11 days ago

Head of Finance and Controlling

Swisslog

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Swisslog designs, develops and delivers best-in-class automation solutions for forward-thinking hospitals, warehouses and distribution centers. We offer integrated systems and services from a single source - from consulting to design, implementation and lifetime customer service. Behind the company's success are 2 300 employees worldwide, supporting customers in more than 50 countries.

The Logistics Automation services portfolio ranges from building complex warehouses and distribution centers, to software and consulting services in the field of supply chain management. Swisslog Logistics Automation designs, develops and delivers efficient intralogistics automation solutions that enable forward thinking customers to provide the right products, to the right place, at the right time.

Head of Finance and Controlling

We are seeking an ambitious, driven and experienced individual to play a key role within our Regional Management Team. The role can be based at in our locations in England (Redditch) or Switzerland (Buchs).

YOUR RESPONSIBILITY

We are seeking an ambitious, driven and experienced individual to play a key role within our Regional Management Team reporting directly to Divisional Finance. The role can be based at any one of our locations within the European Region.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading all Financial and Controlling activities in the Region, alongside supporting the SVP GEUR by producing consolidated key figures that allow for making Strategic Business Decisions.

The Head of Finance GEUR will be responsible for budget planning, cost control and forecasting whilst playing a critical role in supporting the SVP GEUR with driving the Region's strategy & success.

YOUR PROFILE

We are looking for someone with a proven track record of an extensive knowledge in the Financial field, with a working understanding of our Business Segment.

It is essential that the successful candidate has strong communication skills, both written and verbal and can challenge business decisions when necessary. A Strategic Partner who has the knowledge and understanding of our industry is a key factor in this role.

The role will require proficiency in the use of SAP & other Financial tools, accompanied by a relevant professional vocation. The successful candidate should act as role model, be confident, self-disciplined, enthusiastic, self-motivated with a can-do approach.

WHAT WE OFFER

Swisslog is part of a global organization that strives to provide opportunities, a healthy work-life balance and a wide range of social activities. Just some of the benefits our teams enjoy include:

  • A great working environment
  • Working with advanced technologies
  • Encourages new ideas & innovations
  • Empowerment & project ownership
  • Multi-cultural workplace that promotes diversity
  • Future-oriented projects with leading brands
  • Hands on training & skills development
  • Domestic and international career opportunities