Amer Sports (www.amersports.com) is a sporting goods company with internationally recognised brands including Salomon, Wilson, Atomic, Arc’teryx, Suunto, Peak Performance and Precor. The company’s technically-advanced sports equipment, footwear and apparel improve performance and increase the enjoyment of sports and outdoor activities. The Group’s business is balanced by its broad portfolio of sports and products and a presence in all major markets.


POSITION TITLE: Finance Manager Global Export
LOCATION: Garching near Munich, Germany

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
As the Finance Manager Global Export, you oversee the business controlling for our Global Export business by working closely with Management on the one side and brand and HQ Finance functions on the other side. Our Export Business Area has strong relationships to distributors in countries where Amer Sports doesn’t have an own sales organization. These include especially countries in Africa, Middle East and in the Pacifics.
  • Reporting directly to the Global Export Director and acting as a sparring partner by evaluating investments and business opportunities.
  • Being an active part of the sales and management team and act as the first contact for all financial topics.
  • Being in charge for all budgeting and forecasting processes.
  • Carrying out analysis on product and customer profitability and cooperate with sales management to find opportunities for improvement.
  • Monitoring and evaluating the OPEX spending and take actions, if necessary.
  • Driving Cash Flow Management and managing risk together with Credit Management.
  • Performing the month-end and year-end closings by working closely together with Financial Controlling and our shared service center.
KEY COMPETENCIES:
  • Excellent controlling and analytical skills.
  • Good understanding of accounting processes and operational dependencies.
  • Strong personality with excellent communication skills.
  • Desire to take on responsibility and confidently discuss topics with management.
  • Proactive attitude of working in a team.
  • Accurate and quality-driven working style.
YOUR PROFILE:
  • Minimum of three years of Controlling experience, ideally in an international environment.
  • Experience in budgeting and forecasting, internal and external reporting.
  • University degree, preferably in Finance or Controlling.
  • High level of system and PC skills (SAP R/3, SAP BI, MS Office).
  • Advanced level of English (oral/written).
WHAT WE CAN DO FOR YOU:
  • An interesting role in an exciting industry
  • Career progression opportunities
  • The opportunity for independent and self-reliant work
  • A friendly and vibrant working environment in a dynamic and international team
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