Vietnam Operation Finance BP

Apply now »

Date: Feb 9, 2024

Location: Quang Ngai Province, VN

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




Business Partnering

▪ Work closely together (leading, supporting & challenging) with other functions to optimize the operational performance of the plant & contribute to the value creation of the BU

▪ Provide updates on the Plant’s performance highlighting risks and opportunities and supporting fact-based and agile decision making.

▪ Ensure reliable financial information, timeliness, accuracy, completeness of plant level financial data (Capex, Cost Center, Internal Orders)                                                                

Standard Costing

▪ Manage plant standard product costs to allow for reliable margin reporting and correct inventory valuation.

▪ Ensure completeness, correctness and consistency of standard cost related master data in financial systems/SAP

▪ Make sure standard cost can be well used in the business decision making.                                                                  

Cost and Working Capital Management

▪ Identify and define cost drivers, cost avoidance, savings opportunities

▪ Plan, track and control costs vs budget, review movements with owners

▪ Optimize Working Capital (with focus on inventory management).                                                                 

Budgeting and Forecasting

▪ Co-ordinate necessary data to prepare X+1 and X+5 financial plans;

▪ Manage quarterly estimates (12 months financial forecast) and required mid-month forecasts, discuss variances;

▪ Challenge, drive the key drivers improvement along the financial planning process together with related functions.                                                             

Capital Expenditure

▪ Manage capital acquisition requests, evaluate investment requests

▪ Participate in plant level investment case reviews to ensure costs are accurately identified, capitalised and depreciated

▪ Project capex follow-up  with the plant team and ensure no budget overrun, provide timely updates and review capex with project team    


Education and experience requirement
• Bachelor degree or above (master as a plus), finance or business relevant background;                                                                                                                                                                              • 2-3 years of working experience with manufacturing set-up (MNC experience is preferred) with ambition to grow as a local management team member
• Strong business acumen;
• Strong motivation & learning capability;
• Strong logical, analytical & statistical skills;
• Excellent interpersonal skills;
• Ability to interpret financial KPIs & impacts to management team and various non-finance functions across the organization;
• Dare to take constructive conflicts, proper communication;
• Fluent in financial professional English (oral/written, comprehension speaking), review with BU or top management team;
• Proficient knowledge of MS software, PowerBi or equivalent skill, good presentations skills;
• Professional in SAP experience


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

Job Segment: Environmental Engineering, Materials Science, Sustainability, Financial, SAP, Engineering, Science, Energy, Finance, Technology

Apply now »