Finance Controller

Riga
Reference No: WD-0002819

What's the role?

We're looking for a results-driven finance controller to join our high-performing team. We're all about delivering outstanding customer service. If you are too, this could be the perfect steppingstone to international opportunities in the next stage of your career.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.

With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

As finance controller, you'll be part of our finance team in Baltics directly reporting to Finance Business Partner. Your main job task will be to prepare and analyze financial reports mainly related to operational expenses, department/ business segment profitability, gross margin by business units/ customers, net working capital and return on investments. You will be involved into rolling forecast and investment planning processes as well as prepare and manage our functional budgets. You will be also responsible for our vendor contract database, which means renewing and renegotiating supplier agreements.

At Hilti, you’ll enjoy all the perks of being part of a big company, but with the autonomy of running a small business

What do we offer?

We will support you to excel in your role, including ongoing training and freedom to take responsibility for well-calculated risks from the start. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you'll receive one-to-one career mentoring, as well as exciting opportunities to broaden your role and potentially move around the business. You’ll also enjoy a positive and supportive team environment.

Monthly gross salary - 2000 EUR - 2500 EUR; annual bonus system and two level benefit package.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent diversity of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative and more productive team. If you've never worked in construction, that's fine with us. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background is.

What you need is:

  • A Bachelor`s degree in finance or accounting
  • Good functional expertise in financial control or accounting
  • Good communication and negotiation skills, with fluent Latvian and good knowledge of English
  • Willingness to relocate and have international career
  • Passion to learn and drive to succeed
  • A proactive approach

If we are impressed with your CV, we will invite you for an interview. As part of your interview process, we'll take you on a day-in-the-life field ride to give you a feel for the job and the caliber of our people.

“There’s a real family spirit and you can literally knock on any director’s door at any time. Also your line manager will work very hard to help you develop your skills, both professionally and personally.”

- Amer, Key Projects Manager

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