Regional Finance Business Partner (DACH) – Leading Multinational Business – Berlin – Germany

Salary
Competitive Salary Package
Location
Berlin Europe Germany
Post Date
13 May 2019
Job Number
9954
Line of Business
Financial
Consultant
Gareth Mortimer

We are recruiting for a Regional Finance Business Partner for our client who is a leading and innovative multinational. As the company continues to grow successfully, they are going through a major re-organisation to help support and enable the ongoing growth curve, and as part of this have identified the need to hire in support to provide rigour to the Finance function.

The organisation is building out a new global shared service centre and is looking to hire someone into this role to support the group and be part of the finance leadership team. The Business Partner Finance for DACH (Germany, Austria & Swiss) is a key interaction point for the business and will provide high-quality consulting, insight-related and knowledge-based services from a functional perspective and also improve decision making. He/she will facilitate the supporting role to the Lead of Business Partners EMEA.

Regional Finance Business Partner (DACH) Job Responsibilities: 

  • The first point of contact and interface between function and business for knowledge-based activities
  • Proactively consults and works with the business to solve complex issues and to develop adequate solutions
  • Act as a Translator to the business, a Change Manager with Project Management skills, a Risk Agent who can assess Risks within the business and a Cash Manager with a focus on Liquidity Planning
  • Supports business in the decision-making process with critical information, reports, and analytics
  • Manages and supports improvement projects across the functions
  • Ensures the definition and implementation of the functional company-wide strategy and regional/global strategic priorities
  • Ensures local and legal deadlines are met in full on time
  • Ensures cash-flow planning management, hedging, financial engineering, and dividend payments are met

Profile:

  • Preferably holding an academic degree in Business, Economics or Finance
  • Over 5 years of experience in the field of Finance/Controlling/Business Partnering in a global business environment
  • Business fluent in German and English (written and spoken)
  • High mobility/flexibility (60%+ travel time)
  • Project Management experience (PMP preferred)
  • Experience with SAP, MSO; other ERP systems are nice to have
  • Excellent analytical thinking, level of customer orientation and a problem solver mentality
  • Excellent relationship and influencing skills

If you are interested in this position, please send an updated CV to Gareth Mortimer at gareth@renaix.com.