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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Finance

Klagenfurt, AT

Business Controller, Austria

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Making your next move count


Kalmar’s Mobile Solutions division is looking for a Business Controller, Austria to support Country/MA with relevant financial and other relevant information for decision making, spanning historical, current, and future performance. We are looking for a professional who can support Kalmar Finance organization in implementing and developing activities relevant to this area. 

This position is based in Kalmar’s office in Klagenfurt, Austria. You will report to the Finance Director, North and East Europe and work together with the Country management team and MA Management,  Market Area Controllers, External and internal audit and Cargotec/Kalmar Reporting teams.



Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Work as a business partner to country management with financial information, business review and analysis, and use this information to lead the planning, performance management, decision making and controlling processes. Challenge the business and financial performance
  • Manage the planning, forecasting, and actual reporting process in close cooperation with Market Area Finance Head. Analysis of actual, forecast, and budget of the business lines
  • Report and communicate financial performance to relevant parties
  • Participation and contribution in common business control objectives of Cargotec and Kalmar, as well as the Kalmar Services and Mobile Equipment divisions
  • Authority to inform, initiate and implement corrective actions together with relevant organization to ensure continued effectiveness and efficiency of control
  • Authority to implement actions together with the country organization to correct financial performance.
What you’ll need to succeed:



  • Sc / M.Sc on finance/accounting/etc.



  • 5 years of experience in controlling. Knowhow in accounting is considered a plus.



  • Strong collaboration skills and effective networking skills
  • Communication
  • German, English
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excel, Hyperion, SAP, PowerPoint
  • Ability to work in matrix.
You will be part of:


We believe in our people as it is our people who really make the difference. We always work in close collaboration with our customers, deliver on our promises and never walk away no matter how big the challenge. We succeed because we do it together.


Interested to join?


If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV by September 30th.


Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com