Controlling & Planning Senior Specialist
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In this position, you will aid the organization by compiling and analyzing metrics for performance versus budgets and forecasts, while identifying trends and problems, communicating information to relevant groups, and recommending actions to improve financial performance.
Reporting to the Controlling & Planning Team Leader you will benchmark KPIs with peers and work with management to understand and analyze the drivers of financial performance and to identify trends.
- Performing analysis of business performance versus budget and forecast and benchmarking of key performance indicators with external and internal peers
- Working with the other financial professionals in Divisions / Regions / Countries and functions to understand and analyze the drivers of financial performance and identify trends
- Preparing various financial analysis (e.g. cost /revenues/balance sheet)
- Supporting preparation of relevant organization financial reporting, business planning, budgeting and forecasting and validate accuracy of financial data and business information and reports by performing reconciliation and review of exceptions
- Providing information to management by assembling and summarizing data, preparing reports, presentation of findings and analysis
- Optimizing own performance to increase productivity, recommend changes of process standards and procedures, identify areas for process / report standardization
- Ensuring processes and controls within own area of responsibility are designed and implemented in line with Group and unit requirements
- Maintaining proper audit trail and documentation, ensuring SOPs are prepared and updated, ensuring service delivery within the agreed SLAs and KPIs
- Living ABB’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues, and the business
- Bachelor Degree in Finance and Accounting or Business administration.
- Minimum 5 years of experience in Controlling and/or FP&A.
- Advanced Excel skills
- Fluency in English – written & spoken
- Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously; Proven analytical and organizational ability
- High motivation to work in dynamic environment with orientation towards process improvement/simplification with ability to work effectively in a team environment
- Strong attention to detail, ensuring accuracy and confidence in information produced
- Ability to work well under pressure is a prerequisite (meeting deadlines with highest quality)
More about us
We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website www.abb.com.
- Enjoy a stable employment in a company with a long history in innovation and technology
- Collaborate with experienced experts in an international environment
- Seize individual development and training opportunities, from job specific to soft skills
- Receive attractive remuneration based on your experience and skills, and other financial benefits, such as annual bonus and internal share purchase program
- Choose from various benefits in kind, ranging from healthy lifestyle offerings, to knowledge sharing, to teambuilding activities
- Life insurance
- Commute Refund
- Luxmed Health Care
- Multikafeteria & Additional Perks