SU Controller

The position will be located in Saint Petersburg and report to the Services Unit Director.
Application deadline 2018-07-31
Position description The Business Controller is a consultative business partner. (S)he partners up with other functions outside of finance, especially sales and operations, utilizing strong networking and influencing skills. (S)he is a fact based challenger who defines ways to measure and report on financial and operational key indicators to grow the top line, improve results and strengthen the cash flow.
Responsibilities Main responsibilities
• Present predictions and simulations of the future, looking ahead to find potential
• Analyze sales opportunities, won deals and lost opportunities as well as generate insights from sales funnel
• Challenge the organization at all levels to push for continuous improvement and implement better practices as
well as harmonize and automate processes
• Close cooperation and communication with FSAS, WSSC, BCC and other stakeholders.
• Optimize inventories and WIP
• Report SU KPI and figures. Identify leading KPI, prepare forward looking reporting (forecasts) and develop long
term business plans
• Manage, report and forecast risks, including tax and PE risks mitigation for B and C projects and agreements
• Manage SU collection time and disputes
• Build a network with decision makers and influencers
Requirements • Business and financial knowledge
• Wärtsilä accounting and IFRS knowledge, corporate governance knowledge
• Local accounting law and principles
• Ability to challenge conventional thinking, be creative, think outside the box and look forward
• Strategic controlling attitude with the ability to generate deeper analyses
• Shareholder management skills in a complex matrix organization
• Understanding of contractual concepts and legal terminology
• Flexible, adaptable and embracing change
• Excellent communication skills, fluency in written and spoken English

University Degree on finance and accountuing Minimum 5 years in International company as Finance controller, finance business analitics
Contact person to give further information Dmitry Firsov, Director, SU Russia
Country Russia
Job area Finance & Control