Head of Finance North America and Group Accountant (m/f/d) Job at MAXON Computer – 4.5 in Newbury Park, CA

at Maxon Computer Inc. in Newbury Park (California, USA), Washington D.C. (USA)

Maxon is a developer of professional 2D/3D digital content creation solutions. Our powerful and intuitive software products help creators in 2D and 3D

design, motion graphics, visual effects and visualization to supercharge their creative workflows. Maxon’s innovative portfolio includes the award-winning

3D modeling, simulation and animation suite Cinema 4D, the acclaimed lineup of Red Giant tools for editing, motion design and filmmaking, and the

high-end production Redshift rendering solutions.


  • Lead the North American accounting, financial controlling and reporting functions
  • Ensure timely and accurate financial and management reporting in compliance with GAAP, and IFRS respectively
  • Ensure internal controls environment is fully supported and maintained
  • Coordinate all finance efforts with Nemetschek headquarters and Maxon Global organization
  • Support global initiatives such as ERP implementation, and development of reporting with key metrics to measure business performance
  • Lead in all tax projects related to our North American entities
  • Be involved with financial planning and analysis processes including annual operating planning, and monthly forecasting
  • Provide process improvements as the business continues to expand
  • Support special project activities including M&A activities, business improvement projects, restructuring programs


  • Completed business studies (MBA) with a focus on finance / accounting; additional training as an accountant / CPA is an advantage
  • 10+ years of professional experience in the area of accounting & reporting of an industrial company with management responsibility;

ideally within a corporate structure

  • Confident in tax law and IFRS
  • Good knowledge of ERP systems as well as MS-Office (esp. Excel)
  • Very good English communication and integrative skills
  • Confident appearance in a multicultural environment
  • Initial leadership experience
  • Personal and data-focused leadership style with a strong hands on mentality

You will be given a permanent full-time contract with perspective at our offices in Newbury Park (California) or Washingten D.C., both USA.

You will be part of a highly motivated international team of specialists and will work in an environment that offers a wide range of individual development

possibilities. Interested in joining our team? Then send us your electronic CV (.pdf), expected salary, and your earliest starting date. We’re looking

forward to hearing from you!

Maxon is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

About the Company

Company: MAXON Computer – 4.5

Company Location:  Newbury Park, CA

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About MAXON Computer - 4.5