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International Accounting / Finance Manager

The role:

As part of our continued growth strategy Kronospan now have exciting opportunities for International Accounting and Finance Managers

Kronospan is the world's largest producer of wood based panel products employing over 15,000 people across more than 40 manufacturing sites worldwide. As an expanding family business in a dynamic environment, our people are the key to our success.

We are particularly interested in the next generation of leaders in the following countries –

Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Belarus, Romania, Serbia, Bulgaria, Slovakia Switzerland, Cyprus and the USA.

  • These roles provide an exceptional opportunity for people who are ACCA  / CICPA / CIMA qualified or equivalent, with strong leadership skills and who have the potential for further development.  Previous holders of these roles have now moved into Senior General Management and Director roles within the business.
  • This is very much a hands-on leadership position in a true manufacturing business, firmly focused on profitability and continuous business improvement.
  • You will provide professional expertise and leadership to ensure that top quality financial management and accounting controls are maintained.  Secondly you will bring a sharp commercial edge to improve business performance, manage projects, setting targets and driving local Management to meet their goals.
  • Involved in the detail, you must also be able to manage the big picture.  You will need to be a real personality with enthusiasm, energy and strong work ethic, able to demonstrate high levels of initiative coupled with a disciplined, task oriented approach.  The ability and confidence to challenge existing practices and to initiate change, focused on improving business and people performance is essential.

You must have:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Accounting qualification.
  • Practical business experience – 3 years or more.
  • Fluent English & ideally another appropriate language.
  • High level of personal initiative and commitment.
  • Willingness to travel extensively in Year 1 to understand our businesses first hand

Just some of what we are able to offer includes:

  • Attractive salary and real career progression
  • Exciting and challenging work
  • Continued training, support and career development
  • The opportunity to work with and learn from, industry leading people who are committed to excellence

If this International Accounting / Finance Manager role looks right for you, please apply below now.