Whirlpool Corporation Finance Manager - Poland & Baltics in Warszawa, Poland
Finance Manager - Poland & Baltics
Date: Nov 25, 2021
Location: Warszawa, PL, 02-134
Company: Whirlpool Corporation
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers.
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The team you will be a part of
The Finance General team manages the planning and direction of finance process and activities. Activities include the efficient operation and cost-effectiveness of operating systems and programs.
This role in summary
As a Finance Manager - Poland & Baltics , You will provide added value leadership to the Market whilst ensuring the integrity of both the Balance Sheet and the P&L of the respective Country. Provide regular and accurate forecasts/analyses to management with input from sales and marketing in the NSO. Directly manage and develop the Finance Department for the EMEA NSO. Ensure compliance with all processes and no risks.
Your responsibilities will include
Manage the overall financial planning process of the respective country, supporting and advising the market GM & MBT
Ensure the accurate and timely coordination and execution of all financial planning processes (i.e. budget, rolling forecasts)
Define and monitor the expected economic/financial targets in a prompt and timely manner in collaboration with line managers of the organization
Support the business and the finance team in defining the strategy and set of actions recommended to improve financial performance and exploit opportunities
Share with the business leaders and the finance central team prompt and timely explanation of possible variances between expected and actual results on the relevant variables by comparing performance with operating plans and standards and providing specific recommendations to address the business
Guaranteeing the coherence between management and consolidated financial data at all levels of the organization
Ensure the timely preparation of reports and Profit and Loss statements of the market, in order to guarantee the respect of deadlines in planning processes as per group calendars
Ensure tax compliance in order to meet tax obligations properly and to avoid tax liabilities; cooperate with the central and SSC team in properly planning the tax obligations
Be responsible for the local Financial Governance, approve income statement and balance sheet, sign statutory financial statements, and review trial balance and sign-off, ensuring that all the regulations are constantly applied and respected
Propose processes improvements to the central finance teams (accounting, tax, treasury) to enhance local processes
Manage and execute HR processes ensuring their implementation for his/her own population
Support talent management process (selection, development, and career path) and provide leadership and mentorship to the entire team
Ensure team spirit, good team-working environment, conflict negotiation, individual and group communication
Ensure communication of vision and strategy for his/her area of responsibility above and below within the organization
Master degree in Finance/Accounting or related field
6+ years of experience in Finance/Accounting
Currently in Senior Specialist, Team Lead role, etc.
High ethics and integrity behavior
Preferred skills and experiences
Deep knowledge of Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets
SAP knowledge or other ERP system
Strong organization and communication skills
Ability to quickly build strong rapport and relationships
What we offer
Replacement contract for 12 months
Private medical coverage and Sport Card
Employee referral program
Up to 100% co-financing for courses (training such as ACCA, post-graduate studies, language courses)
Discounts on Whirlpool appliances
An international working environment in a dynamic company
Many opportunities to learn and develop
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