Financial Analyst

Chennai, Tamil Nadu
22 Oct 2016
02 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to help reduce the cost of energy by delivering competitiveness through technical leadership, creativity and innovation in a fast moving element of the Vestas Wind Capture Engineering Team ? Then take a closer look at this opportunity!

Administrative Analyst
Global Service/Supply Chain Operations/Service Delivery Center/Performance & Quality Management

Global Service provides parts and solutions to the Vestas Wind Turbines across the globe. The responsibility to ensure parts are delivered timely, accurately and efficiently belongs to the Supply Chain Operations organization. We are a full supply chain from placing the orders to our sub-supplier, distributing across the globe until we handover the materials to our customer.
Our Performance & Quality Management team is supporting our internal organization with performance control and optimization and ensuring that we are delivering our products and services at the expected quality level. The team is newly established and is in its start-up phase focusing on optimizing our data mining and data reporting as well as our financial reporting.
The team consists of 4 employees all located in Chennai but supporting globally

  • Month Close - Ensuring right costs hits the correct Cost Centres at the end of the month and help cost reclassification. To ensure cost validation and processing of journals as required, in an accurate and timely manner to achieve month end close and also to book Accruals on need basis.
  • Run and develop status reports / performance updates KPI DASHBOARDS for both immediate line management and for key stakeholders i.e. (Supply Chain Regions)
  • Ensure reporting is accurate, clear and meets the needs of the stakeholder , in an agreed and structured manner.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting for the entities handled
  • Performing detailed account analysis and month-end processing and reporting.
  • Preparation of Cost reports & Performance Reports
  • Support Regional Mgmt in preparation of full year budgets
  • Support Regional Mgmt in monthly forecast updates for all cost centers
  • Collect and create monthly reports for Mgmt team. The reports will be both financial and business KPIs


  • Has been working as a financial analyst for 5 years
  • The ideal candidate has worked with continuous improvement activities/projects
  • Previous experience from exposure to multi-cultural and international organizations is preferred
  • Ability to establish and develop successful relations and enhance (internal and external) customer satisfaction through dialogue, communication, transparency and integration
  • Hands-on experience with SAP
  • High competency in Excel and structuring business reports in Excel / Excel models

  • High degree of business understanding and ability to link business activities to financial results
  • Analytical
  • Focus on accountability and not afraid of challenging global and local stakeholders
  • Strong communicator - verbally and in writing
  • English fluency - written and oral
  • Self-motivated and target driven - proactive and enthusiastic with good attention to detail and willingness to take ownership
  • Positive mindset

What we offer:

We offer the opportunity to join a multinational company with great prospects in regards to professional and personal development as well as international exposure in a position which provides a thorough insight into the Vestas Service Supply Chain

Additional information:
Work location: Chennai, India
Please contact Sanchita at 044-2450 5470 for further details

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry's global partner on wind power solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 78 GW of wind turbines in 75 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 68 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions.

Together with our customers, Vestas' more than 21,900 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

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