4 months
15/03/2024 - 31/07/2024 Belgium
  • Account Manager Senior
  • Dutch Full professional proficiency
  • French Full professional proficiency
  • English Full professional proficiency
  • Belgian GAAP Expert
  • Change Management Intermediate
  • IFRS Expert
  • Knowlegde bank & tax regulations Expert
  • Knowledge Accountancy Law Expert

Interim Head of Accounting (Temporary Mission with Option for Extension)

We are currently seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to fill the role of Interim Head of Accounting for a temporary mission lasting at least 4 months, with the possibility of extension. As an Interim Manager, you will lead our Accounting team, overseeing the development, implementation, and execution of financial policies while ensuring compliance with Belgian GAAP and IFRS standards.

Reporting directly to the CFO and serving as a key member of the senior management team, you will play a crucial role in driving financial transformation and enhancing performance across the organization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the Finance Transformation Program to improve the performance of all areas within the accounting team, including structure, personnel, processes, and tools.
  • Collaborate with and provide guidance to the business on all accounting and tax-related matters.
  • Determine and implement accounting, financial, and tax procedures to ensure optimal financial services through efficient systems and procedures.
  • Oversee income statements, balance sheets, and tax reports, ensuring accuracy and compliance.
  • Ensure correct tax treatment of all operational processes.
  • Act as the primary point of contact for external parties, including auditors, tax authorities, and internal auditors.
  • Handle regulatory reporting to banking authorities such as FSMA, BA-Fin, and the European Central Bank.
  • Manage external reporting of accounting and tax results, including annual figures and tax returns.
  • Monitor and implement changes in tax legislation.
  • Manage allocated budgets and propose annual budget sizes to the CFO.



  • Masters’ degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
  • Extensive experience in accounting and finance, with a proven track record of leadership
  • Experience in project management is an asset
  • In-depth knowledge of BEGAAP, IFRS (IFRS9, Ana-Credit, Basel III), bank & tax regulations.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Extensive knowledge of accountancy law and tax law
  • Very good knowledge of the second national language and English (speaking and writing) is a must