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With a presence in 39 countries on 5 continents, Lagardère Travel Retail welcomes a vast diversity of backgrounds, points of view and experiences in every location.

The unique and international context of airports and very specific travel atmosphere create a fascinating professional environment. In this enchanting, attractive universe, we operate a large number of shops, which boast an impressive range of exclusive brands and products. The key to our success is our multi-skilled & motivated sales team, supported by our professional logistic organization.

We therefore attach great importance to select the best talents on the market and do our utmost to ensure our staff’s professional development within the company by offering them a stimulating working environment.

In Belgium, there are currently more than 500 employees, 300 of whom work in sales. The other staff is spread over the logistical and administrative departments. Our enthusiastic, highly professional staff evolves in a remarkable environment: luxury brands, competitive prices, monthly promotions, dynamic communication strategy and adequate cutting-edge organizational structure.

 

Job Offer

Lagardère Travel Retail Belgium is urgently looking for a corporate controller with significant knowledge in controlling and finance.

Responsibilities

  • Preparation, follow up and analysis of the business KPI’s reporting
  • Review of the monthly reporting (P/L, balance sheet and cash flow) and analysis of the variances (vs historic – budget)
  • Monitoring and analysis of the stocks and working capital
  • Preparation of the budget and the business plan
  • Collect and analyse business data and propose corrective actions
  • Review and analyse company internal control policies
  • Project management (on a case by case basis)
  • Report directly to the CFO of the Belgian entity (right hand of the CFO).


Profile

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in an economic or finance field or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years of experiences in audit and corporate finance within a Big Four,
        who combines financial knowledge with solid advisory skills
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Hands-on and with an entrepreneurship mindset are key qualities of the candidate.
  • Knowledge of IBM Cognos is an asset.
  • Highly organized with excellent attention to detail
  • Fluent in spoken and written French, English and Dutch

Offer:

  • A pleasant working environment where development and initiative have their place in an international company.
  • Salary package with benefit in kind, in line with the experience of the candidate.

For more information, please contact: s.taibi@lagardere-tr.be