Operations Controller

Impassioned by the goal of delivering high-performance products to both the professional athlete and the recreational cyclist, Cycling Sports Group encompasses several powerhouse Cycling brands, including Cannondale, GT, Charge, and Fabric. Cycling Sports Group is proud to present a truly unique and powerful portfolio of cycling brands to the market, continually striving to evolve through the very best products and service available today.

Oldenzaal, Netherlands

Cycling Sports Group

<p><strong>Big companies don&rsquo;t make great bikes. Great people do.</strong></p> <p>Here at Dorel Sports, we help people from all walks of life make the most of their bike ride by creating some of the most innovative, easy to enjoy, and best performing bicycle products across multiple brands.</p> <p>From Schwinn, to GT, Fabric and Cannondale we make cycling products for everyone &ndash; and as cycling develops and grows internationally, we&rsquo;re looking for more great people to join us. If you enjoy working with a challenging, inspiring and forward-thinking team of likeminded people, then we may just have something for you.</p> <p>Our offices are located in various cities across the world, health insurance and personal welfare are taken care of, and positivity is most definitely encouraged. If you love riding bikes as much as we do, then we&rsquo;re already off to a good start. Let&rsquo;s see what we can create together.</p> https://www.dorelsports.com/

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Overview: As Operations Controller you will be responsible for performing operations control activities for CSG Europe towards the Supply Chain. You will be reporting to the Finance Director and will be working closely together with the Supply Chain and Assembly Operations.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Responsible for annual budgeting and forecasting process supporting the Supply Chain and Assembly Operations.</li> <li>Set standards for production, labor and warehousing.</li> <li>Analyzing production results vs KPI&rsquo;s/targets and come up with recommendations for further improvements.</li> <li>Managing the inventory costing process throughout the model year of our products.</li> <li>Provide support to the Operations Team and Finance Director in making a &ldquo;make&rdquo; or &ldquo;buy&rdquo; decision of the products included in our product portfolio.</li> <li>Set standards for inbound and outbound freight activities including monitoring of actuals vs standards.</li> <li>Purchase price variance accounting and analysis including closely working together with Purchase for solving differences.</li> <li>Identifying, analyzing and communicating risks and opportunities to the Finance Director on a timely basis as well as ensuring any accounting/reporting issues are cleared up in a timely manner and strive for continuous improvement.</li> <li>Provide support in month-end closing procedures to ensure appropriate and accurate financial accounting and reporting including preparation of group reporting&rsquo;s regarding the topics described above.</li> <li>Follow internal controls and company policies as set by CSG and job function.</li> <li>Contribute to the success of CSG by leading or assisting with other projects and tasks as assigned continuously striving for improvement.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Essential Qualifications:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Master&rsquo;s degree in Finance or Accounting is required.</li> <li>3-5+ years&rsquo; experience in a finance, accounting or similar role.</li> <li>Experience in production environment.</li> <li>Must be fluent in Dutch and English (fluency in another European language is an advantage).</li> <li>Must have solid knowledge of software such as Microsoft Excel and ERP systems, preferably SAP.</li> <li>Must be extremely detail-oriented with strong organizational and problem-solving skills.</li> <li>Continuously striving for improvements.</li> <li>Strong customer centric focus.</li> <li>Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work across cultures and functions.</li> <li>Strong communication, presentation and relationship-building skills.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Beneficial Qualifications:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Prior experience working for a global brand and multi-national business.</li> <li>A passion for mountain and road bikes, actions sports, and/or outdoor lifestyle.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Physical Demands:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Working conditions are normal for an office environment.</li> <li>Must be able to sit for extended periods of time.</li> <li>Must be able to use a computer keyboard and view a monitor for extended periods of time.</li> </ul> <p>To learn more about Dorel Sport&rsquo;s privacy policy, please click here: https://www.dorelsports.com/eu-uk-job-applicant-privacy-policy/</p> <p>An applicant's personal information will be shared in accordance with our privacy policy; by applying for a position, you are accepting the terms of our policy.&nbsp;</p>