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Finance Director

Original publication date 18.5.2019
Runtech is a global provider of engineered systems tailored to the pulp and paper industries. Runtech works with customers to better understand and control their operational conditions to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness.
Runtech's patented solutions include vacuum system and heat recovery optimization, runnability optimization with web stabilizers, press and forming section dewatering and doctoring optimization, forming and dryer section cleanliness systems, as well as ropeless tail threading.
Runtech is established in 1997 and is today a part of Gardner Denver global corporation.

We are now looking for a


Finance Director leads the Finance and Accounting function for the Runtech business globally. He/she is responsible for funds management, cash flow, tax management, budgets and financial control/reporting. Finance Director is a member of Runtech management team reporting to both Runtech’s General Manager and to Gardner Denver’s global finance function.

Your key responsbilities are
• Financial Reporting: Develops and reports business unit’s operations through performance reporting, absorption models and cost analysis. Projects, analyzes and reports all activities that financially impact the business unit.

• Budgets: Develops, analyzes and presents monthly and annual budgets, sales forecasts and variance reports to management.

• Operations Support: Prepares all daily/weekly/monthly operations reports which may include labor, financial and business unit performance. Reviews GL entries and insures accurate reconciliations. Ensures all tax schedules (state/province, federal/country-specific) are prepared and reported timely.

• Labor & Inventory: Creates the labor master schedule, audits and directs the annual physical inventory, asset inventories and reporting on performance variances incurred by the plant. Reviews annual physical inventory count and reconciliations. Reports results to management.

• Payroll: Manages the payroll function for the business unit, insuring data entry is correct and submission to corporate payroll is timely.

• Management: Develops and mentors a competent workforce through recruitment, training, coaching and establishing goals and objectives that drive the organization

We expect you to have
• Bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) in accounting, finance or other related area. Master’s degree or MBA are preferred.
• Prior experience of Management Accounts is essential.
• Proven experience of running and performing budgeting or forecasting processes.
• Experience with project business in global industry.
• Fluent English in communication - both writing and speaking skills are essential.

We are looking for a person with
• Proven leadership skills with demonstrated ability to effectively manage and develop a diverse team of people.
• Ability to facilitate effective cross-cultural business interaction in matrix.
• Business acumen and top down thinking.
• Excellent analytical ability with a good attention to detail.
• Strong communication skills with the ability to present plans to support business decisions.
• Determined and assertive, prepared to get into the detail to understand the complex cost drivers of the business.
• Exhibits versatility, flexibility, creativity and resourcefulness to achieve quality results.
• Results-oriented, proactive, Finance professional who does whatever it takes to get the job done.
• Proven ability of performing in accordance with the company values.

We offer you
• Versatile global key function responsibility in successful business.
• Possibility to build up and finalize financial processes in global context - you can develop management system to next level with your professionalism.
• Open location - you can work flexibly from home or any of Runtech or Gardner Denver’s premises in Finland. Tampere is preferred.

For further details you can contact StaffPoint Executive, pasi.honkalahti@staffpoint.fi, tel. 040 844 7707. Submit your application and CV by May 27th, 2019 to https://www.staffpoint.fi/tyonhaku-ja-ura/ tyopaikat.