Signode Industrial Group GmbH

Orgapack Packaging Technology

Silbernstrasse 14

8953 Dietikon 1

SWITZERLAND

 

 

With over $2B in revenue, 80+ manufacturing facilities across 6 continents and over 7,000 employees worldwide, Signode is a leading manufacturer of a broad spectrum of transit packaging consumables, tools, software, and equipment that optimize end-of line packaging operations and protect products in transit.

We are proud to be the Transit Packaging Division of Crown Holdings, Inc.
 

In Switzerland, Signode is represented with a sales organization and several production sites.

 

For our European Group Office in Dietikon, we are seeking for a talented and committed graduate to join our European Group Management Team as

 

Platform Financial Analyst - Signode Europe

 

Purpose and context:

 

  • Responsibility for the Signode Europe reporting and results analysis
  • Support the platform with providing guidance on US_GAAP corporate reporting to the global headquarters, building ad hoc reports and provide trainings and guidance as Power and Lead User of the reporting system
  • Acts as interface to and cooperate closely with the VP Finance, the European Finance leadership team and the US-based Corporate Finance team
  • Evolve and update necessary reports to support business needs
  • Pan-European organizational and business structure simplification project support off- and on-site

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Provides financial support to the accounting teams across Europe, provides month end timelines and guidance during the monthly closing and the reporting and analysis process
  • Reviews, assesses  and checks quality on reported numbers
  • Builds up, develops and owns the monthly platform operating review deck
  • Works closely with the controlling teams and the European data team to manage the coexistence of corporate and local ERP based data points
  • Supports identification and analysis of business trends by setting up and maintaining KPI’s to track development over time
  • Coordinates and supports of the VP Finance with forecasts, budget and LRP processes
  • Works out analysis, statistics and presentations for the platform management, ad hoc and on request basis
  • Supports the organization in its structure consolidation and simplification activities by supporting the respective projects as team member

 

Required competencies and skills:

 

  • Distinct open-minded, flexible and pro-active personality
  • Open and very pragmatic, demonstrates a distinct “can-do”-attitude
  • Communicative and outspoken personality
  • Fast thinker and eager learner, questioning and scrutinizing mindset
  • Pronounced ability to work independently, accurately and efficiently
  • Is comfortable acting in a dynamic and quickly changing environment
  • Strong analytical capabilities
  • Willingness to regular business travel  (on a weekly basis) in Europe

 

Education & Experience:

 

  • University or Advanced Technical College Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, controlling or business administration desirable
  • Some initial business experience - desirably in finance or manufacturing industry - is an asset but not a requirement
  • Fluency in English and preferably German, any other European language welcome
  • High IT affinity and experience - Excel, MS Office, HFM, any ERP and database experience supports the fast track minded jobholder

 

Our Offer:

 

  • This is a Finance function talent development role requiring a high degree of flexibility and the willingness of adapting to constantly changing frameworks and conditions quickly, it is foreseen that the job holder develops on the job quickly and transforms into a functional role (in finance, but also other functions possible) after about 2 years
  • Open and team oriented environment with excellent working conditions

 

Interested? Manuel Heinzer, HR Manager Equipment & Tools, is looking forward to your application