration ; 
    • Manages the Company’s Asset management
    • Leads the annual financial statements audit ; 
    • Supports monthly Payroll of the employees working at PCBL’s Innovation Centre (accounting charges and monthly reconciliations)
    • Implements an effective framework for processing employee monthly expenses
    • Works for Compliance with the European Tax regulation and structure ; 
    • Examines the availability of Input Tax Credit and conducts the assessment of Indirect taxes
    • Respects accounting and financial procedures
    • Follows and applies the evolution of the accounting and tax legislation, and constitutes reference documents
    • Asks for grant applications


  2. Your talents


    Qualifications:  Accountant /CA Inter with 5-7 years of experience/MBA.

    Having worked in an international environment, preferably in a Global R&D Centre catering to multinational requirements

    Required Skills:

    ·        Proficiency in English – both written and verbal

    ·        Knowledge of MS Office including Excel and PowerPoint

    ·        Thorough knowledge of Belgian GAAP / Europe GAAP

    ·        Exposure in SAP S4 Hana FICO

    ·        VAT extended knowlegde

  3. Our offer

    Our client offers you a CDI contract made up of numerous extralegal benefits such as 42 days of leave or a car.

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