Solar Financial Controller

Job Summary

Category:

Finance

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Solar

Close Date:

03/17/13

Compensation:

60k EU + benefits

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Germany

Description

 

A leading development firm, operating in the solar sector, is now looking for a qualified Finance Controller. The company has offices across Europe and is dealing with developers, contractors, banks and EPC companies.

As a finance controller you will report directly to Deputy Director of Finance and take up on the responsibility to deal with cooperating banks, EPC, developers etc. You will be main point of contact in regards to accounts and tax regulations. As well as you will give advice in investment opportunities for investors, contractors and developers.

Main responsibilities:

  • expert knowledge of financial and accounting procedures 
  • Renewable energy legislation and renewable energy finance policies 
  • work alongside all stakeholders internal and external

Education:

MSC in accounting or related finance degree

Main skills:

  • prior financial control/finance manager experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in Renewable Energy market (preferably solar)
  • open to travel 
  • extinctive experience in Microsoft Office systems, Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint and must be familiar with SAGE system

Soft skills: 

  • German and English language needed 
  • any other European language a plus 
  • highly analytical 
  • demonstrate vision and strategic planning abilities 
  • put ideas into action 
  • excellent communication skills 
  • open to lead a team