Cummins Inc. Finance Manager in Dordrecht, Netherlands
This is a fantastic career opportunity in Dordrecht for an experienced Finance Manager where you will oversee a team of two Accountants, responsible for accounting activities for our Norwegian, Swedish and Finnish arms of the business.
This is a hands- on position, requiring your active contribution in regards to month end and financial reporting, as well as acting as a Business Partner to the Nordics Country Leader. During the early stages of your role you will also manage the implantation of a new IT System for the department. Most importantly, your role will be to coach and motivate a team of eager to learn accountant, sharing your knowledge and experience to allow them to develop their careers within Cummins.
Collaborate with Norwegian, Swedish & Finnish Authorities, EY and PWC as well as Corporate Finance in order to ensure compliance with local regulations as well as US GAAP and Corporate accounting policies.
Manage all accounting practices for the entity; conducts the Annual Operating Plan (AOP) and forecast processes for the plant.
Coach the team in developing their technical expertise so that KPI’s are met and share your knowledge so that they can work autonomously in their roles and progress within the business.
Assist the team at month end with timely and accurate posting, balancing and reconciliation of various general ledger accounts, ensuring all related reports are completed on time.
Partner with the BU Regional Controller to apply consistent accounting practices to the entity, participates in the business as a member of the entity leadership team.
Manages the monthly and quarterly financial reporting process, including general ledger and subsidiary financial ledgers.
Provides appropriate resources for internal and external financial and process audits.
Implement recommended changes to accounting practices.
Lead efforts to comply with any governmental or regulatory organization financial requirements of the entity.
Lead the capital management process at the entity level.
To be successful in this role you will need;
Existing experience in Statutory Financial Reporting (e.g. monthly VAT reconciliation, support in annual audit deliverables. Annual Report Preparation etc.)
To have achieved your Chartership in Accounting, or you are driven to achieve your Chartership during your employment with Cummins.
Existing experience in local and US GAAP would be beneficial, or you show the tenacity to develop your own knowledge and understanding of the relevant principles.
To act as an influential leader who can lead by example and motivate a team to achieve key targets by working smartly and collaboratively.
To be an advocate for change, institutionalizing a positive culture, whilst ensuring buy in from your team when it comes to any process or department changes.
To be highly systems orientated, always looking for ways to improve, and coaching your team in how to get the best out of the finance tools.
Advanced Excel skills, and HFM, Oracle B and/ or Movex would be beneficial.
Fluency in English language skills. Dutch is preferred.
Primary Location Netherlands-South Holland-Rotterdam-Netherlands, Dordrecht, Cummins Holland BV Olivijn
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Apr 24, 2020, 5:32:36 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 200000SB