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Business Controller Operations



We connect a Greener World

Are you our new Finance Business Partner, supporting the factory leadership team with financial transparency and steering the business in the right direction?


The purpose of the position is to act as Finance Business Partner and single point of contact for all financial matters supporting the plant director and local management at the factory in Asnæs, Denmark with financial transparency, deep dive analytics and performance management. As part of the manufacturing network in our Applications Business Line, the position plays a key role in driving the business agenda and achieving its strategic goals.



Drive financial performance with data analysis and implementation of controlling processes

With this position we offer an opportunity to be a Financial Business Partner to onsite leadership team with ability to ensure management reporting and budgeting/forecasting on time in high quality. The position is located in Asnæs, Denmark, with some attendance at our headquarter office in Brøndby, close to Copenhagen. Your primary tasks will be to:

  • Act as a Financial Business Partner and one point of entry for Plant Director and the local management team
  • Perform timely and high-quality business controlling and reporting of the financial results, to drive one set of numbers and create full transparency on key areas 
  • Own and develop product cost controlling including full transparency on standard cost, operations variances, cost-out initiatives etc.
  • Drive and optimize budget and forecast processes
  • Implement and drive standard processes together with local leaders
  • Maintain financial investment overview (Capex) and be the go-to person for business cases
  • Coordination towards SSC, according to SLAs
  • Support risk management in the plant
  • Drive tasks related to the legal entity; audit, legal, compliance etc.



Manufacturing experienced business controller with analytical skills and an independent work approach

We expect you to have at least three years of professional work experience from a finance function working as business controller, finance business partner, management consultant or the like. Part of that experience must be from manufacturing companies and especially with regards to strong and solid business controlling, reporting, performance management and standardization of processes. You must be result driven and work well organized and with high attention to details. Also, you like to work in a challenging and changing environment, which you approach with a can-do attitude and a strong drive for continuous learning and improvement. Strong communication and interpersonal skills, which allows you to work well with people at all levels in a global organization, complete your personality to succeed in this position.
Furthermore, it is required that you have excellent verbal and written English skills. Knowledge of Danish can be an advantage. Your IT skills include excellent knowledge of MS Office applications, especially Excel and PowerPoint, and advanced experiences in the usage of ThinkCell, SAP and BW.



Contact and application:

The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group. If you want to learn more about this position before submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact Research Consultant, Camilla Jønsson, on telephone +45 29 38 00 59. Please submit your application and CV as soon as possible, if you are interested. Applications will be processed on an ongoing basis. Please note that all enquiries will be handled with confidentiality and that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.




About NKT

NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com


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Posting Date:  29-Mar-2021

Asnaes, DK, 4550

Type:  Permanent

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