Site Controller, Chengdu,

China, Sichuan, Chengdu

Business unit: Finance Functions

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


- Designs, implements and secures the adherence to the authorization levels / financial procedures within the site.
- Monitors the adherence to the Business Principles and corporate Code of Conduct within all the units functioning on the site.
- Monitors the compliance to all binding internal and external legal regulations as well as initiates the necessary corrective actions.
- Maintains the operational forecasting and budgeting processes within the site.
- Implements the necessary financial tools, procedures and infrastructure supporting the execution of the financial objectives of the site.
- Implements the management control system for measurement of the KPI’s of the site.
- Controls all the financials associated with the site and recommends corrective management measures targeted at securing the overall performance of the site.
- Presents the results of the site to Site Management and pinpoints gaps in relation to budget  budget and latest view.
- Prepares the business proposals / investment requests submitted for the approval by the (Regional) SMU Management Team.
- Explains financial data to the internal/external auditors visiting the site.
- 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.

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Closing date

December 31, 2099

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Finance Functions

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Job requirements/Candidate profile

- Bachelor degree with major in accounting, financial analysis or other related field.
- Good command of English, both oral and written.
- At least 8 years working experience in chemical or manufacturing industry, 3+ years in management position.
- Strong team player, good communication, influencing and persuasive skills.
- Strong willed, determined and a self-starter comfortable working without close supervision