Your new company Global investment company manages assets on behalf of clients worldwide and are purely focused on managing a comprehensive range of active, passive and alternative investment capabilities. The EMEA HQ requires a German speaking Finance professional to look after their German and Swiss entities. Your new role This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified accountant to develop a career within a leading global asset manager with a significant EMEA presence partnering with business leaders across the region, As part of the UK finance corporate accounting team you will play an important role in supporting Continental Europe. Duties include: Closing of the books for allocated entities each month, oversight of data preparation, analyses, and other general accounting activities, analyse, apply the correct accounting treatment to transactions in US GAAP and local GAAP, review variance analyses, prepare local GAAP annual report, financial statements, coordinate process for completion of Income statement and balance sheet, prepare financial statements for submission to the Corporate Financial Reporting team, oversee and present quarterly Board reporting packages to the Board ,local statutory audit completion and provide EMEA regulatory reporting with 5 year financial forecasts., What you'll need to succeed Fluent or close to fluent in German, technically strong Qualified Accountant with strong accounting and financial reporting experience, ideally within the Asset Management industry although happy to accept other industries outside of financial services with an international reach, with extensive experience in period-end closing of books, Good knowledge of local German GAAP and ideally with knowledge of US GAAP, / IFRS. What you'll get in return Fantastic career opportunities, competitive salary, bonus and large company benefits combined with a flexible working and collaborative environment. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.