Finance Controller (38389)

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Mar 28, 2024
Apr 23, 2024
Full Time
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Job ID: 38389 | Location: Airoli, Maharashtra, India

Clariant is a Swiss-based global specialty chemicals company, which is concentrated and developed in three business units: Care Chemicals, Catalysts and Adsorbents & Additives. Our purpose as a company is reflected in our tagline "Greater chemistry - between people and planet", which considers the principles of customer, innovation and people orientation, as well as a focus on creating solutions to foster sustainability in different industries by offering high-value and high-performance chemical specialties.

At Clariant, we believe that diversity, equity and inclusion are essential to our success. We strive to cultivate a workplace where all employees feel welcomed, respected, supported, and valued. Our diverse workforce allows us to tap into a wealth of perspectives, experiences, and capabilities that drive innovation. We are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for professional growth and advancement across all levels of the organization, based on objective criteria and regardless of gender, gender identity, race, ethnicity, religion, protected veteran status ,age, disability, sexual orientation or other aspects of diversity in accordance with the relevant governing laws. By bringing together talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and viewpoints, we gain the agility to meet the evolving needs of our global customers and communities. Join our team to help advance our mission of fostering a culture of belonging where everyone can thrive.

The Finance Controller is responsible for providing financial and analytical partnership to the sites and BU management teams by being a decision enabler. This role focuses on product costing, analytical aspects and serves as financial partner to site management of assigned business or function. Responsible for the development, analysis and interpretation of information to appraise profitability and management performance against targets.

  • Execute daily transactional activities to meet SLAs/KPIs and coordinate cost center assessments.
  • Improve and document Controlling processes, participating in quality improvement projects and daily meetings.
  • Support process enhancements, ensuring compliance with regulatory guidelines and maintaining operational procedures.
  • Manage month-end closing tasks, providing accurate costing and margin analyses.
  • Assist in product costing simulations, SAP material master accounting, and monthly inventory valuation.
  • Review production cost centers, collaborate with stakeholders, and analyze operational metrics and trends.

  • Candidates holding a Chartered Accountant (CA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA) qualification are preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in controlling within a dynamic manufacturing environment is a prerequisite. Additionally, candidates should have at least 6 years of experience in SAP controlling, product costing, and relevant master data.
  • Proficiency in SAP FI (Finance) and SAP CO (Costing) is mandatory. Experience in Project Management would be beneficial.
  • Applicants must demonstrate an understanding of product costing concepts, variance analysis, and performance controlling. Proficiency in Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint is required.

Our Offer

Company Culture:
  • Be part of an amazing team, who will be there to support you.
  • A forward-looking company, with a culture of innovation and a strong portfolio in sustainable technologies.
  • Ongoing Professional Development Opportunities
  • Inclusive Work Environment
  • Approachable Leadership
  • Long term growth opportunity
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Speak Up Culture

Employee Benefits:
  • Employee Wellbeing & Assistance Program
  • Hybrid Work Model: 3 days in-office, 2 days remote
  • 30 Days Annual Paid Leaves
  • In-house Gym
  • Subsidized Cafeteria Meals
  • Centralized Company Transport for Designated Routes
  • On-site Employee Health Center offers doctor visits 3 days a week, with a medical attendant available all 5 days in the medical room.
  • Group Medical Insurance, Group Personal Accident Insurance and Life Insurance
  • Child Day Care facility fully sponsored by Clariant

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Clariant is a focused specialty chemical company led by the overarching purpose of 'Greater chemistry - between people and planet'. By connecting customer focus, innovation, and people the company creates solutions to foster sustainability in different industries. On 31 December 2022, Clariant totaled a staff number of 11 148 and recorded sales of CHF 5.198 billion in the fiscal year for its continuing businesses. As of January 2023, the Group conducts its business through the three newly formed Business Units Care Chemicals, Catalysts, and Adsorbents & Additives. Clariant is based in Switzerland.
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