Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a financial controller to join our passionate team in Braunschweig.
In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in building one of the first large scale European battery factories. You will have the opportunity to be part of building a competent and dependable finance team, capable of scaling Northvolt's operations in Germany and beyond. Given the timing of you joining Northvolt and the early stage in which the company is in currently, you will be given a unique opportunity to have great impact in the development of a new company and industry in Germany.
Are you used to managing accounting operations and maintenance of the General Ledger? Do you have a successful track record of coordinating and directing the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts and report variances? Is preparing and publishing timely monthly financial statements and ensuring compliance with generally accepted accounting standards something you think is fun? Are you up for Northvolt's mission to enable the future of energy?
We are looking for an experienced financial controller to undertake all aspects of financial accounting, including corporate accounting, statutory/regulatory and financial reporting including consolidation. You will also work closely with the finance team in Stockholm to produce and develop management reporting required by the business to help drive business performance.
You will work with the business controllers and coordinate the budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures.
The financial controllers responsibilities will also include certain elements of financial risk management.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
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Full time employment, fixed salary.
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.
We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå and Northvolt Zwei in Germany.
The Northvolt–Volkswagen Group joint venture is establishing a gigafactory in Salzgitter, Germany. Northvolt Zwei takes its design from the Northvolt blueprint for battery manufacturing developed for Northvolt Ett. Start of construction is planned for 2021 and start of operations beginning of 2024. Initial annual output will be at least 16 GWh.