Vacature Business Analyst / Advisor - Global Operations

Functie omschrijving

Vacancy for a business analyst/advisor at Quaker Chemical in Uithoorn.

As an analyst, you are critical in supporting and advising the Senior Vice President Global Operations, EHS & Procurement and aid his global team in driving key business decisions. You will have the opportunity to contribute to projects such as global operations footprint design, supply chain optimization and procurement strategy.

The business analyst/advisor will report into Financial Planning & Analysis. You will work from the Uithoorn offices. It is anticipated that the position will require travel (approximately 15%).

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparing and presenting financial reporting for driving business decisions within global operations;
  • Researching and explaining key performance variances;
  • Supporting in budget and forecast processes;
  • Leading analysis projects such as capital appropriations, acquisitions and/or integrations and supply chain optimization.

Functie eisen

The ideal candidate is a dynamic personality who is a confident and trusted business partner for global operations managers. You have a natural interest for a production environment, take initiative, are well organized and accurate and are flexible and stress resistant. Besides you have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/university degree in Finance or Accounting;
  • At least 4-5 years related working experience, preferably in a ‘Big4’ accounting firm or in an international (production) environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • A background in both financial analysis and general accounting;
  • Ability to understand problems, collect & summarize data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions from such information;
  • Ability to validate reasonableness of data collected;
  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills;
  • Fluent English (verbal and writing).
  • Bedrijfsprofiel
  • Quaker Chemical is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and others. For nearly 100 years, Quaker has helped customers around the world achieve production efficiency, improve product quality, and lower costs through a combination of innovative technology, process knowledge, and customized services. Quaker serves businesses worldwide with a network of dedicated and experienced professionals whose mission is to make a difference.

Today, we have a global presence in 21 countries and 28 production locations, with 28% of 2017 net sales in EMEA. Quaker’s corporate headquarters is located in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, with regional headquarters in Uithoorn, The Netherlands, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Shanghai, China. The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol KWR, and has a long track record of financial consistency and strength.

Bedrijfsprofiel

Quaker Chemical is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and others. For nearly 100 years, Quaker has helped customers around the world achieve production efficiency, improve product quality, and lower costs through a combination of innovative technology, process knowledge, and customized services. Quaker serves businesses worldwide with a network of dedicated and experienced professionals whose mission is to make a difference.

Today, we have a global presence in 21 countries and 28 production locations, with 28% of 2017 net sales in EMEA. Quaker’s corporate headquarters is located in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, with regional headquarters in Uithoorn, The Netherlands, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Shanghai, China. The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol KWR, and has a long track record of financial consistency and strength.

Arbeidsvoorwaarden

Our client offers:

An interesting, challenging job in an internationally, constantly growing and developing environment, wherein people are stimulated and supported to reach their goals. Committed and driven individuals will find challenges in their job, formal and informal leadership development and educational opportunities.

This job will be interesting for candidates who like to broaden their financial and business experience in an international company who offers a pleasant working environment. Quaker is an ambitious, growing company. This will mean the business analyst/advisor will have sufficient future career opportunities from a wide point of view.

Furthermore, Quaker offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.


Response

If you are interested in this job and you fit the profile, we would like to invite you to apply for this job.

Employment Services B.V.
Attn. Drs. Diederik Leeman MBA,
Managing Consultant
Oude Utrechtseweg 18B
3743 KN BAARN
T: 035-5435430
M: 06-53832111
E: d.leeman@employmentservices.nl
I: www.employmentservices.nl

Trefwoorden: business analyst, advisor, financial analyst, finance, accounting, data, analyse, financial planning, bedrijfseconomie, planning, chemical, global, Amsterdam

Locatie

Uithoorn

Publish date

07.02.2019

Contactpersoon

Diederik Leeman

Contactpersoon van deze vacature
Diederik Leeman
Mobiel: (06) 5383 2111