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Date: Sep 20, 2023

Location: Jiangyin, CN

Company: Bekaert NV


Be part of something bigger!


As the world and the way people live is changing, at Bekaert we believe it’s our responsibility to contribute to finding new solutions for the future. Our ambition is to be the leading partner for shaping the way we live and move. And to always do this the Bekaert Way – safe, smart, and sustainable.

With a heritage of more than 140 years, we continue to strengthen our core competencies that have made Bekaert a global market and technology leader in material science of steel wire transformation and coating technologies. Today, we also apply our expertise beyond steel to create new solutions with innovative materials and services for markets including new mobility, low-carbon construction, and green energy.

As a dynamic and growing company with over 27,000 employees worldwide, 75 nationalities, a retention rate above 90% and almost € 7 billion in combined revenue in 2022, we're looking for someone like you to join our team!


Why join us?

  • Personal Growth – Let us help you unlock your full potential
  • Pioneering – Join us to challenge the impossible
  • Creativity - Discover possibilities beyond steel
  • Purpose – Drive progress for our planet and people
  • Diversity – Together, we create change



Purpose of the Job

  • Accountable for gathering input from business teams and writing usable requirements (or stories) for development teams
  • Accountable for UAT testing and validation of solution functionality
  • Accountable for deployment of solutions and solution adoption
  • Accountable for the delivery of the IT services supporting the finance business in the region of North Asia
  • Accountable for training
  • Accountable for identifying efficiency improvements 


Your Job

1. Delivery of Finance IT services in North Asia

  • You steer and follow up the IT services provided  by the third-party vendor such as change requests, incidents and service request resolution
  • 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

2. Finance Business Partner for North Asia

  • 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
  • You can initiate efficiency improvement actions in order to avoid recurring problems, questions or uncertainties

3. Deploy/roll-out IT projects in North Asia and other regions when applicable

  • You will independently deliver a committed portfolio of FICO roll out projects within the agreed constraints (time, budget, scope and Bekaert standards
  • You will take the lead in deploying new functionalities and system changes by optimally preparing the productive system, training the user community, assisting in the user acceptance testing and maintaining the required documentation and properly communicating the changes to the users
  • You will assist the design team in testing solutions


Your Profile

1. Skills

  • You have strong analytical skills and the ability to work autonomously
  • You are a strong team player, you get energy by getting things done and you have strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • You speak and write fluent English (any other language skill is a plus)
  • You work result-oriented, pro-active and self-starting
  • Ability to gather articulate and document business requirements, identify risks and manage trade-offs
  • Ability to facilitate communication between business and technical teams

2. Experience

  • You have 5 years of experience in working with SAP Finance and Controlling ( SAP ECC and/or SAP S4H)
  • You have a strong knowledge of finance and controlling business processes
  • You have experience in delivering projects that span multiple business and IT teams in a matrix/international organisation
  • You are familiar with structured project methodologie
  • Candidates with extended finance background and limited IT exposure can also be considered

3. Others

  • You are willing to travel (max 20%)


Will you dare to take the next step?


Join us to unlock your full potential AND have a true impact in pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

We're looking for individuals who are not afraid to take risks and explore new ideas. If you are passionate about personal growth and bringing your authentic self to work, we want you on our team!

At Bekaert, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

To learn more about us and our exciting career opportunities, visit Bekaert Careers 


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