Financial Controller

Vacancies in Wartsila North America, Inc.

1 Position: Financial Controller
Reporting to: Business Control
Preferred Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida or Houston, Texas

Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Wärtsilä in Brief:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasizing technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
Application deadline 2018-07-20
Position description Managing and controlling cluster level reporting, according to legal compliance and Wärtsilä Corporation accounting manual, guidelines and requirements.
• Ensuring correctness of the clustered company’s financial situation, including for example Profit & Loss Statement, Balance sheet and Fixed Assets.
• Accounting and closing activities on company level in SAP and HFM, leading in development and optimizing related processes, and supporting the businesses in financial processes.
• Managing, collecting, and preparing financial information, reports and analyses to internal and external stakeholders and authorities, e.g. tax related reporting (direct, indirect, transfer pricing).
• Providing and presenting Financial Review material to the company Board of Directors Meeting.
• Contributing in external auditing, internal auditing and internal control reporting of the company.
• Supporting and participating in development of Financial Statutory Accounting Services in cooperation with area organisation and in projects which require financial competence and support.
• Leading and building competence in the local Financial Statutory Accounting Services team
Requirements Languages:

Information Management:
SAP and Microsoft Office

Communication skills:
Ability to work effectively in a team environment within a diversified workforce
Ability to supervise, direct, coach and work under pressure through effective communication
Ability to communicate complex concepts to non-business technical audience
Adaptable and influencing communication style

Other skills:
Ability to pay close attention to detail and coordinate various activities simultaneously
Ability to maintain confidentiality

Professional skills:
• Accounting concepts / GAAP / IFRS
• Tax and Regulatory Compliance
• ERP systems and file hierarchy concepts
• Cost Accounting concepts
• Time management
• Meeting deadlines
• Critical Thinking / Analytical Reasoning
• Financial Analysis
• Ad hoc reporting
• Self-Starter / self-managed
• Detail oriented
Management Competencies:
Making it happen
Building relationships
Forward thinking
Self-confidence and initiative
Openness and flexibility
Goal focus
Professional expertise
Problem solving
Degree in Accounting or Finance minimum of 7 years in a Financial or Accounting Management role
Contact person to give further information We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online

Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer.
Country USA
Job area Finance & Control