Fortive Corporation Junior Controller in Eindhoven, Netherlands

Junior Controller

About Us:

Fluke Corporation is the world leader in the manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software. We are a dynamic market leader with sound financial health. Fluke has achieved the number one or number two position in every market in which it competes. The Fluke brand has a reputation for portability, ruggedness, safety, ease of use and rigid standards of quality. A wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive Corporation ( www.fortive.com ), Fluke is a multi-national corporation headquartered in the greater Seattle area. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. It is driven by the phenomenally successful Fortive Business System. Working at Fluke gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging, “stretch” opportunities

Description:

The Junior Controller is part of the Fluke EMEA controlling team (10 FTE) and reports into one of three Area controllers. The Junior Controller is responsible for controlling a number of entities in an assigned region. These controlling tasks include managing the balance sheet and P&L accounts, statutory compliance, CIT compliance and internal Control (SOX). The ideal candidate drives and oversees improvement projects related to accounting processes and Internal Controls.

Test your Skills:

• Ownership of the Balance Sheet and P&L of defined Fluke entities

• Perform and manage Month End Closing activities within tight closing schedules

• Facilitate and execute cost reviews identifying and implementing cost savings

• Prepare annual statutory reports for the defined entities

• Assist with preparation for audits and liaise with audit team (Group, Statutory, Internal, SOX)

• Timely and accurate filing and reporting of Intrastat and other legal requirements

• Pro-active participation in or leadership of projects leading to improvements

• Assist and support Controller and perform back-up for key activities

• Create and maintain a strong environment to enable information gathering for fiscal, accounting and controlling purposes

Qualifications:

• At least Bachelor degree in finance or accounting

• A maximum of 3 years experience in finance and general knowledge of financial accounting

• Strong communication skills in English (both written and verbal)

• High level of accuracy and attention to detail

• Hands-on mentality with a pro-active attitude

• Ability to work in a dynamic and flexible environment

• Ambition to grow

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com .

Job: Finance / Accounting

Primary Location: Europe-Netherlands-North Brabant-Eindhoven

Organization: Fluke

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: FLU006949