Finance Manager Belgium & Group Internal Controller (M/F)

May 25th 2020

iTeos Therapeutics is a next-generation immuno-oncology company developing innovative anti-cancer agents to fulfil the promise of immunotherapy by targeting the tumor microenvironment to improve the lives of people living with cancer. The Company is targeting two key pathways by which cancer cells suppress the immune system.

Mission Description


  • External reporting:

o    Preparation of quarterly and annual US GAAP consolidated accounts (with external consultants)
o    Management of the relationship with external auditors and financial consultants
o    Preparation of the Audit Committee
o    Budgeting, financial reporting and controlling

  • Supervision of financial book-keeping and external accountants:

o    In charge of cost/management accounting
o    Preparation of budgets & plans and monthly, quarterly & annual reporting.
o    Follow-up of expenses and in particular projects or activities related costs, in coordination with the scientific and clinical teams.
o    Identification and analysis of significant gaps between budget and actuals.  
o    Forecasts and specific financial analysis requested by top management
o    Presentation to and review of financial position with top management

  • Tools, systems and procedures:

o    Define, implement and maintain adequate internal controls (Sox compliance is foreseen in the future)
o    Selection, implementation & maintenance of accounting and ERP systems
o    Review, development, optimization and implementation of accounting procedures

  • Taxes:

o    Follow up of transfer pricing policy and associated documentation (with external advisors)
o    Follow up of Belgian tax position (with external advisors)

  • Treasury:

o    Treasury forecast, FX risk management
o    payments management

  • Support to specific projects such as IPO preparation, Sox implementation and follow-up, etc.

Candidate profile



  • You hold a University Degree (Master degree in economics, finance or related).
  • You have at least 5 years’ experience in controlling and reporting activities (in the Life sciences sector is a plus). Your latest experience involves internal controls in, ideally, a Sox environment.
  • Demonstrated accomplishments in areas of financial analysis/reporting, budgeting, internal controls, auditing, working capital and cash flow management, forecasting & consolidated reporting, risk assessment and continuous improvement.
  • You have good knowledge of IFRS and/or US GAAP standards.
  • You master Standard Office tools and BOB (or other accounting software) and you are familiar with ERP.
  • You are perfectly fluent in French and English (oral and written).
  • You are willing to travel to the U.S. (possible travels to Boston).
  • Organized and rigorous, you have a good ability to adapt to changes in priorities.
  • Although autonomous, you have a high ability to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams.
  • You are very open-minded and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills


  • Entrepreneurial, resourceful, energetic, self-starter
  • Approaches challenges with creativity and pragmatism
  • Ability to engage team to achieve goals without direct authority


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Contact Details

Send your CV together with an adapted cover letter to the following address :
Please mention the reference FM in the mail object.

For our recruitments in Belgium, we closely collaborate with a Recruitment & Selection company, PaHRtners. Your application will be automatically forwarded to them. We, together with PaHRtners, will keep all your data confidential (GDPR compliant approach).