Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 830 million, the company’s 5,700 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: kongsbergautomotive.com

Business Unit Controller Europe


Pruszkow, PL, 05-800

Country/Region:  PL


  • University Degree in Business Administration, Economics or equivalent education
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience from plant controlling or operations
  • Automotive experience a must
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • University degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Internal Auditing, Economics, Finance or equivalent
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), SAP and preferable Hyperion systems

Personal Skills 

  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Solid business and strategic understanding
  • Focus on delivering work of high quality
  • Ability to prioritize and to work under pressure
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and capacity to work effectively within a team


  • Identify key drivers to improve plant efficiency.
  • Support with global controlling tasks for P&C
  • Provide analysis of the financial reports on a monthly basis to identify areas where improvements are required in operational costs or where opportunities exist to increase GP.
  • Define and manage a set of KPI’s which can be used to support the VP Operations in identifying trends in operational performance, highlighting issues by site that need focus.
  • Proactively identify strategic issues and challenges for P&C Europe based on facts and analysis, propose actions for how to deal with them.
  • Participate in and/or lead special strategic initiatives as required.
  • Develop methodology for measuring progress of key actions vs plan.
  • Collaborate well with key functions like finance, purchasing, logistics & program management in the daily work.
  • Support the S&OP process by providing the analysis of changing customer demands and the effect of this on the rolling 18/24 month P&L forecasts.
  • Manage the Financial Analyst
  • Participate in P&C Operational meetings when relevant.
  • Participate in the annual budgeting processes and support in quality assurance of the forecasts.

About the position

In this role, the incumbent will be given the opportunity to support the VP Finance and the wider EU team with analysis that provides a deep understanding of strategic issues for the Business units’ needs in Europe. Propose actions that enable P&C management team to make best possible strategic decisions. Support on execution of strategy. Work closely and constructively with VP Finance, VP Operations, VP Purchasing & Logistics Manager.

What we offer

  • Fast paced global environment with wide opportunities.
  • Possibility to influence and make a difference in many aspects of the job.
  • Hybrid work mode.
  • Set of benefits (like for example: medical care, sport card).

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  Controller
Application Id:  3145
Posting date::  May 15, 2023