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Business Controller

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An international company, active in the automotive industry, is looking for a Business Controller to join its offices in Brussels. In this role, you will be part of a team of 2 controllers and report to the Benelux Finance Director.

Your main responsibilities as a Business Controller will include:

  • Financial Reporting and Control:
    • Contribute to monthly financial closing procedures.
    • Responsible for analyzing and overseeing the Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss statements.
    • Manage support functions for the Shared Service Center.
    • Coordinate with external auditors as needed
  • Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)
    • Analyze financial data to gain insights into business performance, detect trends, and forecast future financial outcomes:
      • Work collaboratively with different departments to formulate annual budgets and other financial plans.
      • Conduct thorough variance analysis
    • Engage as a strategic business partner in the strategic planning process, offering financial analysis and advisory support.
    • Challenge departments on budgeting, forecasting, and financial analyses based on predefined key performance indicators (KPIs).
  • Process Optimization and Control:
    • Consistently evaluate (financial) processes and controls to pinpoint areas for enhancement and optimization.

Your profile:

  • You have a Master’s degree in Business Economics
  • You have 5-10 years’ experience as an auditor or controller
  • You have a good command of Excel – SAP and Oracle is a plus
  • You are fluent in English and have a good level of French and/or Dutch

Your strengths:

  • Collaborative team player
  • Strong sense of analytical diligence and independence
  • Adaptable and pragmatic, focused on delivering results
  • Respect for deadlines

What the company has to offer:

  • Enjoy a competitive salary
  • Situated near a motorway exit
  • A thriving workplace alongside enthusiastic colleagues
  • Development opportunities
  • A company car with fuel card
  • Homeworking possibility (2 days/week) for better work-life and personal life balance
  • Group and hospitalization insurance package

Seize this opportunity to work in an international environment within a Belgian subsidiary of a major group. Apply now for this Business Controller position.

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Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Finance

Focus: Controlling

Industry: Automotive

Salary: A competitive salary

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Brussels

Job Reference: 2168262/001

Date posted: 10 July 2024

Consultant: Marie Parmentier

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