Head of Accounting

Closing Date 31.10.2022
Location München

Company Description

Our expertise has led us to revolutionise the traditional image of kitchen hoods. We have transformed them from simple accessories into unique design items capable of improving the quality of life of those who choose our products. We have managed this because the Elica Group is now in a class of its own in the market thanks to its experience, attention to design, refinement in the use of materials and its interest in state-of-the-art technologies that guarantee maximum efficiency and energy savings. The Company has been active since the 1970s under the chairmanship of Francesco Casoli. Over 3000 employees play their part in helping us produce about 17 million items a year between hoods and electric motors. Our production platform centres around five countries including Italy, Poland, Mexico, India and China and makes us the outright leaders in the world in the sector of hoods and among the leaders in Europe in the design, production and distribution of electric motors for hoods and heating system boilers.


We are currently in the process of recruiting a candidate to cover a position of Head of Accounting.


Ensures compliance with accounting best practices and procedures in order to produce reliable accounting documents.



- Create and maintain the Company accounting model with the almost data reliability making activities by using accounting interpretation in compliance with best practices.

- Produce reliable accounting reports and ensure that all financial reporting deadlines are met.

- Ensure best practice implementation in accounts payables and receivables flows

- Guarantee that accounting ledgers are properly maintained (e.g. fixed asset registers, daily transactions journals, etc.)

- Provide support to the local tax departments

- Spread accounting processes knowledge throughout the company

- Ensure that guidelines are fully implemented and corporate targets are reached.

Daily activity:

- Provide monthly and yearly accounting closings, for local and group task

- Ensure that accounting records comply with current tax regulations

- Provide the recording of AP invoices, Travel expenses, banks and doing VAT declarations

- Provide the Manage the accounting digital archive

- Provide documents for the Intrastat declarations


- Technical Diploma. Economical degree will be considered a plus

- At least 4 years of experience in a similar role

- Knowledge of principal tax compliance activities (focus on VAT laws) and on foreign transactions purchases and sales for CEE (INTRASTAT activities) and extra CEE (custom duties activities)

- Knowledge of Microsoft Suite and Outlook is mandatory

- Knowledge of SAP will be considered a plus

- Willingness to learn and growth

- Strong communication skills

- Flexibility