Area Business Controller in Vimercate, Italy


Region Europe is one of the most important Region in Business Assurance due to the size of its operations.

We are looking for an experienced Business Controller to join the Region Europe controller network for a year assignment. In addition to specific focus on Country Denmark, the right candidate will also have additional responsibilities working across the Region and will report to the Regional Controller.

Key tasks:

  • Manage and follow up financial performances;

  • Manage the target setting and forecasting processes;

  • Reporting on business results;

  • Advise and provide assistance to the line management in the area of finance and work closely with other departments in a supporting and advisory capacity (e.g. operations and sales);

  • Actively monitor and analyze management data from the production systems to ensure quality of data and support the local management team to improve performance and processes;

  • Frequent review of balance sheet items, especially related to accounts receivables, WIP, accruals, bank balances and understand trends and take corrective actions where necessary;

  • Monitor and assess key performance parameters via periodic analysis of the unit goals, benchmark monitoring, performance indicators, project profitability analysis, and internal audits/reviews;

  • Provides support to HR in calculations of Sales Incentives;

  • Follow-up with GSS Finance to ensure timely statutory and other legal compliances related to the Business Assurance legal entities and ensure that group and BA governance principles with regard to financial management are applied and adequately implemented;

  • Play a role in the commercial processes, including pricing, tender and potentially contract review.

  • Knowledge of finance and accounting principles and procedures;

  • Experience in controllership, financial management and analysis;

  • Strong tools skills (Eg. NGF, TEAM, Agresso, Basware, ConCert, Excel and PowerPoint);

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in similar roles;

  • Experience in working cross border is preferable but not a prerequisite.

  • Successful candidates should have a commercial and solution oriented mindset and a pragmatic approach;

  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills;

  • Systematic;

  • Knowledge of finance and accounting principles and procedures;

  • Experience in controllership, financial management and analysis;

  • Strong tools skills (Eg. TEAM, Agresso, Basware, NGPS, Excel and PowerPoint);

  • Analytical skills;

  • Proactive attitude;

  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken);

  • Fluency in another European language will be an advantage;

  • Ability to work under pressure (closings, forecasts, etc.)

DNV is the independent expert in assurance and risk management, operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions.

We are one of the world’s leading certification, assurance and risk management providers. Whether certifying a company’s management system or products, providing training, or assessing supply chains, and digital assets, we enable customers and stakeholders to make critical decisions with confidence. We are committed to support our customers to transition and realize their long-term strategic goals sustainably, and collectively contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

Requisition ID: 2023-22341

Posting Position Type: Time limited employee

Posting Close Date (Displayed on Portal): 31/10/2023

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