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Plant Controller (m/w/d)

Date: 12-Jun-2021

Location: Lenti, HU, 08690

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities

Are you an experienced Management Accountant with a real interest in working for a forward-thinking door producer in a dynamic environment? Is it important for you to be able to combine your hands-on finance experience with a number of different projects?

We are looking for driven and dynamic individuals to join our business at arguably one of the most exciting times! We have so much going on and huge aspirations and need passionate people to take on our journey with us.

As Financial Planning Analyst your main responsibilities will be:


  • Providing management and senior management with the analysis and information to support operational, financial and strategic decisions
  • Work with management team to understand & identify risks and opportunities for growth and managing costs
  • Seek opportunities for continuous improvement, streamlined reporting and business process efficiency to enable business management to lead their teams and drive strategy more effectively
  • Performs quantitative analysis of operational and financial data
  • Build one source of truth by managing financial databases internally by collecting, analysing, formatting and presenting information from a wide range of data sources
  • Plan, coordinate and drive the budget and forecasting process (weekly, monthly, quarterly, annual) in close collaboration with the business managers
  • Dealing with ad-hoc requests and special projects (e.g. standard costing) as they arise


Ideally you will have


  • Strong team-working, quantitative and analytical skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively (both written and verbal), influence and challenge stakeholders within the business.
  • Excel proficiency
  • Strong academics with emphasis on finance and accounting
  • Fluent in spoken/written Hungarian is mandatory, business fluency in English and German are a distinct advantage
  • Experience from a production company is possible, but newly graduated applicants are also welcomed to apply


We invite candidates to apply from all over Hungary and we are happy to provide financial support when relocating or commuting.



JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services