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Finance Business Controller - GBS

Job Description

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

We are a collection of over 372, 000 minds building the future, one day at a time. Together, we create technologies that take society further.
We’re looking for people with the skills and vision to build a better tomorrow. Join our GBS (Global Business Service) division as a Business Controller and help us re-imagine the world by finding solutions and making the world a smarter place for tomorrow.

The position is based in our Poole office, flexible working is available to help you balance your home and work life.

It’s incredibly important that our people enjoy working here and therefore we take great pride in having a friendly, helpful and engaging culture. We also appreciate that development and training is important to many and that’s why we have a supportive environment which invests in our employee’s development, whether that’s Chartership, training or mentoring.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants. See our flexibility culture here.

This is your role. What part will you play?
  • Provide business partnering / customer relationship management to the GBS business lines and our customers
  • Manage the relationship with colleagues in other locations, thus ensuring seamless service delivery
  • Supporting the financial aspects of GBS projects and any other ad-hoc assignments as delegated by management
  • Drive process standardisation and digitalisation to ensure quality and cost efficiency in service delivery
  • Ensure availability and transparency of a reliable commercial information base (budgeting, forecasting, costing, pricing, reporting, productivity and saving management) to support relevant management decisions for the UK
  • Analyse and execute the business area's inputs into the planning and reporting process, including the annual budget cycle, quarterly forecast cycle, profit/loss, balance sheet and cash flow reporting
  • Support the business in achieving the financial KPIs (Costs, Profit, Savings and headcount), consolidating the regional results
  • Responsible for the financial consolidation activity across the region
  • Provide support to the business lines to assure compliance with the Risk and Internal Control requirements of the organisation
  • Ensure support in closing audit findings and implementation of control measures for internal and external audits
  • Provide point of contact support to the GBS business line leaders, and their service line managers for all commercial topics
What you need to make real what matters:
  • Qualified Accountant (CIMA / ACCA / ACA) or equivalent
  • Experienced business partner / customer relationship management
  • Experience with managing a mix of onshore and offshore service delivery model
  • Experience in a similar role with responsibility for budgeting, forecasting and reporting
  • IT Literate, experienced user of Microsoft Office and SAP
  • Ability to work closely with all teams within the business and explain financial data to non-finance professionals
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively build relationships with colleagues across the region
  • High analytical competence, high level of commitment, focus on results, proactive problem solving and assertiveness
We’ve got quite a lot to offer. How about you?

Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, holiday allowance, pension and other additional benefits. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

We have partnered with VERCIDA, the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are in an accessible format. If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made to enable you to participate in the recruitment process, please let us know via our FAQ section here.

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Organization: Global Business Services

Company: Siemens plc

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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