About the Voith Group

The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 21,000 employees, sales of € 4.9 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.


Voith Paper is hiring:


Manager of Controlling  
Appleton, WI

Total Compensation Range: $90,000 to $118,000 annually

Summary:

The Manager of Controlling will oversee the financial management and financial reporting of the company. It is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of financial data and compliance with accounting standards. It is also providing valuable insights to support strategic decision-making that will generate the best financial outcomes. This role reports directly to the Director of Finance of the P&S (Products & Services) business of Voith Paper in North America.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Financial Reporting: oversee the preparation of financial statements and month-end activities, reports, and budgets, ensuring accuracy and compliance with relevant accounting regulations. Provide miscellaneous reports that add value to the company.
  • Planning and Forecasting: lead the planning and forecasting process in close cooperation with the management team.
  • Cost Analysis: analyze cost structures and product profitability. Identify and address deviations and opportunities for cost optimization and efficiency.
  • Internal Controls: comply with the established internal controls systems, that safeguard company assets and ensure financial accuracy.
  • Financial Analysis: conduct in-depth financial analysis to support decision-making, identify opportunities for costs savings and address deviations with the areas.
  • Audit Support: assist with internal and external audits, providing necessary documentation and explanations.
  • Process Improvement: continuously evaluate and improve financial processes and systems to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Team Leadership: supervise a team of financial professionals, providing guidance and fostering their professional development.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Finance, Accounting or related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in controlling and financial management. Experience in a managerial role is a plus.
  • Good knowledge of accounting principles, financial analysis and budgeting.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Knowledge in ERP SAP.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and a strong commitment to accuracy.
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving abilities through critical thinking.

 

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the key actions of job.

  • The employee is also required to talk and/or hear in an office setting (noise level is low). The employee is frequently required to stand and walk in an office environment from 4-8 hours. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; lift; stoop, or crouch.
  • The vision requirements: close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception and adjust focus.
  • The job may require travel.

Don’t meet every single requirement but think you would be a good fit for our team? We encourage you to apply – your unique skills may be just what we need for this or other roles!

 

Voith US Inc. is an EEO/AA/VEVRAA compliant Federal Contractor and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. We welcome everyone to apply, especially those individuals who are underrepresented in the industry including people of color, LGBTQI+ community, women, individuals with disabilities (both seen and unseen), Veterans, people of any age or family status. We embrace the competitive advantage that diversity brings and we strive to create a working environment that is inclusive of thought and talent.


Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh