WE'RE LOOKING FOR
CFO, ES Projects
Regular / Permanent
4636 Somerton Road
Trevose, PENNSYLVANIA, 19053-6742
Who we are?
With 90,000 people on five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. We provide water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries optimize their resource management and strengthen their environmental and economic performances.
SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions looks for innovation everywhere. For more than 100 years, SUEZ has been at the forefront of innovation, from the SUEZ Canal to addressing water scarcity. Finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now. Join us today and become an essential part of the Resource Revolution!
Who are we looking for?
Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Finance.
8+ years of finance experience.
Experience in building and leading a diversified team of professionals
Strong customer orientation and ability to coach, mentor and develop team members
Change agent, proven success leading through change
Experience in MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Master of Business Administration Preferred
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to anticipate, identify, and resolve complex financial issues
Extensive knowledge of Suez business operations
Strong oral and written communication skills
Established analytical and project management ability
What will you be doing?
As CFO of the ES
you will be in charge of monitoring the activities of the entire perimeter. This perimeter includes activities managed in all the regions
This position will directly report to the SWTS ES CFO.
The main objective of the position is to manage the financial performance of the different business lines by :
Managing the forecasting, budgeting and medium term plan process
Managing the monthly closing process in coordination with controllership and consolidation
Reviewing the significant projects and financial commitments
Ensuring and optimized cash position : cash collection, inventory level, Capex spending
Understanding the full profitability of the business from the top line to the net profit, with a specific focus on Revenue, EBITDA, fully loaded (SG&A) EBIT and financial and tax charges (direct, indirect and local), for your perimeter. Specific focus will be expected on the development and follow up of leading and lagging operational KPI's to explain the profitability
Managing the cost of the transversal functions under you perimeter; not only typical SG&A but also logistics. This will be done in close cooperation with the different functions leader within WTS
Ensuring full accountability of statutory and tax accounts for the entities in your perimeter
You will be partnering with the regional leadership teams to drive commercial intensity, including development and execution of growth strategies, metrics accountability and operating rhythms to grow the sale pipeline. You will evaluate sales proposals for new contract or renewed contracts, support negotiation for critical commercial deals. These reviews will cover the top line but also the profitability and cash generation of the contracts.
You will be driving the competitiveness of the BU by collaborating with different functions to champion margin expansion, including - inflation/deflation management, price evolution, product cost out and manufacturing, logistics and labor productivity.
You will be supported by the regional CFO's together with an FP&A manager. You will work in close cooperation with the central FP&A, accounting, treasury and tax departments to ensure compliance and contribute to the efficiency of these functions. Some of these functions being operated internally or outsourced (transactional finance, statutory accounting and taxes).
A specific focus will be requested on internal control compliance, transfer pricing, legal and tax restructuring, together with the cash management of your operations from credit rating to cash collection. You will be requested as well to propose an optimal capital structure for the business with the adequate level of investments (maintenance and development Capex)
Being part of a global finance team you will be requested to participate or lead some transversal projects or support major initiatives, sometimes outside of your direct perimeter.
You will be leading a team of finance professional that you will energize, develop and contribute to build a pipeline of talents while collaborating with the finance colleagues and supporting the business.
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SUEZ's Water Technologies and Solutions (SWTS) offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.
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