Accounting Manager

12 Feb 18 Belgium Supporting Services

The Company

Materialise is a dynamic Belgian high-tech worldwide company, founded in 1990, with over 1,800 employees worldwide. Materialise’s mission is to innovate for a better and healthier world through its software and hardware infrastructure and in-depth knowledge of additive manufacturing (also known as 3D Printing). Our customers are in diverse industries, such as automotive, aerospace, medical, research and academia.

As a growing company, Materialise is always looking for enthusiastic professionals who want to work in an environment full of revolutionary technology and surrounded by people passionate about their work.

Responsibilities

  • As Accounting Manager of Materialise NV you are responsible for accountancy at Materialise Headquarters and as such;
    • Follow up and optimize the monthly closing process and ensure deadlines are reached
    • Responsible for critical accountancy rubrics and its correctness.
    • The first line contact person for questions about accountancy of the Belgium Materialise entities
    • You play an important role in producing right information for internal and external audit
  • You will be the lead of several projects related to the optimization of processes
  • You are the people manager of a team of accountants and
    • responsible for the organization of the team
    • Organize trainings for your team and coach them on the job
    • Assist the different departments within the accounting team to cope with the growth of the company and to get acquainted with all aspects of accounting in an international company. 

Requirements

  • 7 years of experience within an international company
  • Good theoretical accounting knowledge & experience in a financial closing process
  • Affinity/interest for taxes (income tax, VAT)
  • Good analytical skills
  • People management expertise
  • Experience with an accounting software package
  • Successfully steered and completed financial improvement projects
  • Good knowledge of Dutch & English

Materialise offers

People are the cornerstone of Materialise and we treasure the talent, skills, and values of our employees very highly. We believe that maintaining the right environment and culture for employees is crucial for an organization’s success. Therefore, we are devoted to building a global team of specialists in an open environment that favors personal growth. Programs have been put in place to keep our fair, direct company culture alive. Moreover, we proudly invest in personal development and offer challenging careers where employees are empowered to grow professionally as well as personally. You will liaise with different people throughout the organization on a daily basis and we guarantee that no day will be the same. Your effort and energy will be rewarded with a competitive salary and with extralegal advantages. In order to have a good work-life balance, we offer you flexible working hours.