Founded in 1989 and fully owned by BNP Paribas, Arval specialises in full service vehicle leasing. Arval offers its customers large international corporates, SMEs and professionals tailored solutions that optimise their employees’ mobility and outsource the risks associated with fleet management.
Expert advice and service quality, which are the foundations of Arval’s customer promise, are delivered in 29 countries by over 6,500 employees.
Arval’s total leased fleet adds up to 1,103,835 vehicles throughout the world. Arval is a founding member of the Element-
Arval Global Alliance, the longest standing strategic alliance in the fleet management industry and the worldwide leader with 3 million vehicles in 50 countries.
Within BNP Paribas, Arval belongs to the Retail Banking core activity. We are looking for a (m / f) : AREA CONTROLLING OFFICER NORTHERN EUROPE (M / F) As Area Controlling Officer Northern Europe (NE) you will work in a versatile and multidisciplinary role.
Your responsibilities will be divided between IT Controlling, being a real business partner, and Area Controlling where you will support the Area Controller NE in his missions.
You will be based in Zaventem, Arval Belgium, and report directly to the Area Controller NE. Main Responsibilities IT Controlling IT Europe and Mediterranean region is centralised in the Netherlands.
Our IT platform has 2.000 users in 15 Arval entities. To reinforce this dynamic and growing environment you will make the bridge between finance and IT team and have following tasks : Act as first point of contact for all IT financial requests.
Work closely with, support & challenge the IT management to respond to the increased needs (business partnering) Prepare budget, Medium Term Plan, forecast and monthly closing.
Collect, process, interpret and challenge all required data and information Provide monthly management reports, internal as well as for Arval HQ.
Analyse and communicate variances clearly Responsible for internal IT costs - and timesheet database tool Responsible for IT project follow-
ups Bring transparency in IT costs and increase the awareness within the IT department. Set-up and / or optimise IT financial and business reports and processes Area Controlling Northern Europe Northern Europe Area represents 10 Arval entities, where 1.
200 employees manage 220.000 vehicles. In this domain, you will work closely with the Area Controller NE and your key tasks will include : Deliver high quality and timely performance information to the regional management Support Area Controller NE in his missions, projects and reporting tasks.
Assist in budget, Medium Term Plan, forecast and monthly closing of the holding entity Create, improve and implement regional reports and processes Take ownership of transfer pricing documents Respond adequately on ad-
hoc requests from regional management Potentially support NE countries in their daily controlling tasks Main Contacts A close collaboration, communication with the following people needs to be established : IT Europe and Mediterranean management team ' Arval Corporate : IT Corporate Controlling and Group Management Control NE & EM area finance team Local country controllers, Finance Managers and CFO’s, Auditors Profile Technical Competences Master degree (preferably in Finance / Economics) or similar At least 2 years working experience Experience in controlling and / or affinity with IT is a plus Good Excel knowledge Strong communication skills, oral & written, fluent in English and Dutch.
Good knowledge of French. Ability to communicate with all levels of senior relationships Personal Competences Able to work autonomously High level analytical skills combined with strong business mindset Very accurate, having an eye for detail but also know when a pragmatic approach is required Flexible, able to shift immediately to changing priorities Stress-
resistant. Good planning and organizational skills to meet strict deadlines Initiative, a hands-on approach High level of integrity, be able to deal with senior (confidential) information Willingness to travel (20%), mainly to the Netherlands Our offer A challenging, varied and stable role within a dynamic company with a social and team oriented atmosphere.
You will receive an attractive salary complete with fringe benefits (meal vouchers, group insurance, hospitalization insurance, outpatient and dental care cover, group bonus, additional leave, bicycle allowance, company car).
Get aboard! Interested? Do you think you match this description, as well as having the necessary skills? Apply today and send us your CV using our applicationform.