BUSINESS UNIT CONTROLLER - FUEL, A/C, THERMOPLASTIC & SPECIALTY

Requisition ID:  36560
Job Location(s): 

Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job Description

Danfoss is seeking a hands-on, flexible individual to join our team. You will work in a team-oriented environment and will have exposure to many different processes and tasks.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Managing financial development for the business unit (BU) and assessing financial risks, including providing guidance to plant controllers globally
  • Ensure compliance with policies, process, and procedures in financial development and accuracy of financial information in P&L and Balance Sheet
  • Development of global controlling organization
  • Drive ethics compliance
  • Analysis and follow-up on sales, costs, and profitability
  • Keep BU leader and divisional controller updated in case of deviations to budget/forecast
  • Ensure deviations are analyzed and corrective action put in place
  • Perform CM / EBIT margin deep dives
  • Support financial training in selected areas 
  • Present financial results and KPI's to management
  • Attract, develop, appraise, and motivate managers and key personnel
  • Support VP operations/supply chain team on corrective action plans to meet inventory targets
  • Lead yearly update of strategic financial planning and present it in review meetings with management
  • Participate in financial due diligence and integration in case of M&A's
  • Support global plant controlling team and ensure communication and guidance to team
  • Ensure performance management review, people review, and talent planning
  • Communicate risks and opportunities to leadership and divisional controller
  • Implement and monitor financial standards and rules in compliance with corporate policies
  • Prepare annual budget and periodic forecast (review, assess, and model business initiatives)
  • Cooperate with teams and consultants for legal and tax decision-making

Background & Skills

At Danfoss, we believe that a diverse and inclusive workplace fosters creativity, innovation, and a broader perspective in decision-making. When you consider this job posting, do you feel like your profile is not a perfect match? Numerous studies have found that women and people of color are more likely to apply only when they meet all requirements listed in the job posting. Even if you do not check all the boxes, we encourage you to apply anyway. We are curious to find out how you can bring new insights to the role or to Danfoss as an organization.

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting plus 10 years' experience in a finance role
  • 5 years' experience in plant/operations finance
  • 2 years' experience with SAP ERP financial systems

Employee Benefits

We are excited to offer you the following benefits with your employment:

  • Bonus system
  • Paid vacation
  • Flexible working hours
  • Pension plan
  • Personal insurance
  • Communication package
  • Opportunity to join Employee Resource Groups
  • State of the art virtual work environment
  • Employee Referral Program

 

This list does not promise or guarantee any particular benefit or specific action. They may depend on country or contract specifics and are subject to change at any time without prior notice.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways - driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

Following our founder’s mindset “action speaks louder than words”, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


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