Head of Finance

Ruhrgebiet NRW, Germany

Posted: 1-Nov-2017

Ref#: KEO-0005


For our partner’s financial department in Ruhrgebiet, NRW, we are looking for a 


Head of Finance (m/w)

Business Purpose

Lead the finance department and support the management decision making process by providing relevant data on the company’s financial performance. 

Your Responsibilities 
  • Acting as a sounding board and support the CEO in the company’s strategic, business and operations’ development
  • Working integrated in the management team, helping with analysis, risk assessment and planning of further development of these areas
  • Overall planning, leading and being responsible for the finance operations and processes
  • Driving enhancement of KPIs and performance analysis’
  • Assuming responsibility over the budget and for the continued development in accounting, controlling, purchasing and HR
  • Taking ownership over the financial reporting
Your Profile 
  • You have least 10 years of relevant experience in finance; preferably as CFO/Finance Manager with strong team management skills
  • You have an MBA or relevant academic degree
  • You demonstrate solid knowledge in accounting, fiscal management, business control and economic/financial analysis
  • You have a proven track record in successfully initiating and driving development, enhancing efficiency and improving operations
  • You exhibit outstanding analytical and leadership skills with the ability to engage and motivate
  • You are an excellent communicator in German and English; French would be an asset
What we offer
  • A steadily growing international company
  • A modern work environment
  • Freedom to make a change

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