Business Controller, Lausanne - Switzerland

To complete our Audit & Controlling team, we are looking for a dynamic Business Controller. Reporting to the Manager Audit & Controlling, the Business Controller will support growth of the company and contribute to establish a proper work organization and tools necessary to accompany the expansion of the Group.

What wou will do ?

You will be primarily responsible for ensuring the integrity of our accounting system and the quality of internal controls. Your main responsibilities will be: 

-       Contribute to the implementation and the maintain of the internal control system

-       Ensure internal control procedures are carried out by all staff

-       Ensure of the effectiveness of the controls

-       Recommend corrective actions when required 

-       Design and document accounting procedures and policies including instruction to our subsidiaries

You will be highly involved in the cost management process and:

-       Perform performance review of the manufacturing activities (production and purchasing variance, inventory)

-       Build performance reporting indicators to support ongoing discussions with Supply Chain, Operations and Manufacturing Leaders and improve processes to maximize their performance

-       Manage the standard costing calculations within the Financial Systems

-       Management of suppliers and partners of the Group within the Financial Systems

-       Participate to the consolidation process and contribute to set up tools to improve the accuracy and quality of the reporting to the management and the board

Who you are?

-       Minimum 3 years of experience in an auditing firm or similar functions in an international environment

-       Experience in an internal control department is a plus

-       Degree in Economics/Finance/Controlling

-       You have strong analytics and project management skills and are ease in the use of major IT tools.

-       You are well organized and think in terms of processes with a view of continuous improvement.

-       You are able to set up priorities and respect deadlines.  

-       You are adaptive and able to work in a fast-growing environment.

-       You are fluent in English (spoken & written), with ability to communicate with colleagues from different cultures and background. Other languages a plus.

-       Experience with an integrated system (SAP, Dynamic 365, ...) and experience in implementing financial modules (upgrades) are a plus

If you think you fit this position, please send a CV and a cover letter