Financial Controls Analyst
Luxembourg - Finance & Admin
The Finance team is committed to providing insights to drive business decisions that support our strategic goals, enabling Talkwalker to break away from the pack. We focus on achieving financial excellence, scalability and embedding analytics-based decisions.
Talkwalker is a leading consumer intelligence company with over 2,500 clients globally. Through our AI-powered analytics platform, we gather data from the conversations that happen around brands - online, in the media, and within companies themselves - to uncover, understand, and actionable consumer insights. We are extremely international, with headquarters in Luxembourg and offices in New York City, San Francisco, Frankfurt, Paris, Singapore, Tokyo, Milan, London, and Sydney.
We are looking for a Junior or experienced Financial Controller to further strengthen our Finance Team and contribute to our company success story. The job is based in Luxembourg.
For this position, you need to be honest, transparent and someone who takes initiative and challenges the status quo.
Ensuring accuracy of monthly closing reports and financial statements;Be in charge of audit preparation and manage the relationship with external auditors for ordinary requests;Providing accurate financial reports to management;Analyse financial results each month;Recommending changes in policies or procedures and setting up a new one;Be involved in the consolidation process;Be responsible for the overall calculation and proper bookkeeping of intercompany recharges;Liaise with third parties such as tax/legal advisors regarding transfer pricing policies or local tax/compliance requirements;Ensure appropriate documentation in support of significant matters of judgement, draft accounting memos;Contribute to design and maintain internal control over financial reporting processes;Find ways to increase compliance and efficiency;Participate in ad-hoc projects and queries.
Professional proficiency in English;Detail-oriented, with good business acumen;Proven experience gained in the accounting department in an inhouse or consulting function;Excellent Excel skills (Vlookups and Pivot tables are part of your daily tools);Ability to thrive in a growth environment, adapt to changing circumstances, and work autonomously; Team player;Organized, proactive, flexible and reliable.
ACCA, CIMA or similar credentials (also in progress) are considered a strong plus;A good understanding of consolidation is a plus;Prior experience with NetSuite is a plus.
What we offer:
Competitive base salary and opportunity for bonus;Optional health insurance;1 Volunteering Day per year;26 days of vacation + Bonus holidays;Lunch vouchers.
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Talkwalker is the #1 consumer intelligence company and is dedicated to helping brands close the gap between brand and consumer. Recognized by Forrester as a Leader in Consumer Intelligence and Social Listening, Talkwalker brings together market-leading social analytics and AI technology, with unstructured data expertise, and a global team of insights analysts and data storytellers.
Talkwalker enables brands to put consumers at the heart of their decision-making, empowering them to embrace smarter innovation, create more successful campaigns, and provide enhanced customer experiences. With teams around the world, Talkwalker helps over 2,500 global brands to be consumers close, and accelerate their brand growth.
Talkwalker is committed to bringing together a diverse workforce that we believe will enrich our workplace. We aim to provide employees with a safe and welcoming work environment, free of discrimination and harassment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination against a job applicant on the basis of their race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, family or parental status, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.