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Senior Finance Director - EMEA - *18 month FTC*

Your role at Dynatrace

Dynatrace is seeking a proven and dynamic leader to serve as a Finance Director of the Europe, Middle East & Africa region as well participating in global initiatives including standardization, project management and controls implementation.  A successful candidate will have technical expertise in US GAAP, long working knowledge of European accounting as well as a demonstrable track record of scaling a finance and accounting team in a high-growth environment.  We seek an individual with a high level of business acumen who can operationalize their technical expertise, partner in development of an efficient and scalable accounting close and reporting process, and implement policies, procedures and controls in a public company environment. 


This role is a hybrid position operating 3 days a week from our Maidenhead office, candidates must be within a managable commute to be considered. 


  • Experience working for a publicly-traded company

  • Technical expertise in US GAAP, EMEA accounting policies as well as Sarbanes-Oxley processes & requirements

  • Proven track record of successfully managing a growing Finance Team

  • Demonstrable experience in project management, timeline development and achievement

  • Must have exceptional organization and communication skills

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage the EMEA Shared Service Centre team for Billing / AR / AP / Procurement / Payroll /Treasury Operations / Accounting & Reporting currently consisting of 30+ heads.

  • Ensure all deadlines are achieved with appropriate reviews, as well as constantly reviewing all processes for efficiencies.

  • Work in conjunction with matrixed management across the EMEA Shared Service Centre and US Headquarters.

  • Implementation and maintenance of policy and procedure documentation and related internal control procedures

What will help you succeed

Individual Qualifications

  • Experience in environments with high transaction volume required, preferably with experience building/scaling a high growth organisation.

  • Qualified accountant, preferably with Big 4 Accounting Firm experience

  • Must be a highly-motivated individual with the ability to engage others

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong understanding and experience dealing with regulatory requirements and auditors

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required; must be comfortable connecting with and communicating with individuals at all levels of an organization.

Why you will love being a Dynatracer

  • A one-product software company creating real value for the largest enterprises and millions of end customers globally, striving for a world where software works perfectly.  

  • Working with the latest technologies and at the forefront of innovation in tech on scale; but also, in other areas like marketing, design, or research. 

  • Working models that offer you the flexibility you need, ranging from full remote options to hybrid ones combining home and in-office work.  

  • A team that thinks outside the box, welcomes unconventional ideas, and pushes boundaries.   

  • An environment that fosters innovation, enables creative collaboration, and allows you to grow.  

  • A globally unique and tailor-made career development program recognizing your potential, promoting your strengths, and supporting you in achieving your career goals.   

  • A truly international mindset with Dynatracers from different countries & cultures all over the world, and English as the corporate language that connects us all  

  • A culture that is being shaped by the diverse personalities, expertise, and backgrounds of our global team.  

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About Dynatrace

Dynatrace exists to make the world’s software work perfectly. Our unified software intelligence platform combines broad and deep observability and continuous runtime application security with the most advanced AIOps to provide answers and intelligent automation from data at an enormous scale. This enables innovators to modernize and automate cloud operations, deliver software faster and more securely, and ensure flawless digital experiences. That is why the world’s largest organizations trust Dynatrace® to accelerate digital transformation.

We're an equal opportunity employer and embrace all applicants. Dynatrace wants YOU—your diverse background, talents, values, ideas, and expertise. These qualities are what make our global team stronger and more seasoned. We're fueled by the diversity of our talented employees.

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