6/16/2022 12:37:55 PM 9000 Flanders

Chief Financial Officer

  • Anoniem bedrijf
  • Close to 9000
  • Industry and Manufacturing
  • Indefinite period
  • Permanent contract
  • Fulltime
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Our client is a manufacturer with headquarters in Flanders. To strengthen their team is looking for a Chief Financial Officer.


  • As CFO, you are part of the leadership team whom you will closely work together and who you will advise on key financial matters that impact the business on a short- and long-term period. Your contribution and added value are significant in the realisation of the organisation’s objectives.
  • You will develop the reporting of the future to optimize analysis and proactive decision making. You will thus develop and optimise financial and operational reporting tools, dashboards and KPIs.
  • You will further improve and implement cost controlling based on parameters, such as material cost, labor cost… to optimise the cost structure of products, projects, operative units and cost centers.
  • You will be responsible for consolidation of the financial results across different countries, for which you work closely together with the local Finance and Controlling Managers in the different companies.
  • You will analyse and advise on different investment proposals for the different plants and departments.
  • Above all, you will build, guide, coordinate and motivate your team: the local Finance and Controlling Managers, who report directly to you.
  • You have a solid understanding and experience in cost calculation methods and how they can contribute to have a solid and fine grained analysis on profitability of our business.
  • You report directly to the CEO.


  • You have a master’s degree and a proven track record in operational and financial controlling, preferably in an international multi-plant B-to-B environment with manufacturing and assembly units.
  • You are passionate about people management. You are able to build your team and to coach people to the next level.
  • You are a critical challenger and a real added value to the business and the longer-term strategy for the company. You think along with the CEO and the management team. You are a team player.
  • You have solid expertise in management reporting tools, and you are able to translate numbers into key business advice and as such you are an added value to the company.
  • You have affinity with IT and a good understanding of and willingness to work with ERP systems.
  • You have an accurate and thorough work style and are able to handle problems in a structured manner.
  • You are an assertive doer who enjoys developing structures and systems.
  • You have an international mindset and are willing to work abroad.
  • You speak fluently Dutch and English.


  • A challenging position in an family owned company based on entrepreneurship, trust and with technology as a red thread.
  • The opportunity to further develop a new position in a stable, growing, professional organization with realistic ambitions and clear objectives providing a challenging and stimulating environment.
  • A long-term commitment, with a professional salary package in line with your experience and competencies.
  • A dynamic team and a no-nonsense atmosphere.


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Sofie Morel

+32 492 89 76 12

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