Austin Andrew are currently working with an NYSE listed manufacturing company in their search for an Accounting Policy Lead to join their Italian Finance function in Milan. Our client has a current turnover of over £20 Billion with operations across the globe and a proven track record of moving candidates into the international business.

The successful candidate will work closely with the compliance director and will be responsible for all aspects of technical accounting related to the implementation of US GAAP and IFRS accounting standards. You will be responsible for reviewing and maintaining the; accounting policy control framework, reporting processes and participating in the implementation of new policies. You will act as an advisor on technical accounting issues and co-ordinate relevant training requirements for all members of the Finance function across the EMEA region.

The successful candidate will hold a degree in Accounting and/or Finance and have a professional accountancy qualification i.e. CPA, CIMA, ACCA or ACA. You will ideally have experience working within a large accountancy practice or multinational company and be technically proficient in IFRS and US GAAP. As this role is based in Italy - Italian and English language skills are required with any additional European language seen as advantageous.

This role is offered on a permanent basis with the position paying up to €45,000 plus excellent bonus potential and other benefits.


Contact Laura Mountford at Austin Andrew for further information l.mountford@austinandrew.co.uk