Finance Manager - Malta

Ref: 30 Date Posted: It-Tnejn 20 Mar 2023
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You want to reach CFO Level and whilst you want to be part of a growing business, you don’t want to feel like you’re just a number. You want a clear career progression path, an environment based on support and teamwork, within a business that is not only financially solid but looking to grow even further.

If this sounds like you, it’s likely you’ll like this job.

Our client, a legacy business within the upmarket beauty and personal consumer goods sector in Malta, is growing and in the phase of succession planning and they are looking for a Finance Manager to join their team and prepare to take over the CFO role within the business in the medium term.

You will be part of a team of 5 finance professionals and initially, your role will be focused on:

  • Working closely with the incumbent CFO in understanding the ins and outs of the finances within the Group: you can expect a close working relationship, underpinned by training and support
  • Handling the statutory and management accounting preparation
  • VAT returns oversight
  • Malta Corporate Tax Compliance
  • Managing a team of 4 finance professionals  
  • Assist with cashflow projection & preparations
  • Audit and banking liaison

As your understanding of the business grows, you will then take charge of reporting, particularly board reporting in terms of financial health and planning & analysis.

If you are looking to join a financially stable business, with an excellent reputation both with customers, as well as its employees and you want to have a clear path into the CFO role, reach out.

Essential Requirements:

  • You must be a Warranted Accountant
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a moderately complex finance function, including hands-on experience in statutory accounting, management accounting, Malta VAT and Corporate Tax, cash flow forecasting, intercompany balances & transactions
  • Experience in mentoring/overseeing junior finance members
  • Excel knowledge, including Pivot Tables, V Look’ups
  • Fluent in English. Maltese fluency would be a distinct advantage

Salary: 45,000-55,000Euros gross, annual basic salary + benefits

Mode: office based, flexible start/finish time

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