Goldschmidt Holding

Italy, Milan area

We are looking for a full-time employee for our subsidiary Thermit Italiana located in Milan area as:

Finance Director (m/f/d)


  • Head the accounting & controlling team, continuously improve accounting, controlling and administration
  • Guarantee timely and accurate statutory financial reporting, tax declarations and month-end / year-end closing processes in both Italian as well as German GAAP
  • Ensure monthly financial reporting to the German Management Holding, including preparation of budgets, forecasts and all reports as required
  • Support the local Managing Director to further develop the company's operational and financial performance
  • Manage and optimize cost accounting and controlling structures, cost calculations for products and services based on in-depth financial analyses
  • Full administrational handling and management of commercial contracts, insurances, lease agreements etc.
  • Assure local IT management / interface to Group IT department


  • Flexible work arrangements, e.g. through trust-based working hours
  • Individual training and coaching
  • Modern work equipment


  • University degree in accounting, finance & controlling, commerce or business administration
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in accounting, controlling and finance in industrial / manufacturing organizations and in working with international corporate group management structures preferred
  • Accounting & Controlling expert with administrational and commercial competences (treasury, contract management, insurances etc.) with proven leadership abilities
  • Used to month-end / year-end closing processes in both Italian as well as an international GAAP
  • Experienced in the optimization of controlling structures, cost calculations etc.
  • Strong ERP experience is a must (Microsoft Navision / Microsoft Dynamics 365 BC preferred)
  • Strong Italian and English language skills required, German language skills as an advantage
  • Analytical skills, conceptual and structured thinking combined with pragmatic hands-on mentality

We look forward to receiving your application, preferably by e-mail. Please let us know your possible starting date and your remuneration expectations.


Elke Büchner
Human Resources
Hugo-Licht-Str. 3
04105 Leipzig

+49 341 355918-0