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Head of GBS Finance Global Hub Hungary

Hydro Global Business Services (GBS) is an organizational area that operates as an internal service provider for the Hydro group. Its ultimate purpose is to deliver relevant IT, financial and HR business services to all business areas within the company.

Head of GBS Finance Global Hub Hungary reports to Head of GBS Finance and is part of GBS Finance Management Team. Key responsibility is to manage transactional accounting services out of Hungary working closely with GBS Finance Management Team to ensure world class competitive and compliant accounting services to our partners in business.


Main responsibilities:


  • Manage GBS Finance Global Hub Hungary delivering
    • transactional accounting services (accounts payable & receivable, payments, global business partner master data)
    • central record-to-report activities supporting GBS Finance Regional Hub Europe
    • credit risk management for Europe
  • Drive continuous process improvement striving for efficiency by simplification, standardisation and automation along our digital roadmap
  • Maintain close cooperation with GBS Finance Regional Hub Europe, GBS Finance Global Hub India and GBS Finance Global Process Owner teams to drive global process standardisation and ensure benchmark service delivery to business in Europe
  • Actively participate in rolling out Hydro’s Finance Target Operating Model for accounting




  • Minimum 10 years of experience of finance process management in international corporate environment with strong focus on process improvement
  • Finance and/or Accounting degree on MA or BA level
  • Experience in the manufacturing industry
  • Deep knowledge in Finance including accounting, management reporting, internal controls, continuous Improvement and business systems
  • Working experience with ERPs (preferably S/4HANA), knowledge of digitalization principles
  • Advanced level of Excel
  • Fluent level of English and Hungarian
  • Leadership experience in international matrix organizations
  • Proven people development skills
  • Demonstrated stakeholder and relationship management skills
  • Ability to work closely & effectively with GBS peers and process owners
  • Experience in ERP implementations (preferred)/change management projects and leading transition projects
  • Ability to think and plan strategically/globally when managing changes
  • Entrepreneurial Mindset, “can do” attitude

Apply before: 23/08/2020


Only applications received through our online system will be considered, not via e-mail.

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Székesfehérvár, HU

Department:  GBS Finance Global Hub - Hungary
Business Area:  Global Business Services(HGBS)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Hungary Kft
Job Type:  Permanent

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