Divisional Controller (m/f)

  • Competitive
  • Cologne, Rhénanie du Nord-Westphalie, Allemagne Cologne Rhénanie du Nord-Westphalie DE
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Parker Hannifin EMEA Sàrl
  • 14 juin 18 2018-06-14

Reporting to the Division General Manager and under the Group’s strategy & directives, the Divisional Financial Controller will have to provide leadership in safeguarding and ethically accounting all assets in accordance with US GAAP/Sarbox accounting principles. This role is also responsible for developing and administering the overall accounting function in alignment with the Win Strategy.

We take a hand in a lot of industrial applications. Therefore, we need the right people.

Parker Hannifin EMEA Sarl ("PHES"), based in Etoy, Switzerland, is the Principal Operating Company for Parker in the EMEA region. It is supported by a network of Parker Manufacturing Divisions and Sales Company Entities. The Motion Systems Group EMEA is a strategic business group within PHES. The Cylinder Division Europe (CLDE) is a key service provider to PHES.

We are looking to fill the position of a

Divisional Controller (m/f)

Reporting to the Division General Manager and under the Group’s strategy & directives, the Divisional Financial Controller will have to provide leadership in safeguarding and ethically accounting all assets in accordance with US GAAP/Sarbox accounting principles. This role is also responsible for developing and administering the overall accounting function in alignment with the Win Strategy. As a key member of the Division Management team, the Controller acts as a business partner to ensure the achievement of Group and Corporate goals.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the Division's finance and accounting system conforms to US-GAAP, local statutory requirements, Sarbanes-Oxley and all Corporate policies.
  • Implement and deploy financial strategies for the Division that align with the organization's overall vision and its current and long-term business objectives.
  • Evaluate findings, prepare reports and make recommendations to senior management about the financial implications of proposed investments and transactions.
  • Establish and maintain positive, ongoing relationships with the external financial community.
  • Drive accounting for Lean together with Lean culture.
  • Protect assets and provides meaningful, timely and accurate reporting of Location and Division operations.
  • Manage the most complex, large or difficult analysis projects.
  • Lead, direct, evaluate, and develop a team of financial professionals to ensure financial planning and analysis projects are conducted credibly and that recommendations and reports are accurate and timely.

 

Qualifications, Skills & Experience Required:

  • Accounting/Finance degree required, combined with a minimum of 4 to 5 years of experience in a Divisional Controller role acquired in an a large, multinational matrix organization of a similar size.
  • An MBA or an equivalent business management degree would be a plus.
  • Strong management & leadership skills.
  • Sound demonstrable knowledge of management and cost accounting.
  • A demonstrated successful track-record of implementation of change or driving transformation in multicultural environments.
  • Knowledge of US-GAAP and SOX requirements.
  • Excellent communication skills in English.
  • Availability to travel approx. 25% of the time.

 

Did we spark your interest? Then take charge of your future as soon as possible – we are looking forward to getting to know you. Please send your application (cover letter, CV, cre­dentials) including the earliest possible starting date and your desired salary via e-mail or mail to:

Parker Hannifin EMEA Sàrl ("PHES")
Nicolas Roy
Head of Talent Acquisition EMEA
nicolas.roy@parker.com


www.parker.com/de

Parker is an equal opportunity em­ployer and does not discriminate on grounds of age, race, religion, ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation or dis­ability in relation to recruitment and employment.

 

While discovering Parker Hannifin, you will quickly notice that you can experience both in our daily business: short ways of decision-making as well as the possibility to make a difference on a local level. On the other hand there is the strength, diversity and stability of an enormously successful global player.

In Europe, Parker operates in nine technological areas (Aerospace, Climate Control, Electro­mecha­ni­cal, Filtration, Fluid & Gas Handling, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Process Control, Sealing & Shielding) and employs ap­proxi­mately 16,500 employees of which 4,500 work in Germany.

Parker Hannifin EMEA Sarl (“PHES”), based in Etoy, Swit­zer­land, is the Principal Operating Company for Parker in the EMEA region. It is supported by a network of Parker Manu­facturing Divisions and Sales Company Entities. The Motion Systems Group EMEA is a strategic business group within PHES. The Cylinder Division Europe (CLDE) is a key service provider to PHES.