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Legal Entity Controller

Kelly Services
Feasterville-Trevose, PA 19053
Our client, a French-based utility company, is currently seeking a **Legal Entity Controller** for a 7 month contract position with an opportunity to extend. The position is located in Trevose, PA.

By working for our client, you will be exposed to a company which operates largely in the water treatment and waste management sectors that offers the most comprehensive set of chemical and equipment solutions and services available, work in a fast paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the team.

**In addition to working with the worlds most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:**

**-** **Competitive pay**

**-** **Paid holidays**

**-** **Year-end bonus program**

**-** **Recognition and incentive programs**

**-** **Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center**

The hours and pay for this position are as follows

+ Monday to Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

+ Pay rate is up to $55.04 W2 per hour

**Your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):**

+ Monthly, quarterly and annual IFRS reporting in accordance with Corporate submission deadlines including: trial balance review, review of all balance sheet reconciliations, variance analysis against prior year and budget, responding to Corporate queries and participation in submission reviews by Legal Entity to support SMART reporting, in conjunction with Corporate General Ledger team.

+ Review and approval of various supplemental IFRS and statutory reporting documents, where applicable.

+ Facilitate requests from Business Units as part of monthly closing process.

+ Responsible for the accuracy, timeliness and completeness of local country statutory reporting (statutory accounts, corporate income tax returns, Sales & Use tax, GST/PST/HST returns and claims) in conjunction with various internal and external stakeholders.

+ Prepare income tax & deferred tax provisions for IFRS reporting and local income tax calculations in conjunction with internal and external tax advisors.

+ Coordinate local statutory audit process including supplying information based on auditors requests, meeting with external auditors, status reporting and facilitating corporate review.

+ Prepare and provide financial statements to external and internal tax teams.

+ Preparation and submission of statistical reports for different entity types.

+ Working with Corporate Controllers Group, implement and maintain accounting systems, procedures, accounting policies and internal controls across the NAM Region, recommending and leading improvements where necessary.

+ Monitor payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and general accounting functions through working together and leveraging Global Process Owners (GPOs) in the Central Corporate group.

+ Develop and implement the system of KPIs to assess the quality of the general accounting service to ensure continuous improvement of quality of books and processes, facilitate regular close post mortem reviews, drive open items to closure.

+ Provide help in identifying opportunities to simplify the legal entities landscape toward leaner structure as well as help integrate legacy entities into corporate structure.

+ Manage various ad hoc and regular queries from Corporate stakeholders including Tax, Treasury, Accounting Research and Controllers Group.

Requires a Bachelors degree in Accounting and 5-7 years experience in a financial accounting and reporting environment with multi-national (global) experience. ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CPA highly desired. Must have experience in MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint, knowledge of SAP is a plus. Must be able to travel approximately 25% of the time. Must have experience with preparation and review of external financial statements. Must have experience in running local GAAP to Tax reconciliations and Tax ledger. Must have a strong ability to influence and instruct other team members. Must have strong project management skills, be results-driven and able to coordinate multiple deliverables under tight deadlines. Strong financial analytics, controls focused, experience in audit or controls preferred. Understanding of local Accounting Standards/GAAP and IFRS Standards. Ability to work both independently and as team member acting as a central contact person for all queries, internal and external, for the legal entities in the Region. This role will interface with cross-functional teams. Must have excellent communication (verbal and written), critical problem-solving skills, multi-tasking skills, prioritizing ability with strong attention to details.

****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position **(** **_tanr937@kellyservices.com_** **)**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the worlds most respected companiesproviding you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 5,500 finance and accounting professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


Posted: 2020-01-06 Expires: 2020-02-06

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