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EMEA Controlling Associate

Date: Mar 26, 2021

Location: Madrid, MD, ES

Company: Beam Suntory

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



EMEA Controlling Associate  


The following position is open in MadridSpain.


What makes this a great opportunity?

The opportunity to act as a Business Partner for the market advising of potential implications of the decisions taken from an Accounting/Controls point of view.


Role Responsibilities

  • Participate in the month-end, quarter-end and year end closing process and provide support in the financial reporting process in compliance with the Beam Suntory policy, IFRS and different regulatory requirements in each country as well as periodic management information requirements from Corporate so as to ensure adherence to established deadlines.
  • Review specified elements of the financial statements including critical, sensitive and judgmental areas, balance sheet forecasts, monthly general ledger account reconciliations, and quality of earnings analysis.
  • Preparing detailed “deep dive” business finance / balance sheet/ Casf Flow review program for reporting BUs (EMEA, India, Oceania & GTR).
  • Participate in the development of training & communication materials, including training itself, to bring consistency across the BUs (EMEA, India, Oceania & GTR).


Qualifications & Experience

  • University degree in Business Administration, Accountancy or equivalent
  • At least 5-6 years of Finance experience
  • Audit Experience in Big 4 will be a significant advantage
  • Presentation experience (including preparation and delivery)
  • SAP R3 FI, BW/EDW experiences
  • Ability to work under pressure, comfortable with a fast-paced, change environment, result-oriented, paying careful attention to details
  • Strong communication skills in an international environment
  • Business fluent in English


At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.