Teamlead - Project Accounting

finance, lot of experience, internal role
Belgium

Are you interested in doing a unique internal finance job in a consulting business?
We are looking for a senior profile with management skills to strenghten our project accounting team and take the lead in different processes like customer billing, follow-up overdue receivables and project accounting in general.
As a consultancy firm, delaware sells IT projects to customers. The key to successful projects is a structured follow-up of contract financials, safeguarding administrative processes and creating business insights.
And that’s where you come in!
Are a numbers person with a sharp analytical mind and a knack for financial matters?
Do you have already proven excellent coaching skills by managing a team and are you a fast learner?
If this sounds like you, then certainly read on...

Who are we?

The delaware Support team is a close-knit community of 150 colleagues that provides locally-based support in an international context. Within this tight community, the Project Accounting team offer their finance & administrative experience to delaware colleagues and act as a sparring partner of the business. We play an integral role in supporting our operations and people, and contribute to the successful completion of delaware consultancy projects

Just so you know: delaware has its offices in Antwerp, Ghent, Kortrijk, Lummen, Liège and Wavre. We’ll make sure to save you a seat at our table in Kortrijk! You will work full-time from our main office there, while also enjoying all the benefits of working in an international consultancy firm (e.g. flexible hours, working from home, challenging assignments and room to grow in your function).

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What will you be doing?

As a crucial member of our team, you'll be responsible for ensuring that our Belux delaware billing runs smoothly and that the accounting of Belux projects is always in order.
Doing this, you will manage a team of 12 project accountants and will report to our CFO.

You and your team offer administrative and accounting support to Project Managers.
You'll work closely with our Project Managers to ensure that project finances are managed accurately and efficiently.
It’s your role to help the project accounting team to organize their work being :

  • Purchase 
  • Project set-up
  • Project invoicing
  • Quality check and risk analysis
  • Internal follow-up for customer invoices and receivables

You will be the contact person for project accounting within delaware Belux.
You'll work closely with our team and the system's key user to identify areas for improvement and implement new strategies and processes:

With your expertise and enthusiasm, you'll help us take our project accounting to the next level and contribute to the overall success of our team.

Is there a match?

Let’s see. If you…

  • Have a minimum of four years of experience in a similar work environment, ideally with experience in coaching or management roles.
  • Have the necessary experience and all-round accounting skills? Are you interested in learning more about Project Accounting? 
  • Possess a blend of excellent analytical skills and a deep-seated interest in financial matters? Are you known for your exceptional organizational abilities, and do you take pride in creating detailed plans and Excel sheets?
  • Are  communicative, sociable and a tad assertive
  • Can express yourself well in English and Dutch? Great! This is important to communicate with your colleagues across the country. Speaking French is a strong asset.
  • Can work independently in a structured environment, take responsibility, ownership of your work and show initiative in a flexible and international environment? Then delaware can offer you the workplace of your dreams!

    …then you may be the Manager Project Accounting we’re looking for!

Let's meet up!

Come have a chat with us and tell us all about your skills, talents and previous experience. Are you keen to help us grow our Support team? Make sure to connect with us if you have any questions whatsoever. Click the Apply now button below and hopefully we’ll get to meet each other soon!

delaware firmly commits to creating an inclusive work environment that empowers all. A diverse workforce is the best guarantee for success for our employees, our customers and our partners.

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