Position Details

  • Project: Overall Projects
  • Company: Host Broadcast Services France (HBS)
  • Department: Finance
  • Reports To: Controller Finance
  • Place of Work: Based in Boulogne-Billancourt
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • End Date: Unlimited


Controlling is responsible for monitoring the performance of the HBS Group, projects/events and divisions and deliver monthly updates and management reports.


  • Financial controlling projects, divisions and subsidiaries of the French entities of HBS Group.
  • Cooperating and supporting operational functions on projects’ budgeting process.
  • Perform the monthly financial Reforecast and Cash Flow Forecast of designated entities
  • Assist with the monthly Management reports and any other ad-hoc reports of designated business and/or legal entities and enhance accuracy of Group reported financials
  • Understand and explain variances “actual vs. budget” for Business Units/Projects and Divisions of designated HBS entities
  • Prepare special reports as needed by collecting, analysing and summarizing information and trends
  • Maintain check list and job documents setting out sequences of tasks necessary to perform the job
  • Provide assistance and support to the accounting department and other departments of the HBS Group
  • Actively support the Senior Manager Controller in his function


Accounting or controlling background – First experience accepted

BTS, Ecole de commerce

Key Interactions

  • All Budget owners
  • HBS Accounting, Controlling, HR, Legal

Position Relevant Skills: (Education / Work Experience, IT)

  • Degree in Finance, Business Economics/ Administration or a related field
  • A minimum of 2 years working experience in Financial Controlling, ideally in an international business environment, with exposure to project accounting and controlling.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of general accounting practices (French GAAP and/or IFRS)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of MS Office (especially Excel)
  • Excellent analytical skill (financial analysis expertise)
  • Team player with good communication skills
  • Flair for Problem-solving with Own Initiative and Reliable
  • An ability to adapt to a dynamic and multicultural environment
  • A customer-oriented approach (both internally and externally)
  • Capacity for learning / sense of curiosity
  • Goes without saying, a great person to work with


  • Fluent written and spoken English

HBS is looking for people who enjoy working in a fast-paced international environment, are highly customer service oriented, can learn quickly, have a strong sense of responsibility, and who work well as part of a team. In addition, a hands-on approach, flexibility, and the ability to work under pressure are required. We require fluency in English.

How to Apply

  • Please apply to find out more. We consider every application and will respond as soon as possible. We are committed to equal opportunities.
  • Please send your resume by email to the HBS HR Department: hbsrecruitment@hbs.tv.