Join an Automotive Company of worldwide renown.

We have an exciting opportunity as:

Assistant Manager Financial Planning & Analysis (M/F/D)

at the KIA Motors Europe Headquarters in Frankfurt/Main, Germany.

Kia Motors is, together with its sister brand Hyundai, the fifth-largest automotive company in the world. Since its foundation in 1944, Kia Motors has been a significant player in the booming automotive industry, not only in South Korea but worldwide. People drive KIA cars in about 180 countries.

KIA Motors Europe is the Regional Headquarters of KIA and centrally leads the Sales & Marketing activities for 14 European sales subsidiaries and coordinates the activities of our production facility in Zilina, Slovakia. KIA Motors employs about 5,500 persons in Europe, including about 3,500 blue collar workers in our state of the art car plant in Slovakia. We sell just over 500,000 vehicles and produce about 300,000 vehicles for worldwide distribution every year.

You will enjoy working with us if you like these things:

  • A pulsating international environment. Our workforce is composed of people from 37 nations.
  • Playing an active and important part in the development of KIA Motors in Europe.
  • Developing new frameworks and solutions.
  • Demanding challenges to which you can creatively contribute.
  • A competitive compensation package; private leasing offer; systematic off and on-the-job training, free staff restaurant, support as concerns Health Management and more.

The Challenges: High - The Job: Great.

1. Your initiative, energy and persistence will ultimately determine your success.

2. You will work in a network of experts in Finance and other business professionals.

3. You have the spirit that makes us successful.

You are +++ ambitious +++ dynamic +++ flexible +++ optimistic +++ patient +++

Job Mission

Support the RHQ Profitability Management in all areas of Financial Planning and Analysis.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the integrated Annual Business Plan (BP & OP) and Periodic Forecasts for European Region and its subsidiaries
  • Consolidate monthly management profit & loss (P&L) reporting and perform the variety of analyses (vs BP, OP etc)
  • Take ownership of several business reports to support strategic decisions, with a curiosity to investigate and challenge performance, updating relevant report changes
  • Monitor systemized closing procedures of subsidiaries’ and support their system closing when requested
  • Analyse the trends of Key Performance Index (KPI), especially relating to financial metrics such as sales, marginal profit, turnover ratio, and expenditures
  • Perform monthly regional consolidation profit forecast and month-end sales pre-closing report
  • Support various finance workshops and meetings with headquarter in Korea and European Subsidiaries
  • Perform various analyses and performance reports in Regional Profit Management Area
  • Cooperate and communicate with subsidiaries rigorously in order to coordinate different tasks which are proceeded by HQ and Regional HQ in general

Your Profile:

  • Degree in business administration or accounting/controlling
  • A minimum of 3 - 4 year relevant experiences
  • An international environment and/or automotive experience favourable
  • Fluent in English and Korean (written and spoken)
  • Good MS-Office(Excel, PPT) and SAP FI/CO favourable  
  • Strong attention to Mass data and detail
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Flexible in a multicultural environment
  • Possess accounting and controlling knowledge
  • Logical and Analytical skills
  • Accuracy and timely responsiveness
  • Good business understanding


If you’re interested to become part of our Kia team, please apply via our online portal with your earliest possible starting date.

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