5/19/2023 8:53:24 AM 8020 West Flanders

Chief Financial Officer

  • BMT Aerospace
  • 8020 West Flanders
  • Industry and Manufacturing
  • Indefinite period
  • Permanent contract
  • Fulltime
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BMT Aerospace (HQ Oostkamp), part of the familial and industrial holding BMT Group, specialises in development and production of precision gears, transmissions and actuators for the aerospace industry. The company offers services in R&D, design engineering, precision machining, heat treatments, surface enhancements and lab testing. BMT Aerospace is globally active in 4 plants: USA (2 plants), Romania and Belgium, and has an impressive portfolio of clients such as Boeing, Airbus, Rolls-Royce, GE, Pratt & Whitney, Embraer, Sukhoi and Bombardier. With a total of over 550 employees, the division realises a turnover of 90M$ and focuses firmly on international growth. In order to realise this growth, we are looking for a (m/f)

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People manager with strategic focus and an international mindset


  • As CFO for BMT Aerospace, you are part of the Core Leadership Team (CLT) with 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 are responsible for consolidation of the financial results across different countries, for which you work closely together with the local finance teams in the different companies (US, Romania, Belgium).
  • Above all, your focus is on building, guiding, coordinating and motivating your international of finance professionals, who report dotted lines to you.
  • You analyse and advise on different investment proposals for the different plants and departments.
  • You take the lead in creating the reporting process of the future. You will thus develop and optimise financial and operational reporting tools, dashboards and KPIs.
  • You further improve and implement cost controlling based on parameters, such as material cost, labor cost, machine cost, etc. in order to optimise the cost structure of products, projects, operative units and cost centers.
  • You report directly to the CEO.


  • You have a master’s degree and a proven track record as financially responsible in a complex industrial and international context.
  • You like to work in a matrix structure and are able to communicate professionally with all relevant stakeholders.
  • 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, mainly in the US and Romania (ca. 25%).
  • You speak fluently Dutch and English.


  • 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.


Please call Ine Callens on +32 9 242 54 05. Your response will be dealt with promptly and confidentially.


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