Kongsberg Automotive provides world class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of about EUR 1.0 billion and 10.000 employees in 18 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Switzerland and has 30 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, couplings and fluid assemblies, as well as driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Business Controller

We are looking for a robust and professional business controller that wants to be part of positioning our Couplings business for continued future growth. This is a great time to be joining a growing business and we can offer truly exciting opportunities for the successful candidate.

Until now, our Couplings business has operated mainly from the Raufoss plant in Norway. However, our business has a strong and established position in Europe, and is growing fast in China. In addition, we are also starting to grow our activities in the US. This is a new role and the business controller will support activities in all regions and the Raufoss plant where the majority of our business is currently located.

Main responsibilities

  • Implement and monitor appropriate Financial procedures and guidelines
  • Coordinate and review Financial reporting like:
    • Monthly Financials
    • Monthly updated prognosis for current year
    • Yearly Budgets
    • Yearly STP
  • Process Capex proposals / Asset mgmt.
  • Participate in Mgmt. meetings and dept. meetings
  • Sparring partner and counseling services to Management and the different Dept. heads
  • Close contact with the different Plants in Europe, Asia, North and South America
  • Close contact with the staff at head office
  • Continuous improvements
  • Backup for Director of Finance

Background / experience / profile

  • MSc. in Finance / Accounting
  • 0-3 years of relevant working experience
  • Strong business understanding and strategic mind-set with strong attention to detail when required
  • Self-starting team-player that always strives to get things done within time and with high quality
  • Ability and willingness to understand and link the business and the numbers
  • An interest in driving improvement projects
  • Fluent in both Norwegian and English is an advantage
  • Experience with SAP is an advantage but not a requirement

If you have any questions to the position, please contact Director of Finance Lars HÃ¥konsen on Lars.hakonsen@ka-group.com

Region: Oppland
Application deadline: 01/04/2018
Expected Start Date: As soon as possible
Contacts: Lars HÃ¥konsen
Telephone: +47 61152363
Mobile: +47 93092199