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Financial Planning & Analysis Employee


Brussels, BE

Business Unit: 

What you will be doing

The RBM  FP&A  team is responsible for the full financial reporting and planning cycle of BU UBM & the connected BU BMR; globally as primary dimension and regionally for Europe and North- America as secondary dimension.  We are looking for an employee to reinforce the team.

  • You participate in  the consolidation of monthly results of affiliates into the  Business Unit result
  • You contribute to the  analysis of the monthly result  drivers  and variance factors in comparison with forecast, budget, prior month and prior year
  • You liaise with the accounting department & with group control for tasks they perform in the monthly closing.
  • You take part in the preparation,  consolidation and analysis  of the yearly multi-year budget exercise  & the quarterly forecast exercises.
  • For specific requests, you create and elaborate on financial reports for internal purposes in order to enable accurate and more detailed analysis and to assist in good decision-making by t management
  • You support the technical teams when it comes to testing new developments in the reporting tools
  • You perform a critical analysis of the established reports & make suggestions for reporting improvements.


Who we are looking for

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or in another closely related financial field
  • You have 3-5 years experience in accounting & financial analysis  & reporting.
  • You have an analytical mind; you are flexible, accurate and you can prioritize in accordance with the deadlines for financial closure
  • You work in an efficient and structured way and are result-oriented
  • You have sound knowledge of English, both spoken and written
  • You have sound knowledge of MS Office (Excel). Knowledge of SAP is a plus
  • You are willing to learn new things and to continuously improve yourself


What we offer

We aim to lead the way. Not just for our customers, but for our employees too. That is why we strive to create a collaborative environment in which we can all succeed, and a culture through which we can all share ideas, develop our expertise and advance our careers. We engage in building an inclusive work culture that offers equal opportunities for all employees irrespective of their diverse backgrounds. As you would expect from a world-leading organisation, we will also reward your contribution with a competitive salary and benefits. With all this and more, imagine what you could do?


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About Umicore

Reducing harmful vehicle emissions. Giving new life to used metals. Powering the cars of the future. As a global materials and technology group, we apply our specialist knowledge to offer materials and solutions that are essential to everyday life. We aim to be a clear world leader in materials for clean mobility and recycling and have turned our sustainability approach into an even greater competitive advantage. With ambitions like this, imagine what you could do?

About Rechargeable Battery Materials

We are all on the move. Umicore’s rechargeable battery materials give people autonomy and connectivity. We are a pioneer in battery materials that give added range and performance to electric vehicles. Our materials also ensure longer battery life for portable electronics. To enable our customers to produce even better performing batteries we cannot stand still. We need to find new ways to do things, discover new solutions and develop new ideas. Which is where you come in.


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