Global Finance Manager, Belgium

Full time
Based on Experience
benelux 08/10/2017   Full time Based on Experience

International finance function focusing on US finance/tax/investment matters based in beautiful city of Brussels, home of NATO, the European Commission, Delhaize Group and Abheuser Busch InBev and world famous for its craft beers and architecture.

The Role

  • Opportunity to move out of practice into investment company.
  • Review of US investment portfolio entities of our group (SPVs, Funds)
  • Manage and control external US Accounting Firms
  • Take Part in Group Consolidation with experience of both IFRS and US GAAP
  • US and International Tax Review
  • Work autonomously with support of external outsourced advisers
  • International environment in the office and the opportunity to communicate with people from across many regions
  • Be part of a larger global group, but enjoy being able to make a difference in a smaller team
  • Live in Belgium, the centre of Western Europe
  • Enjoy living in a multicultural/ language city that combines history with modern living 


  • Qualified Accountant ideally US CPA or Similar US Qualification
  • Experience between 5 – 10 Years at least 3 years in US
  • Experience of working in Big 4 or Top 10 Accounting firm preferred
  • Experience of cross border working
  • Experience working with diverse nationalities
  • Sector experience – Financial Services or Manufacturing preferred
  • Strong preference for US Tax background or accounting/advisory (as opposed to pure  audit)
  • Open minded with strong communication skills
  • Resourceful self-starter used to taking initiative and leading by example
  • Educated in US a strong preference