Finance Process Improvement Manager (m/f/d)

Date: Jul 17, 2022

Location: Porto, PT Montabaur, DE, 56412

Company: Klöckner Pentaplast

kp is a leading global manufacturer of rigid and flexible packaging and special films. We have a clear goal: the sustainable protection of important everyday products. You will find our customers in markets from pharmaceuticals to food and consumer goods. With our film products, we make sure the products last longer and maintain their important properties. With this we significantly contribute to safety, health and consumer satisfaction. We are as dynamic and fast paced as the markets of our customers. Always in motion! Founded in 1965, we now have 31 factories in 18 countries and employ more than 5,900 people worldwide.


Finance Process Improvement  Manager supports the Group Director Finance Transformation in leading global finance initiatives to standardize processes, leverage the infrastructure, deliver efficiencies for value creation and strength controls.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Support in working capital initiatives, reporting and analysis.
  • Control and improve Finance labor- and non-labor reporting and initiatives across various ERP-Systems
  • Support the execution of projects and initiatives including business case tracking and reporting.
  • Analysis and presentation preparation for Steercom and Leadership meetings
  • Facilitating in remaining delivery model refinements
  • Working with the Senior Finance Management team globally to develop and drive change in an effective way
  • Define, implement and manage Finance initiatives. Evaluate, prioritize and consult management to realize quick wins
  • Identify opportunities to better leverage technology to create efficiencies (e.g. through digitalization and automation), increase consistency, and improve controls in Finance and Accounting processes

Your Profile: 

  • 10+ years of experience in Finance showing constituent progression
  • Strong analytical and strategic skills, able to dive into specific details being hands on and as well to summarize using the 80/20 approach
  • Work experience in an international environment
  • Excellence proficiency using Microsoft office particularly Excel and Power Point
  • Experience in transformation projects is a plus
  • Proven skills in financial data analysis
  • Systems savvy
  • Very good SAP FI, CO and BW knowledge, JDE experience is a plus
  • Good technical understanding of the overall accounting process and technical solutions
  • University degree in economics or finance with a focus on controlling/ accounting or equivalent qualifications
  • Project management and continues improvement mind set
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills both verbally and in writing
  • Highly motivated and flexible

Have we piqued your interest? Great. We look forward to receiving your application including your salary expectations and your earliest start date.

Klöckner Pentaplast is an equal opportunity employer, which makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, veteran status, handicap, disability, sexual preference or marital status.