Hitachi Automotive Systems Europe is focused on automotive components and systems. Our industry expert partners with our well-known customers forming the foundation of our success. Together we contribute to society with technological innovations and trendsetting ideas as well as comprehensive competences. Become part of our team and join our organization at Schwaig-Oberding (near Munich Airport) as
Finance Manager (m/f/d)
In this role you will be responsible for coordinating the activities of HIAMS Europe in respect of financial matters, particularly regarding tax and local practices as well as support for Head of Finance EU to manage EU regional subsidiaries. You will lead the local Finance Team and work closely together with the finance teams of our group company all over Europe in line with the local legal requirements. In this function you will report to the Head of Finance EU.
Your core responsibilities include:
Prepare reports and financial information, drawing attention to areas of concern.
Ensure tax compliance in all European countries (Include VAT returns on a monthly basis and liase with external tax consultants)
Ensure transactions are processed in a timely and efficient manner • Report financial figures to Europe Management and Headquarter in Japan.
Active business partner to the senior management, providing strategic and tactical support
Manage the budget and forecast cycles and set targets that drive performance
Take responsibility for accounts payable/receivable, cash receipts, general ledger, payroll and utilities, treasury, budgeting, cash forecasting, revenue and expenditure variance analysis, capital assets reconciliations, trust account statement reconciliations, check runs, fixed asset activity, debt activity etc.
Coordinate and oversee the process of statutory and tax audits.
Lead self-audits as well as the internal control activity in accordance with SOX requirements.
Profile and Qualifications:
University degree in Finance, Accounting, Business and/or similar discipline with analytical bias
At least 8 years of professional experience in the finance sector
At least 2 years of experience as a manager in the finance sector
Strong PC skills including advanced proficiency in MS Excel and SAP
Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workloads
Highly analytical, detail oriented and strong business sense; proven ability to manage new ideas and creative solutions
Excellent communication skills, working within international teams and multiple levels of management
Fluent in German and English
At Hitachi Automotive you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our col-leagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and col-leagues. Sound Interesting? Then we would like to get to know you. Apply online via our career site - we look forward to receiving your application! www.hitachi-eu.com