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Plant Finance Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR80000 - EUR100000
Date added
22 February, 2021

Job Description

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Plant Finance Manager with a background in Manufacturing Finance to join a highly international, market-leading business at one of their key plant locations in Germany.


Plant Finance Manager, Lower Saxony, Germany


The business is currently performing very well and, after a couple of years in this role, you will have the opportunity to develop further either within Finance or into a more operational role.


As part of the local management team, you will play a key role in the further development and improvement of the plant, and collaborate with colleagues internationally.


As the Plant Finance Manager, your role will include:

  • Ensure accuracy of monthly accounting transactions and reporting to management.
  • Stock valuation and controlling.
  • Analysis and decision support on CAPEX investments.
  • Responsibility for short and long-term planning processes for the plant, including annual budget.
  • Ensure compliance with SOX for the site.
  • Additional reporting to ensure year end statutory requirements are met.
  • Provide any ad hoc analyses and reporting required by the management team.
  • Audit monthly payroll.
  • To organise and run the site Estimating Committee, which is responsible for setting manufacturing cost recovery parameters.


Skills required:

  • Degree level qualification or higher in Finance and Accounting or related subject.
  • Proven experience in Manufacturing Finance.
  • People management skills.
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Fluency in English and German.
  • Previous knowledge of SOX would be desirable.
  • Strong IT skills, particularly with Excel and ideally prior experience working with SAP.


If you are interested in applying for this Plant Finance Manager role please register your interest using the link below,  send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Meriel in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.