Thermit Italiana

Italy, Milan

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

Head of Controlling and Accounting (m/f/d)


  • Head a small finance team of two persons, ensure proper accounting and timely and accurate tax declarations
  • Plan, organize and steer all cash and bank operations
  • Responsibility for controlling, processing, analysing and reporting financial data and performance indicators, preparing and monitoring financial budgets, forecasts and cash flow plans
  • Guarantee timely and accurate month-end/year-end closing processes and statutory financial reporting in both Italian as well as German GAAP
  • Ensure regular financial reporting to the German Management Holding
  • Support the local Managing Director in financial issues
  • Enhance the company's operational and financial performance by managing and optimizing cost accounting and controlling processes and cost calculations for products and services


  • Trust-based working hours
  • Performance- and success-based bonus agreement
  • Modern work equipment
  • International environment and motivated team


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

Are you looking for a challenge in an exciting, international environment and are you interested in working within an ambitious team? Then apply for the Goldschmidt team, preferably by e-mail. Please let us know your possible starting date and your remuneration expectations.


Elke B├╝chner
Human Resources
Hugo-Licht-Str. 3
04109 Leipzig

+49 341 355918-47