Plant controller

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Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The goal of our plant controller is to be a financial business partner for the entire plant: you ensure that plant and its financial resources are well managed, in line with operational goals and targets.
Therefore, you work with the plant in all its different facets: production, supply chain and HR. As a plant controller; you will report to the plant finance manager and have strong ties to your Belgian controller counterparts.
Your responsibilities will include:
  • In a first phase, you will assist in the budget cycle and take on the challenge for the plan budgeting cycle optimisation. In a second phase, you become the budget process owner for our Slovak plant.
  • You assist in production controlling
  • You ensure the correct follow-up of production orders; you compare actual figures with international standards and explain differences
  • You calculate cost prices and transfer prices of our new products with correct SAP follow up
  • You have a specific role in determining the country of origin of produced goods
  • You analyse and evaluate direct cost effects on profitability
  • You are involved in quarterly/monthly analysis of plant related variables; material costing update, follow-up of stock differences of our local warehouse, verify status of all production orders.
  • In collaboration with our local supply chain manager, you will prepare and analyse stock report & variance report.

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards


Employee perks, benefits

You will be able to maximize your input in our finance team. There is a big career growth perspective; along the way you go further than analytics: not only do you spot potential problems, but you actively contribute to a financial healthier plant.

Information about the selection process

The controller does not have to have all the skills yet, but curious mindset and willingness to grow is important. This is not the typical Slovakian ‘controller’ job, where only budget is controlled, but we are looking for a true business analysist and partner. So strong excel skills are useful.

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Other manufacturing

We are a dynamic family-owned enterprise with a heart for interior decor. With headquarters based in Belgium, we develop and produce decorative profiles for the interior design.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

finance/economical background

Language skills

Slovak - Advanced (C1) and English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - expert

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

  • You understand how a production plant works
  • You have a very analytical mind
  • You are the numbers expert, but you know how to translate them in understandable goals for your plant counterparts
  • You are able to adapt to changes very quickly
  • You have some IT interest: new programs don’t scare you
  • Obviously, you know how to work excel, additionally, you have experience with any ERP package, SAP knowledge would be a plus, but is not a must


Brief description of the company

Arios - human resources is a recruitment agency

The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

ARIOS - human resources, s r. o.
Rozvojová 2
040 11 Košice
ID: 3725573   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.8.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   1600