Michael Page Suisse

Financial director / Consolidation


Eu manufacturing controller (m/f)

11 August Kanton Zürich, Zürich Perm

Our client is a global leader in their industry, they are present in more than 100 countries and have their EMEA HQ in Zurich.

Reporting to the EU Head Finance & Supply Chain your main responsibilities will be:Build plan, forecast, R&O profile and KPI framework in order to understand true factory performance drivers to enable result delivery and decision making
Coordinate performance management cycle for all sites across EuropePerform a strategic review of the factories in close collaboration with the strategic goals of the commercial Divisions.

Drive all factories to analyse across all lines of P&L to identify and execute savings
Proactively seek and implement process improvement initiatives in areas of forecast, actuals analysis, management reporting and business planning processesDeliver ad-hoc analyses and recommendations to support European Supply Chain management team, Manufacturing Leader, Cluster HeadsDrive significantly higher levels of business performance analysis and insight, and provide, for the first time a clearer picture of European Supply Chain organisation performance.Lead and develop an international team

US manufacturing company with global presence

Team leadership, ACCA, CIMA, MBA, CFA

Master degree in Finance/Accounting, ideally with an accounting certification e.g. ACCA, CIMA, MBA.

10+ years relevant work experience in as finance business support with diverse assignments partnering with commercial, supply chain in a multinational company.

Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Strong communication skills to communicate complex financial and performance information with a variety of audiences.

Track record of leading and developing people and managing through change.

English fluency mandatory.

A high impact individual comfortable working with strong executive management

A self-motivated and high energy individual that thrives in an environment characterised by growth, change and opportunity. Has the potential to grow beyond the current role.

Great opportunity to make a difference and be part of a global organisation