Head of Consolidation & Financial Reporting - Biotech

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Finance
  3. France
Paris, France
Posting date: 01 Dec 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Head of Consolidation & Financial Reporting - Biotech to join a biotech. This is on a permanent basis and is located in Paris.


  • Monitor the preparation of presentations and analysis for the business's governance bodies such as audit committee and board of directors.
  • Manage cross-functional accountabilities with the accounting and management control team for consolidation.
  • Contribute to the management of cross-functional projects, by recognising accounting impacts.
  • Create consolidated accounts by arranging internal and external assistance specialised in the production of financial statements to US GAAP and IFRS standards.
  • Outline and assist with the reliability and optimisation of tools used for creating financial information.
  • You will improve current procedures to strengthen the reliability and relevance of financial information.
  • The ideal candidate will raise consciousness among the executive committee and numerous sites of best internal control practices.
  • Partake in writing press releases on the financial part.
  • Other duties may be assigned to this role.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in an accounting/management field from a business school or equivalent establishment.
  • Know-how of the pharmaceutical sector would be beneficial.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrable experience in an audit firm and/or corporate finance within a French and/or American regulatory setting.
  • Expertise on finance, accounting, taxation and mastery of different accounting and financial techniques such as financing, investments, processes, performance measurement, etc.
  • Acquaintance with using accounting and financial information ideas and systems.
  • Familiarity with FR GAAP, US GAAP, IFRS accounting standards and SOX guidelines.
  • Capable pf deliberating and being proactive and convincing.
  • Predict the economic and financial consequences of fay-to-day events.
  • A curious individual with a crucial sense developed with the aim of delving deeper into subjects.
  • A courageous individual with the ability to be transparent.
  • Works well with others in a team.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Harry Qureshi at h.qureshi@proclinical.com

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.