ASCENTOR Direct Search & Interim Management

Finance Manager located in Ploiesti | 1 year Interim Management Contract

03 May 2019
03 Jun 2019
Industry sector
Automotive & Aviation
Contract Type
Full Time

On behalf of our client, a leading multinational company, we are looking for a Finance Manager / Plant Controller located in Ploiesti.

The Finance Manager will manage the end to end accounting and finance management business processes and the alocated team .

Main responsibilities:

  • Manage the financial resources of the company, the preparation of the weekly forecast of plant operating variances, set-up standard operation procedures and policies and lead the budgeting process;
  • Ensure the accuracy of: cost management which include the base material, ingredient, packaging, labor, and overhead components; the cost of production; and the monthly manufacturing variances;
  • Provide direction to Top Management and Group Management with regular financial reporting and forecasting efforts;
  • Manage the following business processes: US GAAP reporting, financial controlling, including, but not limited to analysis of plant performance, all production reporting and inventory functions, set-up and analysis of Cost Savings and / or Cost Reduction initiatives at the plant level;
  • Provide credible, accurate, thorough and depth of financial analysis in support of plant operations;
  • Invest a high efort in SOX implementation and testing;
  • Support LEAN and Safety initiatives as appropriate.



  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting, ACCA is condidered a plus;
  • Minimum 5 years Finance and / or Cost Accounting experience;
  • Management experience in a manufacturing environment with an understanding of standard cost and variance reporting, automotive industry is preferred;
  • Knowledgeable in the areas of US GAAP, Cost Accounting, Fixed Assets, General Ledger Accounting, Payroll and SOX;
  • Understand the dynamics of procurement, production and finished good delivery, the interdependencies of these activities and how they impact profitability;
  • Strong understanding of and collaboration with plant operations on continuous improvements activities, including cost improvement initiatives;
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Excellent communication, organization, and problem solving skills;
  • SAP experience is considered a plus;
  • Fluent in English.


Compensation package:

  • Motivating salary level;
  • Company car;
  • Benefits aligned to the market offering.