IT Service Officer Finance

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Date: Jun 15, 2022

Location: Hlohovec, SK

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert ( is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.



Your role:

Change Request Handling

  • You capture, understand and summarize the functional change requirements of the users in a clear way. You can identify risks and manage trade-offs. Talk in business language towards business and IT language towards IT.
  • You test and validate the solutions and conduct user acceptance testing on request of design team
  • You are responsible for solution adoption by creating proper user documentation and by communicating and training towards all stakeholders.

Finance Business Partner for EMEA region

  • You will provide and build up the knowledge of the user community. This includes on-site visits, sharing best practices and standards.
  • You will monitor the efficient and adequate use of existing SAP functionalities to support finance operations and finance closing activities.
  • You can identify business process improvement needs and opportunities and translate those into proposals.

Deploy/roll-out IT projects

  • You can initiate efficiency improvement actions in order to avoid recurring problems, questions or uncertainties.
  • You will independently deliver a committed portfolio of FICO (Accounting and Controlling) roll out projects within the agreed constraints (time, budget, scope and Bekaert standards:
    • Deploying new functionalities and system changes
    • Training the user community
    • Assisting in the user acceptance testing
  • You will assist the design team in testing solutions


Your profile:

  • It is welcomed: You have 5 years of experience in working with SAP Finance and Controlling
  • You have a strong knowledge of finance and controlling business processes -> advanced user of Accounting or Controlling in SAP is welcomed
  • It is welcomed: You have experience in delivering projects that span multiple business and IT teams in a matrix/international organisation
  • You are familiar with structured project methodologies
  • You speak and write fluent English (any other language skill is a plus)
  • You work result-oriented, pro-active and self-starting
  • Translate business needs towards tech teams: finance knowledge is key expectation
  • You are willing to travel (max 20%) + keeping open communication with multiple countries/cultural backgrounds


We offer:

  • Basics salary from 1360 EUR monthly (basic salary could be higher, depending on candidates experience)
  • Variable pay (standard 15%)



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