Solvay is a science company whose technologies bring benefits to many aspects of daily life. With more than 24,100 employees in 64 countries, Solvay bonds people, ideas and elements to reinvent progress.
The Group seeks to create sustainable shared value for all, notably through its Solvay One Planet plan crafted around three pillars : protecting the climate, preserving resources and fostering better life.
The Group’s innovative solutions contribute to safer, cleaner, and more sustainable products found in homes, food and consumer goods, planes, cars, batteries, smart devices, health care applications, water and air purification systems.
Founded in 1863, Solvay today ranks among the world’s top three companies for the vast majority of its activities and delivered net sales of €10.
2 billion in 2019. Solvay is listed on Euronext Brussels (SOLB) and Paris and in the United States, where its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a Level I ADR program.
The role of the Finance function is to define financial policies and to secure the correct, good and compliant financial management of the Group.
It also provides both external stakeholders and internal decision-makers with relevant financial data and analyses, with an intention to support sustainable value creation and value retention.
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Job Overview and Responsibilities
The Junior Business Controller will support both the Worldwide Controller and the EMEA & Intermediates Business Controller in the following activities :
Contribute to monthly and quarterly closing tasks, analysis and reporting (volume, price, contribution margin, variable production costs, fixed costs, working capital)
Contribute to the Budget process design and implementation
Perform ad-hoc analysis (e.g. profitability, development project, etc.)
Lead / contribute to finance related projects
Education and Experience
Business School (major finance / controlling) or other Finance / Management related study at Master level
A first experience in the field of Controlling would be appreciated
Solid basis in Finance / Controlling / Accounting
Very good knowledge of Excel
Agility / Flexibility / Reactivity
Autonomy / Reliability / Collaboration (including in remote working)
Aptitude to adopt various IT tools (such as Google tools, Qliksense, SAP ....)
Business and / or Industrial and / or Customer insight