Commercial Controller,

Turkey, Turkey, Kocaeli,Dilovası

Business unit: DP Eastern & Southern Europe & Africa

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals.Calling on centuries of expertise, we supply industries and consumers worldwide with innovative products and sustainable technologies designed to meet the growing demands of our fast-changing planet. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we have approximately 47,000 people in around 80 countries, while our portfolio includes well-known brands such as Marshall, Sikkens, International, Interpon and Eka. Akzo Nobel Decorative Paints (Marshall Boya) in Turkey, is looking for a Commercial Controller, responsible from the Commercial Finance operations, reporting to Country Controller.


·         Timely delivery of reliable, business related financial reporting and management accounting information to Country Controller, related MT members and regional FP&A Manager, as a part of the planning & control cycle (management reviews, budgeting and reporting (M,Q,HY,Y) for above GM lines

·         Inputs to monthly, quarterly and year-end closing process for above GM lines

·         Analysis of actual versus budget/forecasted performances for above GM lines

·         Sales budgets and P/L forecasts (above GM, montly LVs, RF&BUD cycles)

·         Managing the Credit Control Process

·         Professional advice to both Brand Managers, Regional Sales Managers, on margin profitability, discount and rebates applications, price promotions (including finance approvals)

·         Management of full rebates operation including provisioning, reviewing, actual calculations and reconciliations.

·         Contribute to the development and maintenance of FP&A and Credit Management processes (Both in  operational and Technical-ERP way), based on own critical judgment and assessment and instructions from Country Controller

·         Responsible for conducting the bank relationships to contribute on customer financing & tooling to increase company sales volume and customer credibility quality.

·         Responsible for assurance of new Financial instructions, procedures and guidelines on FP&A and Credit Control Management cycles to relevant parties including business depatment heads.

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Closing date

December 31, 2016

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Business unit

DP Eastern & Southern Europe & Africa

Sub business unit

DP E&S Europe& Africa Turkey

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Full time/part time


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Job requirements/Candidate profile

·         8-10 years finance background

·         Business Administration, Economics , Engineering and other similar major degree (preferably MBA)

·         High Analytic skills,

·         High Business Partnering Focus

·         Eagerness on a long term career with working in different sub-functions in finance (rotations)

·         Excellent command of written and spoken English