Business Controller, Environmental and AgriFood

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Date: May 19, 2024

Location: Houston, Texas, US

Company: Bureau Veritas


Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.

City: [[Houston]] 

State: [[Texas]]

Business Controller, Environmental and AgriFood

Financial Planning and Analysis:

· Manage the regional financial planning and budgeting processes, annual operating plans, and forecasts.

· Conduct variance analysis to identify trends, risks, and opportunities, and provide insights and recommendations to optimize performance and achieve financial targets.

· Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment between financial goals and operational strategies.


Financial Reporting and Control:

· Prepare accurate and timely management reports, highlighting key company KPIs, trends, and areas for improvement.

· Maintain and follow all internal controls, ensuring compliance with accounting policies.

· Conduct periodic financial reviews to identify areas of risk and implement corrective actions as necessary.


Business Partnership and Decision Support:

· Act as a trusted advisor to the region's leadership team, providing financial insights, analysis, and recommendations to drive business growth and profitability.

· Collaborate with stakeholders across departments to evaluate investment opportunities, new business initiatives, and strategic projects, providing financial modeling and cost-benefit analysis.


Process Improvement and Efficiency:

· Identify opportunities to streamline financial processes and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of financial operations within the region.

· Drive continuous improvement initiatives, leveraging technology and automation tools to enhance financial reporting, analysis, and forecasting capabilities.

· Develop and implement standardized financial policies, procedures, and guidelines across the region.


Team Leadership and Development:

· Lead a team of finance professionals, providing guidance, mentoring, and performance feedback.

· Foster a culture of collaboration, accountability, and continuous learning within the team.

· Identify training and development needs and provide opportunities for professional growth and skill enhancement.



Bachelor's degree required, with a concentration in one of the following disciplines: Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, or related field

Active CPA License

MBA or other graduate degree in Finance related field, preferred

8+ years in a finance role, of which at least 4 years as Business Controller

Demonstrated success in financial modeling and analysis

Experience with financial planning and analysis functions, including annual budget, capital budgeting

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