Financial Controller

  • Category: Finance & Procurement
  • Location: Kaunas, LT

NKT manufactures and sells power cables for a span of applications, including the renewal of the energy transfer network, connection of offshore wind-parks to the grid, and high energy transmission across borders.
If you are looking for a job in an international company with a high degree of responsibility, this is your perfect opportunity. NKT Shared Service Centre for Accounting and Financial Control in Kaunas is looking for a motivated, curious and goals oriented collegue to join our engaged and skilled Business Controlling team of 15+ professionals. Joining HQ in Kaunas with ~100 colleagues across all functions in house you will open yourself unlimited future career opportunities in corporate international finance.

What can you expect from the position?
You will be based in a modern open space office in Kaunas while working closely with colleagues groupwide. Your primary task will be to work according to Group standards and ensure business partnering towards support functions. This covers supporting the functions with financial analysis and providing insight to numbers, but also challenging both OPEX and CAPEX spend.This is certainly an environment in which you can put your experience to work and develop your skills. Job responsibilities:

  • Drive the forecast and budget process for the specific Global Functions, including data-gathering and analysis;
  • Monthly steering and follow-up of financials, such as ensuring correct accruals are made, prepayments treated correctly etc.;
  • Stakeholder management – maintain accurate and insightful financial reporting in timely manner to improve stakeholder awareness;
  • Be the first point of contact for finance teams and other stakeholders in terms of reporting and guidance
  • Identify opportunities and drive process improvement/standardization initiatives to achieve greater accuracy, financial control and quality;
  • Prepare and regularly update Standard Operating Procedures related documents (SOP);
  • Build and maintain close relationship with internal stakeholders – at all levels of the organization;
  • Pro-actively solve or escalate unforeseen issues and escalations;
  • Participate in meetings and present financials where deemed relevant;
  • Perform ad hoc tasks and reporting as per Group needs.

What do we expect from the candidate?

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or similar;
  • 3+ years in Finance, Controlling or FP&A; experience in industrial controlling is an advantage;
  • Experience with working independently, across an organization, driving processes and securing transparency;
  • Ability to work according to tight schedules when needed;
  • Ability to handle various groups of stakeholders and supporting their decision-making with clear insights, while also being able to challenge when needed;
  • Clear communication skills with the ability to discuss complex financial processes and figures in a concise and understandable manner;
  • Good command of Microsoft Office tools and MS Excel and MS PowerPoint in particular; knowledge of SAP and OneStream is an advantage;
  • Fluent written and spoken English;
  • Great analytical, problem-finding, and problem-solving skills;
  • Proactive;
  • Strong team player;
  • Able to build and maintain a good working relationship with colleagues;
  • Striving for professionalism in every aspect of work

Our promise

  • Opportunity to be a part of a global team;
  • Interesting challenges and tasks, learning opportunities;
  • Flat structure, lots of communication with different departments all across the company;
  • Private health insurance;
  • Additional 4 days of paid holidays;
  • Hybrid work model;
  • Flexible working hours, opportunity to work remotely;
  • Free parking next to the office.

Salary range for this position is from 3300 Eur to 4200 Eur Gross.

Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.
Please apply at our website. Please note that we review applications on an ongoing basis and close the process when we find the right match. The sooner you apply, the better are your chances. If you have any questions, please contact HR Specialist Dalia Greibuviene, Tel: +370 612 11105.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.


About NKT
At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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Tomasz has worked at NKT for 7 years. He started his journey as a machine operator and in 2021 he got the opportunity to work as a tactical and operational buyer at NKT. He believes that what makes NKT a good place to work is the culture and the sense of community.

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