Assistant Financial Controller



The role

Reporting to the UK Financial Controller, you will manage and own all Statutory & Regulatory Reporting for the Belgium entities within the Kindred Group. You will be based in our Antwerp office in Belgium and be part of a small team. You will be liaising with the compliance team and the Belgium Managing Director on a regular basis. This is a new role in the Group and you will be representing Finance in the Belgium office.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for all Local & Group audit requests. Ensuring a smooth audit process (interim and year end) making sure that financial  statements are signed in a timely manner;
  • Working with our internal & external Tax teams to ensure compliance with all Local & Group corporate Tax filings & reporting
  • Preparing filings for the Belgium Regulator
  • Calculate monthly betting duties and ensure filing is done in a timely manner
  • Travelling to Belgium would be required
  • Working closely with the Kindred Group Reporting team relating to quarterly & yearly audit and reporting requests 
  • Researching/recommending accounting treatment for specific transactions and drafting memos accordingly
  • Working with the Accounting teams across the Corporate Group to ensure month end deadlines are met. You will help  prepare monthly review files & perform controls checks
  • Assisting in improving & automating existing current manual processes in the team
  • Assisting in establishing new accounting processes & controls
  • Keeping up to date with and local Tax & regulatory guidelines
  • Working with the FC on Internal Audit work requests as well as on internal control assessments and matrix
  • Other ad hoc responsibilities to support the Group and the Belgium Managing Director


Key Experience:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA or equivalent) with a strong technical accounting background
  • 5 years Audit experience (preferably in a medium or large private practice)
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and communications skills
  • Experience in dealing with a range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Business acumen, result driven and confident to propose and implement process improvements
  • Self-Starter, outgoing, looking to excel and make a difference
  • Proactive and responsible attitude to workload with ability to work autonomously
  • Attention to detail, strong analytical skills
  • Gaming Industry experience is an advantage but not a requirement


Application process

Click on the "Apply Now" button and complete the short web form. Please add a covering letter in English to let us know your motivation for applying and your salary expectation. Our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch soon.


Kindred is an equal opportunities employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. As such we oppose all forms of discrimination in the workplace. We create equal opportunities for all our applicants and will treat people equally regardless of and not limited to, gender, age, disability, race, sexual orientation. We are committed not only to our legal obligations but also to the positive promotion that equal opportunities bring to our operations as set out in our sustainability framework. Kindred has an ESG rating of AAA by MCSI.


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Frankrijklei 37 box 7 , Antwerp, Belgium, 2018
  • Office:
    Antwerp, Belgium, London
  • Type of Employment:
    Full Time Permanent
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