Interim Regional Finance Manager (Europe/Africa) (f/m/d) The Company Sector: Technical ceramics Location: Hessen and Remote Our customer is a medium-sized, leading manufacturer of technical ceramics and systems for the foundry industry, especially crucible products for use with all non-ferrous metals. Your Main Tasks Lead all financial planning and analysis for the region including forecasting, budgeting, and presentation of monthly financial results. Business partnering with the regional General Manager (Europe and Africa). Providing quality and insightful reporting and analysis to regional management. Using the Shared Service Team as support, take overall responsibility for the presentation of monthly financial results Identifying key drivers to performance demonstrating an ability to communicate these drivers clearly to key stakeholders. P&L accountability. Financial Controlling. Management and optimisation of working capital within the region. Ownership of the annual budgeting process for the region. Preparation and timely submission of local statutory reporting including taxation. Supporting investment proposals with high quality, reasoned financial analysis. Day to day management of a finance analyst and students based at site. Ownership of adhoc tasks as requested by the Finance Director. Your Profile Professional finance qualification or a degree in a relevant subject. Minimum 8-10 years’ experience in finance operations and FP&A. Self-starter, can-do attitude, high engagement levels. Advanced Excel modelling skills. ERP experience required, SAP is preferred. Business fluent German and English. Location: Hessen and remote Start: ASAP Duration: 3 to 6 months Scope: Full-time (5 days per week) Daily rate: Please state your all-in daily rate Contact We are looking forward to receiving your online application (English) including project list preferably with a cover letter to our consultant, Mr. Matthias Ludwig, stating your daily rate and your earliest possible availability. We will contact you as soon as possible.