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Finance Application Controller

26/04/2018Schiphol, Noord Holland, NL

About the Job

The SAP BPC application controller will directly report to the Accounting & Reporting Manager (Finance) and the role will be responsible for ensuring a high-quality level of financial reporting you service two divisions at the same time: Early Life Nutrition and Advance Medical Nutrition. He/she has knowledge of both the business and the technical side of reporting processes and he/she is able to gather the business requirements, translate those into technical solutions and design/ build the applicable schedules in SAP BPC. SAP BPC is used for consolidated financial reporting for both monthly actuals and the rolling forecast cycle. SAP BPC is highly customized to our specific needs and also hosts numerous of additional financial reporting like strategic plan, capital expenditures, tax proof, sales by product groups & brands, customer & channels

In this role you are mainly exposed to multiple internal stakeholders: all functions of the central finance teams, local and Paris IT/IS, worldwide individual BPC users and external our service provider. You will be the point of expertise towards countries for SAP BPC driving efficiencies & improvements to the system.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Incident management - Assist countries with their technical reporting issues;
  • Developments -Support the evolution of the reporting tool SAP BPC;
  • Menu changes, build & maintain Interface files;
  • Monthly maintenance work on schedules, structures, creation of new entities, categories and rates;
  • Maintain or create blocking controls or validations;
  • Support technical upgrades & BI tools implementations;
  • Resolve overall system issues like performance & speed related to the application.

Back-up for technical issues related to clients & server:

  • Execute whenever necessary the escalation procedure for server & application issues.

    You drive the resolving of topics like server restart and memory issues, these need to be resolved in close cooperation with DAN’IS & IBM datacenter

  • Creation of users and access rights; support users with connectivity issues.

About Us

At Danone, we are dedicated to achieving health through food. And not only that; we want our mission to benefit people of every age, in every social and cultural environment and in every part of the world - as many people as possible.

Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition is part of Danone. Our division offers a wide range of specialized nutrition products and services for the healthcare sector. We develop science-based, innovative nutrition to address the needs of patients for whom a normal diet is insufficient or unsuitable.

Danone Place Schiphol (DPS) is the global head office of our baby and medical divisions. These two divisions are the fastest growing divisions within Danone. At this office, the global strategies are rolled out to the rest of the world.

What’s in it for you?

At Danone we offer a complete package of benefits, with a competitive primary and yearly bonus, but also benefits like a premium free pension, 30 days annual leave and several discounts on a collective health insurance and even on some of our products.

But more importantly – many opportunities for next steps in the function.

What’s next?

Hit the “apply” button.

Need more information? Please contact me Giorgia Calabria, Talent Manager Benelux,

Giorgia Calabria