Description du poste

- The Director’s primary purpose is to run the JV according to the various Shareholders’

agreements to ensure service continuity, to fulfill internal cost while ensuring employee

and board satisfaction, without compromising on safety and security. Propose strategic

direction in order to fulfil internal, external and Shareholders requirements

- Ensure operations management, legal reporting, HR, Purchasing, IT, Administrative and

financial, compliance and processes and compliance with the terms and conditions

required in the relevant agreements (to an extent under the control of the management

team). Coordination with shareholders in an independent and neutral manner

- Support initiatives and targets of the JV

- This position will have a significant direct impact on the business and relationship

between the Shareholders

- Ensure best in class EHS standards application

- Ensure delivering all services according to the Service Level Agreements

- Evaluate, propose to the board and implement after validation the necessary investments in

equipment and infrastructure

- Ensure and/or develop key skills of the employees

- Ensure compliance with shareholders agreements

- Ensure appropriate processes and systems in place to efficiently run the JV as required in the

various shareholders’ agreements

- Ensure relationship with the shareholders and the local communities

- Be a key Stakeholder toward JV board and Shareholder

- Responsibility and coordination of all internal and external partners

- Ensure appropriate processes and systems in place to efficiently run the JV as required in the

various Shareholders’ agreements

- Responsibility of capital projects in all matters (financial, deadlines, safety etc.)

- Prepare financial statements and budgets for board approval, explain variances versus actuals,

invoice Shareholders, manage cash/financing, strictly respect costs/cash allocation mechanism

agreed between the Shareholders

- Lead Audit and Review requested by the Shareholders

- Responsibility for regular monitoring meeting and controlling of

current projects

- Monitoring EHS and Environmental process and managing

related issues

- Management/Maintenance of Policies

- Finance/Accounting, DoA, HR, Service Levels etc.

- ERP Maintenance

- A/P; A/R

- Opex Allocation

- Capex Allocation

- Treasury - Financing, WC management, Bank Accounts

- Tax - VAT

- Month-end/Year-end Close - Shareholders (management


- Month-end/Year-end Close - VAT & Statutory Reporting

- Audit & Review Rights

- Maintenance of Finance/Accounting Policies

- Insurance

- Supplier Relationships

- PO & Contract Management

Profil souhaité

- MS Office proficiency
- The ideal candidate has strong leadership, strong rigor and diplomatic behavior skills.
- The candidate needs to have strong communication and presentation skills as he/she has to
interact with both Shareholders and JV personnel
- Ability to manage complexity and simplify/standardize outcomes.
-Flexible and with a proactive attitude. Meticulous, analytical and well organized; he takes ownership
of his duties
- The candidate is able to meet deadlines and make the necessary tradeoffs when challenged
- Strong business partner with influencing skills
Complexity (main challenges and difficulties the incumbent will face to):
- Apply and comply with the various Shareholders agreements
- Respect neutrality and independence toward Shareholders
- Requires strong communication and rigor/organization skills
- Bachelor or Master degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering or equivalent, MBA would be an
- Several years of experience in management of multi-skill employee in maintenance of complexe
infrastructure or a production facility or at least 8 years of team management, in an international
manufacturing company.
- Mother tongue: French or German, with good understanding of the second language.
- Fluent in English
- Good understanding of financial process & Management including ERP system (SAP)
- Experience in Switzerland
  • Type de contrat : 
  • Société: 
    SME Director
  • Lieu : 
    Sierre, Switzerland
  • Référence de l'offre : 
    SWS 00
  • Date de publication : 

Description de la société

Swiss corporation having its registered office in Sierre, Caton of Valais, being engaged, in particular, in the aluminum rolled plate and extrusions businesses and having casthouse operations in Steg and Chippis.

Postuler à l'offre : SWS 00