Volvo Group Business Controller CDC Gent in Gent (Oostakker), Belgium

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Logistics Services is part of Group Trucks Operations. We have 5 000 employees on more than 60 locations worldwide. Our job is to design, handle and optimize the supply chain for all Volvo Group brands.

The scope for Logistics Services includes making sure that material is transported to the production facilities, that packaging is available, that vehicles are distributed to the dealers, and that management of material, warehouses and distribution ensures the availability of parts everywhere in the world. We make sure all logistics services are delivered with world class operational excellence.

As Business Controller you are responsible for the timely analysis and reporting of the financial and business related information to support the management in different decision making processes. You deliver thorough analyses and support for financial items relating to strategic direction setting and development of the business. You are also a key player in the development and roll-out of the Cost Deployment methodologies in CDC Gent as well as other EMEA sites.

Headlines of the job content and deliverables:

• Follow-up, analysis & internal reporting of the financial results

• Supporting the Strategic plan and process (Business plan, Estimates,..) in an efficient and effective way.

• Support the management and line organization by delivering relevant business- and financial input, set up the dialogue and challenge.

• Translate the financial business objectives to all functional levels (cost deployment)

• Support the development and roll-out of the Cost Deployment concept

Profile

• Master in Accountancy of Finance, or equal by relevant experience

• You like to work with numbers and have analytical skills

• You have a high problem solving ability

• Knowledge of Volvo Production Systems, Lean Principles en Cost Deployment is a plus

• You are reliable, accurate, proactive and work autonomous

• You are a team player, finding it easy to build good relationships within and outside of the department

• You are customer oriented

• You have good communication skills, also in group discussions

• Knowledge of SAP is an asset

• You are skilled in Excel and other Micro-soft applications

• You are fluent in English both spoken and written

Hiring manager: Stijn Ternest

HRBP: Inge Arens

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses the production of state-of-the-art products for the truck brands of the Volvo Group, as well as Volvo Group engines and transmissions, through an international world class industrial environment.

With Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals working with energy, passion and respect for the individual to become the world leader in sustainable transport solutions.

Auto req ID

71859BR

Entity

Group Trucks Operations

State/Province

Oost-Vlaanderen

City/Town

Gent (Oostakker)

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

None

Last application date

14-Jun-2017

Functional Area

Finance & Control