full-time position | Munich office (Germany)

Global Head of Finance

The IPS-Global Group is a rapidly growing, international software systems company with headquarters in Pullach (Munich), Germany. We specialize in Enterprise Asset Management (EAM), Asset Performance Management (APM), Protection & IED, Network Model Management (NMM) software and analytics. IPS®SYSTEMS offers outstanding and innovative solutions for the Global Energy Industry and other industry sectors.

IPS was first mentioned in the Gartner report in 2018. A year later was recognized in the Gartner Magic Quadrant report for EAM as the best-performing niche player and Asset Performance Management among the best-of-breed solutions. We work with many other companies and corporations, such as Megger, CGI, Atos, Accenture, Wipro, etc.

Do you want to contribute to the digital future? The IPS-Global Group is looking for an expert

Your responsibilities

  • Directing consolidated financial planning and strategy for the entire IPS-Global Group
  • Be responsible for the implementation team for Optimization and usage of the ERP System in the responsibility area of Finance
  • Analyzing and reporting on consolidated financial performance
  • Overseeing audit and tax functions
  • Developing and implementing accounting policies
  • Preparing forecasts and comprehensive budgets
  • Assessing, managing, and minimizing risk
  • Evaluate and decide on investments
  • Supervise the global financial support team & Accounting Specialists
  • Allocate resources and manage cash flows
  • Supervise and ensure all tax & accounting activities and internal and external audits comply with financial regulations
  • Implement, manage and perform worldwide consolidation of all IPS-Group companies
  • Consult board members about funding options
  • Recommend cost-reducing solutions
  • Manage profit optimization
  • Analyze complex financial data
  • Reduce risk of currency fluctuations; Manage currency hedging options

This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious specialist in this field to join a successful, world-wide operating group who offers excellent salary, employment conditions and international career path.

Your Energy

  • Proven work experience as a Head of Finance, Director of Finance, or similar leadership role in an international environment
  • In-depth understanding of cash flow management, bank reconciliation, and international bookkeeping
  • Hands-on experience with budgeting and risk management
  • Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting models
  • Knowledge of accounting software
  • Solid analytical and decision-making skills
  • Fluency in English and German
  • Self-starter and independent achiever
  • BSc/BA in Accounting, Finance, or a relevant field
  • MSc/MBA or relevant certification (e.g. CFA/CPA) is a plus
  • Experience with Oracle NetSuite is a plus

What we offer

  • An interesting and varied position in an internationally active company, where you will have the opportunity to be involved in projects worldwide.
  • Culture of trust, teamwork, empowerment, and constructive feedback
  • Possibility for further career advancement in a successful growing company
  • Your development – our commitment: career opportunities based on each individual profile and supporting each employee to achieve their professional and career goals

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Does this sound like you? Next step ➔ Apply!

Apply for this position with your motivation letter and updated CV in English, indicating your desired salary and possible start date. We will be in touch to tell you more about the role and discuss your application in detail.