Financial Controller

Padua Finance

About Us

  • Making Science is a leading digital marketing and technology consulting firm, that is listed in the Madrid Stock Exchange. We are currently expanding our operations internationally, and our offices are located in Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Lisbon, París, Mexico City, Milan, Padua, New York, London and Dublin. We are a company that specializes in providing comprehensive marketing and technological solutions for digital businesses. Our team is composed of more than 500 digital native professionals, who have a wide knowledge in the different stages and disciplines of the digital transformation: Digital Strategy, Infrastructures, Software Development, Creativity and UX/UI Design, Digital Marketing, and Big Data.
  • Making Science is People Centric, and we actively bet on our employees! We believe that they are the key to any successful business, and therefore, our greatest asset. We strive to provide daily learning opportunities for those who work with us and their colleagues. It is also really important that they enjoy what they do, and have positive experiences. We want our employees to feel proud of their accomplishments, and that they belong to a company that is in constant growth, because each person’s contribution is essential to achieve our success. Do you want to be part of this great family?

Some details about your department

  • Making Science's Finance Department is composed by a group of professionals eager to grow and contribute to the company's development. We are aware that we work in an ambitous company, that is constantly changing and evolving. Therefore, our management technioques mirror these circumstances. We are flexible and open-minded, but also pragmatic and demanding with ourselves and others. Our excellent work environment fosters the integration of people, and our aspirations of growing as professionals. In Making Science's Finance Department, you set your own limits.

What we’d like you to do:

  • He/she will be the main point of contact in Italy for all Finance related matters.
  • Reporting to the Corporate International Controller (based in Madrid), he/she will ensure local Compliance, Internal Control and Business Control of  the Italian Business. 
  • Delivers in time and quality the monthly Reporting Package established by the HQ;
  • Controls the reliability and accuracy of Financial & Analytical reports;
  • Supports actively the Italian subsidiary in SAP implementation and daily Operations;
  • Guides financial decisions by monitoring, and enforcing internal controls and processes;
  • Maximizes return and limits risk on cash by following corporate policies.
  • Prepares budgets by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data; recommending plans.
  • Achieves budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Prepares ad-hoc reports/presentations by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

What we’d like you to bring:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Analyzing and processes planning
  • Developing and managing processes
  • Leadership skills
  • Financial software (SAP experience is mandatory)
  • Control over revenues and costs (accrual accounting method)
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in accounting/finance/audit/controlling
  • Experience in financial & analytical reporting
  • Fluent in English

Perks of joining us

  • We give you complete stability with a permanent contract
  • We offer a competitive salary according to your worth and experience
  • Your personal Mac
  • You will have full ownership and responsibility from the first day and a real impact on the Company’s business
  • Feedback is part of our day to day lives. We recognize a job well done through a continuous feedback model
  • We care about a healthy work-life balance. You can count on having flexible working hours and the possibility to work from home.
  • You will never stop learning with us: subsidized training, free language classes, learning capsules, an e-learning platform, and many more
  • Work comfortably and follow your own style, because we don’t have a dress code
  • Be a part of a young, adventurous, and professional team, with people you’ll grow fond of!