Business Analyst Specialty Coatings Aerospace Euro,

Netherlands, South Holland, Sassenheim

Business unit: Speciality Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is 's werelds grootste verf- en coatingsonderneming en een vooraanstaand producent van specialistische chemicaliën. We zijn toonaangevend in diverse markten en hebben merken in landen over de hele wereld. We zijn actief in een aantal belangrijke marktsegmenten, van bouw en infrastructuur tot en met transport, industriële- en consumptiegoederen. Daarnaast zijn we marktleider in de sector duurzaamheid en nummer één op de bekende Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In de praktijk betekent dit dat onze duurzame oplossingen deel uitmaken van je dagelijkse leven, en dat van vrienden en familie; ze zijn de onderscheidende factor waardoor jij kunt doen wat gedaan moet worden.


  Contributes to the execution of sales -, expense - and profitability targets established by the SMU within the allocated region or sub-region by conducting financial studies targeted at improvement of operational and financial effectiveness of the allocated business operations.

- Extracts financial data from various ERP systems (including accounting - and information systems) and performs financial analyses of business figures.
- Assembles, manipulates and/or formats data reports with the use of advanced software applications.
- Interprets financial data to determine past performance and/or to project the financial probability.
- Determines costs of business operations.
- Recommends budget or latest view adjustments as well as other cost improvement measures.
- Performs cost benefit analysis related to business or site projects and/or programs and assists in development of business proposals.
- Develops financial reports for forecasting, trending and results analysis.
- Records, classifies and summarizes financial transactions / events in accordance with valid accounting principles.
- Interprets financial transactions / events for the ones who must make economic or business decisions.
- Assists in development of budgets or latest view.
- Collects and compiles budget / latest view data, completes budget / latest view status reports and analyzes budget patterns as well as projects expenditures.
- Assists in development and maintenance of budget monitoring systems.
- Provides information on and answers questions relating to budget / latest view procedures.
- Identifies budget issues, provides alternative solutions and helps in the resolution of problems.
- Supports business improvement projects (e.g. OWC) and/or possible post-evaluations reviews.
- Be familiar with all the applicable corporate as well as site policies/procedures with regard to personal conduct and HSE standards and acting in compliance with all applicable regulations.

Vacancy data


Job characteristics

Closing date

October 03, 2016

Vacancy number







South Holland



Business unit

Speciality Coatings

Sub business unit

Speciality Coatings_South&East Europe

Job family


Hierarchy level


Full time/part time


Contract type

Onbepaalde tijd

Job requirements/Candidate profile

Masters in Business / Economics and 2 years work experience
Excellent ICT skills (Excel, SAP)
Solution-driven, pro-active approach
Good communication skills both verbal and in writing (e.g. informing, explaining, persuading)
Intercultural sensitive
Team player
Fluent in English

Application details
For further information, please contact Jan Kees Stout, Talent Resourcing Partner, +31 (0)88 0106789, option 2. Only online applications will be accepted, please go to, reference 160004HO, or use the apply link.

An employment screening may be part of the selection procedure.
Agency or sales calls are not appreciated.
Only EU passport holders may apply.