Head of Finance and Controlling

Bologna, Italy /
Finance /
Full-time, permanent (tempo indeterminato)
ABOUT US:

Musixmatch is the World’s Leading Music Data Company. Our mission is to provide data, tools and services that allows the experience of music to be enriched across the whole world.
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POSITION OVERVIEW

We are looking for a Head of Finance and Controlling who will be responsible for reporting in terms of P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow. This includes ensuring financial planning and target setting, management reporting, and compliance with internal and external regulations for the financial closing process.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Drive the day-to-day financial operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL, Cost Accounting and Revenue Recognition. 
Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances.
Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements.
Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting.
Support month-end and year-end closing process.
Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.
Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings.
Develop business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
Provide leadership and manage the Finance and Controlling team.
Additional controller duties as necessary.
 
REQUIREMENTS

Proven working experience as a Financial Controller, preferably in a Digital environment.
Proven experience of managing a team. 
Advanced degree/Masters degree in Economics, Finance or Business Administration.
Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures.
Experience with creating financial statements.
Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end closing process.
Excellent accounting software user and administration skills.
Business English fluency.
WHAT WE LOOK FOR:

We are a bunch of creatives who care about our work and what we do.  We believe that participation and collaboration are key to getting things done well.  We are looking for tech-savvy people who are eager to learn in a fast-paced environment, who have an international outlook on life, and who love taking on new challenges.

**Due to the amount of CVs that we receive, unfortunately it is impossible to answer to every applicant, thus if you have not received a response from us, please be patient. We do assure you that we will contact you should you be selected to move forward in the recruitment process. We would therefore like to thank all applicants for their interest and time.**