Runtech System is hiring a Plant Controller

Plant Controller

Location:Kotka, FI, 48600 FI Turku, FI, 20520
Req ID:  8836

About Us

Runtech Systems is a global provider of engineered systems tailored to the pulp and paper industries. Runtech works with customers to better understand and control their operational conditions to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Job Summary

As Plant Controller, you would perform all cost accounting and financial reporting functions for Runtech Operations and Sales, as part of the global Ingersoll Rand corporation. You would have experience in projects or manufacturing operations and commercial activities.

The position is based in one of Runtech Systems offices in Finland preferably Turku or Kotka, but with alternative to work mainly from home office. Position will report to finance business partner of Low Pressure group within Ingersoll Rand.


· Prepares financial statements, forecasts, and planning cycles on a weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis

· Responsible for all plant accounting including general ledger, cost accounting, fixed assets, inventory, receivables, payables, and internal control.

· Coordinates external accounting function

· Oversees and maintains appropriate internal controls, including SOX compliance routines and completing requests from internal and external auditors

· Responsible for maintaining and following project and product costing

· Supports Runtech finance business partner, general manager and other functional operations leaders to improve business results

· Performs business analytics, with the help of Tableau; helping the line staff understand their overall financial results and underlying profitability within their scope of the business’s financial results

· Supports special projects on as needed basis, especially regarding development of local ERP system.

Basic Qualifications

· Strong financial analysis, critical thinking and problem solving skills

· Strong interpersonal and communications skills

· Proven success in implementing process improvement and change management initiatives

· Capability to analyze and negotiate critical issues

· High personal integrity and ethics

· Motivation to continuously learn, adapt to changes and understand the business.

Travel & Work Arrangements/Requirements

Opportunity to work mainly remotely.

Key Competencies

· 5+ years finance/accounting experience, with strong business acumen and broad understanding of financial statements and accounting principles

· Experience with the accounting cycle, budgets and forecasting

· Strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly advanced Excel; experience of modern BI tools such as Tableau/Qlik; knowledge of financial systems such as Oracle R12 and Hyperion Planning preferred

· Ability to work independently and perform in a fast-paced environment

· Fluent in English and Finnish

What we offer

An opportunity to challenge yourself in an international business environment with good career opportunities. We take care of our employees’ wellbeing with, for example, extensive occupational health services, Smartum -wellness benefit, and local bicycle benefit. We also recognize our employees’ efforts with monetary incentives such as our Ownership Works -program and incentive plan. We also offer various learning opportunities throughout your career. We endorse a good work-life balance with flexible working time and the opportunity to work remotely.