Pearson Finance Jr. Controller in Milan, Italy
Finance Jr. Controller
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For WSE Italy - that operates company-owned centers and provides services and support to sub-franchisees with a total footprint of around 70 centers- we’re currently looking for a junior Finance Controller with the following main duties and responsibilities:
posting of suppliers invoices and travel expenses;
preparing and posting pre-payments, provisions and accruals of all kind of expenses;
contributing to accurate and timely month, half and full year closures with two set of accounts (local/group)
submitting Group month reporting;
assisting in setting up internal controls to comply with legislation and established best practices;
maintaining and preparing reconciliation of managed accounts;
supporting budgeting and forecasting processes including their submission to the Group;
developing and/or updating reports for management;
analyzing costs variances to identify and resolve inaccuracies or imbalances and driving organization to efficiency;
supporting in identifying area of cost reduction, fixing targets and monitoring execution.
Experience and technical skills
Education in accounting, finance or relevant field with a proved experience of minimum 3 years matured as assistant controller or in a similar position. Very good knowledge of MS Office and of an Accounting Software (Oracle, SAP is a plus), a good knowledge of Italian GAAP and fluency in English are
We’re looking for a reliable, well organized person able to prioritize and carry out tasks autonomously and collaboratively; with a great eye for details, data analysis skills and a mindset for problem solving and continuous improving. Good communication and interpersonal skills complete the profile.
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Primary Location: IT-IT-Milan
Work Locations: IT-Milan-Corso Buenos Aires 79 Corso Buenos Aires 79 2nd & 3rd FloorLombardia Milan 20124
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Jun 14, 2017
Req ID: 1710672