1 week ago

Head of Finance

Williamstown Competitive Permanent

Would you like to be part of a global manufacturing organisation as Head of Finance across their 3 plants in the US and Mexico.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:



Control / further development / standardization of the core business processes of our plants in Mexico and in the USA , in particular: Controlling • Accounting / Bookkeeping • Finance


Creation and analysis of business and financial key-performance-indicators


Creation of economic feasibility studies


Determination of earning improvement potentials and control of corresponding projects


Continuous improvement of the financial strategy including liquidity-planning and -control


Establishment of a multi-year planning process


Ensuring the profitability of the company in all areas


Contact person for auditors, tax consultants and banks


Professional and disciplinary leadership of the existent Accounting Teams for each plant 




Key skills & experience:


We assume that the possible candidate has the ability to think and act independently and entrepreneurially, that he/she has a structured way of working, has strong problem solving capabilities and is a flexible team-player with a “hands-on” mentality.


In addition, we require:


Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree (BA) in Business Management or equivalent education; (Master´s Degree is preferred)


Several years of professional experience in a Commercial Management position in a manufacturing company, ideally in the automotive industry


Strong knowledge in the field of financial accounting and annual accounts


Profound knowledge in controlling and experience in use of commercial IT-systems


Pronounced knowledge in Microsoft Office programs, such as Word, PowerPoint and especially Excel


Profound knowledge of international tax laws, especially for Mexico & USA (e.g. IFRS, US-GAAP)


Strong analytical, numeric and communication skills


Sovereign appearance and high social competence


High willingness to travel (especially between USA & Mexico) is mandatory


English and Spanish language is essential 

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