Senior Operations Controller
Consultant Laurence Brutsaert
Date posted 25 January 2019 2019-01-252019-03-26 transport-and-rail Brussels Brussels BE EUR 60000 65000 65000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.be
A large European company, active in the Logistics and Transport sector, is actively looking for a Senior Operations Controller. Based in Brussels, you will be supporting the business unit in achieving financial targets and support business decisions through added value financial analysis. You are also working closely with the Head of FP&A in supporting the CFO in all financial aspects in terms of reporting, planning, analysis and business understanding from a financial perspective.
The main responsibilities of the Senior Operations Controller will be:
- Support business counterparts (a) in achieving financial targets through in-depth analyses, sharing of key financial insights (standard and ad-hoc reportings) and (b) in taking day to day and strategic business financial decisions;
- Analyse and report financial performance in a timely manner with recommendations where appropriate. This also include periodic reviews with board members and / or cost centers owners;
- Prepare the forecast, estimates and support the strategic direction for the country in scope and developing these into short (Forecast), medium (Budget) and long-term plans (MTP);
- Improve and simplify existing processes.
The ideal candidate has a masters degree in Business Administration or Economics.
A minimum of 5-8 years of experience in a financial role, including a minimum of 3-4 years of experience in a controlling role is required for the position of Senior Operations Controller preferably in the Logistics and Transport sector.
You are fluent in English, Dutch and French. Strong systems experience and knowledge IT infrastructure / systems processes as well as knowledge in Microsoft Office and BI tools will be considered a plus.
If you are a self-starter and able to be pragmatic when it comes to delivering results, then this challenging opportunity is for you.