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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Finance & Controlling Manager

Country/Region:  HU

Debrecen, HU, 4032

Req ID 61220 Debrecen, Hungary

What you can look forward to as Finance & Controlling Manager:

  • Coordinate and control all financial matters and provide high quality advice to the local management team within the principal duties and responsibilities of finance and controlling for two plants in Hungary.
  • Implement, direct and control general accounting functions and guarantee their professional utilization on basis of ZF policies within the relevant legal framework.
  • Prepare financial assessments, accounting records and other info.
  • Support the stability & optimization of the organization's profitability and report on a regular basis in accordance with ZF group policies.
  • Review, analyze and monitor operating results in relation to manufacturing and administration costs, budgets and operating policies and prepare suggestions for corrective actions & improvements.
  • Liaise with internal & external auditors & professional advisors and maintain the quality of internal processes to avoid any risk related to potential legal impacts.
  • Prepare and issue analysis data & management information to support decision makers.
  • Plan and budget the resources necessary to complete all activities on time and in accordance with authoritative guidance.
  • Plan and execute the annual target setting & business plan process for the location.
  • Guarantee the adherence to compliance policies and fill the role as Compliance Delegate.
  • Monitor and take relevant measures for the adherence to ZF group procedures and policies, IFRS, local GAAP and tax law.
  • Initiate, drive and monitor the cash flow process and Forecasting.
  • Lead the finance and controlling team.

Your profile as Finance & Controlling Manager:

  • Degree in accounting, finance or other business related field
  • Min. of 5 years accounting or finance experience
  • Min. of 2 years of experience leading a team
  • Solid knowledge of the policies, procedures, and regulations of accounting and investment, supervisory techniques as well as personnel policies and procedures 
  • Solid PC skills: experience with ERP systems/applications (SAP Fi/Co expertise)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate complex business issues in a clear/concise manner
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Fluent English


Why you should choose ZF in Hungary?

  • Company car
  • Annual bonus
  • Additional benefits
  • Possibility to develop in international environment
  • Stable company background and long-term working possibility
  • Full of challenges and high-level professional activities


Be part of our ZF team as Finance & Controlling Manager and apply now!


Katalin Vladár

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