Senior Controller

Bologna /
Accounting & Finance – Accounting /
Full-Time
JMA is looking for a Senior Controller for its business unit located in Castel San Pietro Terme (Bologna, Italy).

JMA is a leading global innovator of mobile connectivity solutions. It designs and builds next-generation in-building and outdoor mobile wireless systems, delivering the industry’s most powerful technologies that enable LTE, 5G and CBRS services on mobile operator networks worldwide.

The Senior Controller will be based in Castel San Pietro Terme plant (Bologna). They will report to the CFO and works in partnership with Operation and R&D teams to ensure that products, projects and financial data are maintained and reported in a timely and accurate manner.
This person must have a strong understanding of cost accounting methodologies, especially related to stock evaluation, gap analysis and asset management.

They must demonstrate a deep interest on technologies and on product development.

Responsibilities:

    • Month-end and year-end closing (costs analysis, variance analysis, asset and inventory evaluation)
    • Budgeting and monthly rolling forecast
    • Cost calculation and stock evaluation (standard and average weighted cost)
    • Asset management
    • Sales and Product costs analysis
    • Ad-hoc analysis for Operation and R&D teams to support management decisions
    • Supervision and design of internal controlling system mostly focused on inventory and production management and evaluation

Requirements:

    • Degree in Economics or Management Engineering 
    • Previous experience in Controlling Department of manufacturing companies (minimum 3 years)
    • Solid knowledge of accounting (Italian GAAP and, if possible, US GAAP), especially related to inventory evaluation and asset management
    • Familiarity with Reporting Package and data aggregation tools
    • Strong analytical mindset, organized with excellent attention to details
    • Fluent in English, both oral and written
    • Ability to adhere to deadlines and adjust accordingly
    • SAP knowledge (FI.,CO., preferably S/4 HANA)
    • Excellent knowledge of Excel (Pivot) 
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills 
    • Immediate availability