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Lead of Expert Hub Treasury (m/f/d)

KWS Group

  • Berlin, Germany

  • offer expired 3 months ago
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • manager / supervisor
  • hybrid work

Your responsibilities

  • Inspire and develop a high-performing team of eight experts, fostering their growth and expertise

  • Drive the overall Treasury strategy and spearhead strategic initiatives

  • Cultivate and nurture strategic banking relationships, monitoring and optimizing the banking strategy

  • Lead corporate Treasury activities, overseeing daily cash management, currency hedging, intercompany financing, guarantees issuance, commercial papers, syndicated loans, and capital market transactions

  • Ensure robust risk management and hedging strategies to effectively manage FX and commodity risks

  • Provide expert advice and strategic support to Finance Business Partners, particularly in liquidity planning and financing

  • Collaborate closely with the Global Transaction Center to streamline payment processing and transfers

  • Drive the implementation of a cutting-edge Treasury Management System, championing digitalization, standardization, and process simplification

  • Lead global Credit Management function, setting credit policies and implementing guidelines to mitigate credit risks

  • Take responsibility for Group insurance programs, maintaining strong relationships and contracts with global insurance providers

  • Support the Finance department in strategic projects and initiatives as well as Collaboration with the accounting department in preparing quarterly and annual financial statements

Our requirements

  • Hold an academic degree in Economics, Business, or Accounting, showcasing a solid foundation

  • Possess an in-depth professional experience in finance, with several years specializing in Treasury or banking

  • Proven track record of leadership qualities able to manage and inspire teams

  • Display advanced expertise in raising financing and debt, as well as FX, interest rate, and commodity hedging

  • Proven track record in successfully implementing Treasury Management Systems, including liquidity planning

  • Proficient in relevant Treasury systems and software, with knowledge of SAP being advantageous

  • Exceptional communication and stakeholder management skills, enabling effective collaboration across all levels

  • Thrive in a collaborative environment and excel in complex organizational settings

  • Resilient under pressure, harnessing organizational strength to overcome challenges

  • Innovative thinker, continuously seeking new solutions and approaches

  • fluent in English, other languages are beneficial

What we offer

  • An exceptionally interesting and varied job in an international environment with the opportunity to shape the role of Business Partner Finance at KWS and to contribute innovative ideas.

  • Targeted professional trainings such as our Business Partner Academy.

  • In this position you could form your job with flexible working hours.

  • Working at KWS Group means to work for a publicly listed and family-backed, independent, and international company. A company with the values of closeness, reliability, foresight, and independence – and a sustainable business model which successfully tackles the challenge to feed the world’s population.

  • As a basis, we offer excellent work equipment and sufficient free parking spaces at the locations.

  • We create the appropriate framework conditions for you: capital-forming benefits, Christmas and holiday pay, childcare allowance, company bike and much more

  • We look forward to receiving your online application.

Join us at KWS Berlin GmbH as our new Lead of Expert Hub Treasury and Insurance (m/f/d) and lead our global Treasury function with exceptional leadership and deep knowledge in treasury.

In this full-time permanent role within our Global Finance and Procurement division, you will  shape critical financial areas such as credit management, insurance, treasury risk management, financing, liquidity planning and reporting, cash management, and hedging. Collaborating closely with our Global Transaction Center and Finance Business Partners, you will have a substantial impact on our operations spanning 70+ countries.

KWS Group

KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. Over 5,000 employees in more than 70 countries generated net sales of around €1.5 billion in the fiscal year 2021/2022. A company with a tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugarbeet, cereals, vegetables, oilseed rape and sunflower. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods to continuously improve yield for farmers and plants’ resistance to diseases, pests and abiotic stress. To that end, the company invested more than €285 million last fiscal year in research and development.

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