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Tuesday, May 16, 2023
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* Germany

Why Work at Lenovo

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The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Finance Business Partner

About Lenovo

We are Lenovo! 
Currently the number one PC vendor worldwide, we continue to be the fastest-growing company in our respective fields. We’re a leader in genuine innovation, dreaming up – and building – the technology and services that enable and inspire progress around the world.

We are dedicated to fostering an environment that encourages entrepreneurism and ownership - a workplace where your talents can be challenged, and your efforts recognized and rewarded. We’re the progressive thinkers, creative doers, and endless tinkerers who will always challenge the traditional and who know true groundbreakers never stand still. No matter what team you’re a part of, joining us you can create real impact.

Job Description

Are you an expert in finance and business partnering?

Can you help us with forecasting & calculations? Do you know how to control the budget?

In this role, you will be the primary Finance contact for 3 key regions within the Motorola Western Europe business. You will directly support our mobile phone business reporting to the Europe CFO. As part of the European finance team, you will lead on specific financial matters and be responsible for all financial management aspects of the region’s operation. As the representative of the Europe Finance team, you will be a key member of the country leadership teams work closely with both the local regional business and the wider Europe finance team to ensure best practices.

These are your detailed responsibilities:

  • Partnering with the business on all elements of financial performance and strategy, country leader support
  • Business case and pricing support
  • Weekly business tracking and support
  • Forecast preparation & budget process support
  • Monthly closing activities
  • Accounts Payable & Treasury team support
  • Management and control of discounts and marketing funds
  • Internal and external auditor focal point for country audits
  • Business process improvement and simplification
  • Establishing and maintaining appropriate internal control safeguards
  • Liaising with fiscal and tax consultants, Lenovo tax and accounting teams

What you’ll bring/ Position Requirements:

  • University degree in finance/accounting or an equivalent subject as well as an accounting professional qualification
  • 3 - 5 years of experience in a finance or accounting position and be comfortable using accounting ledger and reporting packages
  • Regional languages are a bonus but not necessary
  • Some experience working independently or within an international team will be beneficial

Key Skills needed:

• Ability to drive process change

• Ability to deliver credible analysis and insight into the results

• Excellent planning and forecasting skills

• Ability to influence, challenge and support both financial and non-financial managers

• Ability to prioritize workload, meeting tight deadlines

• Excellent commercial acumen and attention to detail

• Resilient approach to problem-solving

• Versatile communication style, ability to presentation data to all levels in the organization making it relevant and suitable to the audience

What Lenovo offers

  • An open and lively work environment within one of the most forward-thinking IT companies
  • Nonhierarchical organization and fast decision-making processes
  • A modern and flexible way of working to combine personal and professional life, working from home facilities
  • Personal development
  • Being part of an international team with a high focus on diversity and inclusion
  • Attractive employment conditions and social benefits
  • …and a lot of fun: We like to celebrate our success!

    We are looking forward to hearing from you to discuss this great opportunity in Lenovo!

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    At Lenovo we are proud to be an equal opportunity company. This vacancy certainly applies for people with disabilities, too.

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Additional Locations
* Germany
* Germany