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Senior Controller

Requisition ID:  10631
Category:  Finance
Career level:  Specialist/Team leader
Contract type:  Permanent

Are you passionate about driving improvements to increase efficiency? Are you a team player who enjoys working in an international environment?


Then you could be our next


Senior Controller


SKF is the world leading supplier of products and solutions in the rolling bearing business. In addition, we are one of the leading players in seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance services, condition monitoring and training. The inherent skills and competence of our around 40 000 employees help us to fulfill our objective of creating more intelligent, sustainable and innovative customer solutions. SKF is a truly global company with presence in more than 130 countries, serving an extensive range of industries and customers worldwide.


SKF are establishing a Finance Shared service center organization supporting all SKF units globally. We have an exciting future ahead of us towards a clear Finance strategy road map. Finance will have a powerful role related to a lean, efficient and digital environment, and we are aiming to be in the frontline of next generation Business Finance.


The Finance Function at SKF in Poland includes Accounting & Reporting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Controlling, Internal Control and Finance Processes.


Your day-to-day work:

  • Ensure that the organization receives accurate analysis of financial information needed for strategic decisions
  • Business case analysis to identify cost drivers and financial impact of operational decisions
  • Monthly closing, follow-up and analysis, participation in management meetings and provide business support
  • Standard Cost Calculation, Business Plan and Forecast
  • Monitor Key Performance Indicators and drive activities to improve efficiency and reduce waste

We expect you to have

  • University degree in finance and/or business administration
  • At least 5 years of experience in operational controlling, preferably within manufacturing
  • Sound knowledge of SAP CO and FI
  • Very good in German and English, both written and spoken is a requirement.
  • Analytic skills
  • Very good knowledge of Excel

You will enjoy working here if you:


Feel comfortable challenging status quo and taking an active role in management meetings. You have excellent communication skills and you feel comfortable to interact with high level executives. You see problem solving as an opportunity for development and you have been acknowledged for your out of the box thinking. As a team player you enjoy working in an openminded environment where you together with others focus on solutions rather than problems.


We offer:  
• A stimulating and challenging job in an international environment

• Opportunity to be part of an experienced and open-minded team

• Contribute to a continuous development of the business controller role 

• Get an in-depth knowledge of processes within SKF globally


Additional information for you

Location: Poznan, Poland. Local contract in SKF Polska


For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Monika Gertig, Recruitment Specialist at SKF Group Recruitment Center,



Are you interested?
…and meet the above requirements, please submit your application with CV in English

About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees ca 45,000.