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Country:  United States

Springfield, OH, United States

Location details:  Solon, OH
Employment type:  Undefined term
Workplace Type:  Hybrid

Assistant Brand Controller - Springfield, OH

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.





Job Location- Solon,OH and Springfield ,OH


What we offer:


Benefits: Medical Plan (You can reduce your deductible by participating in our Wellness Program for 2024. Employees will then have the option to potentially get their medical benefits at no cost in 2025. Ask us for details!) Dental, Vision, 401k plan with a match from day one, profit sharing, identity theft protection, accident insurance, travel insurance and so much more!


Vacation: 2 weeks of vacation per year (pro-rated for the first year depending on start date). 5-12 years of service, 3 weeks. 13+ years of service, 4 weeks.


Sick Leave: 5 days of Sick Leave per year. Pro-rated the first year after 90 days of service


Holidays: 10 paid holidays per year




We are seeking a reliable, detail-oriented Assistant Controller with strong analytical and organization skills to support the preparation of financial reporting that adhere to business accounting guidelines. Working under the guidance of a controller, you will play a crucial role in communicating results while assisting in the establishment of effective control systems. 

To excel in this role, you must possess a strong understanding of accounting principles. As an organized professional with keen attention to detail, you should be dependable and capable of working independently and collaboratively. 

Your primary objective will be to ensure that the company’s accounting and financial processes meet established standards, promoting accurate business financial reporting and effective control. Reporting to a business controller, you will be an integral part of the finance team. 

Join us in this rewarding opportunity to contribute to the financial integrity and success of our organization. 




  • Preparing, analyzing, and publishing timely accounting reports for commissions, sales, orders, orderbook and other ad hoc reports 

  • Support month-end and year-end close processes and adhering to strict closing schedule  

  • Ensure quality control over financial reporting and internal reports  

  • Test and document processes and compliance of internal controls and policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls 

  • Manage and reconcile accounts for the monthly or annual closing 

  • Assist in the preparation of annual plan and monthly forecasts 

  • Participate in preparation for internal and external audits 


Requirements and skills 


  • Proven experience as assistant controller or other similar position with minimum 5 years experience 

  • Solid knowledge of IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) and regulations 

  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes (annual planning, financial closure, reporting etc.) 

  • Understanding of data analysis and forecasting 

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Products Office, Excel, Power Query, with Power BI being a plus 

  • ERP accounting software knowledge, preferably SAP 

  • Well-organized with ability to prioritize tasks 

  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills 

  • Attention to detail and problem-solving ability 

  • BSc/BA in accounting, finance or relevant field  

  • Professional certification (e.g. CPA) or Master’s degree is a plus 

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Konecranes, Inc. and its affiliates will not accept resumes from external recruiters or agencies without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission. Any resumes sent without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission with Konecranes, Inc. are void of any fees and free for internal use. Applicable Konecranes data protection obligations are the responsibility of the agency.

Konecranes is a global leader in material handling solutions, serving a broad range of customers across multiple industries. We consistently set the industry benchmark, from everyday improvements to the breakthroughs at moments that matter most, because we know we can always find a safer, more productive and sustainable way. That's why, with 16 000+ professionals in over 50 countries, we are trusted every day to lift, handle and move what the world needs.

Konecranes is committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly in an environment which is free from any form of discrimination. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category.


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