Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology (SMRT) in Amsterdam is looking for a Product Area Business Controller
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within Sandvik Group and a leading supplier of equipment and tools, service, support and technical solutions for the mining industry and niches such as quarrying, tunnelling, demolition, dimensional stone, recycling and civil engineering industries. Its offering covers drilling and mechanical cutting, loading and hauling, crushing and screening, demolition, recycling and various solutions for increased automation. With approximately 14 000 employees, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology’s annual sales in 2015 amounted to SEK 30 971 M.
Product Area (PA) Crushing and Screening consists of 4 Business Units. Which all have their own specific product offering. We offer advanced, proven solutions for any size-reduction and classification challenges - whether it be stationary or mobile crushing and screening or breaking. Our application expertise covers greenfield, expansion and individual or multi equipment replacement projects. Our comprehensive Lifecycle Services Agreement portfolio covers all major processes to keep crushing and screening equipment running, all the time.
Job Summary
As a Business Controller you are responsible for the preparation of all financial statements, business activity reports, financial and business forecasts, annual budgets required by the Product area. You enjoy being responsible for the PA month-end close process in which you actively participate by developing, creating and analyzing reports. You will support the product area with problem solving and central escalations of performance and accounting issues and you will support the PA and BU management teams in creating business cases to enhance future growth and profitability. You will act as a business partner to the PA and BU management team and develop strong relationships within the global business control community in Sandvik. You will act as an independent and professional team member in projects and reviews and have deep understanding of internal controls and the ability to act as global ambassador. You are willing to share best practices with other controllers internationally. You will also drive continuous improvement in the BU and PA reviews and prepare excellent presentation templates to support the reviews. You will have the ability to analyze details and create thorough fact based analysis. You are also able to create solid structures and frameworks to improve processes and controls, and bring finance awareness in the organization.
Your profile
Where others see many, we see you – personally.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor or Master degree in Finance or Business economics. You will have 3 to 5 years’ experience as a Business Controller or Analyst in a multinational environment preferably in engineering, manufacturing or logistics. You are IT literate, have excellent MS Office skills (Excel & PowerPoint), you know consolidation software (BPC or Hyperion) and have deep understanding of reporting software (MS Power BI, Qlikview). You have solid knowledge of Financial & management accounting and you have experience in management reporting and consolidation. You are fluent in English, both written and verbal. With your personality you will influence and create a positive and challenging work environment for all PA and BU members
Contact information
Read more about Sandvik and apply at home.sandvik/career, Job ID: 348421. Send your application no later than 8thJanuary 2017. For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, 0800 0222 018
Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We have world-leading positions in selected areas - tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. In 2015, the Group had about 46,000 employees and sales of about 91 billion SEK in more than 150 countries.
Deadline: 8 Jan 2017
Job-ID: 348421