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Managing Director Finance Guatemala

Are you a people-orientated manager who likes to steer our growing organization in Guatemala? If so, apply for this vacancy for Managing Director Finance at our office in Guatemala city.
The vacancy for a Managing Director Finance at Rijk Zwaan
We are building a young and dynamic team and see a lot of possibilities in the market. We are looking for a Finance Manager  who, together with the Commercial Manager, manages the subsidiary in Guatemala.
As a team, you will guide our subsidiary in, among other things; strategy, planning, internal control, investments and personnel. The other director will focus on the sales activities and  business development. Together you are responsible for the whole operation of the subsidiary.
Within this role you are responsible for the direct management and steering of our growing organization. Your main responsibility will focus on monitoring and controlling all financial and administrative issues.
You analyze business performance and give insight in actual results. You will manage HR activities, like recruitment of new employees, developing people and reviewing HR procedures. Legal activities and ICT are also part of the job. You have an important people-orientated role in assuring a well-functioning team. You will be required to travel internationally, in addition to managing the daily business in the office.
We are seeking a Managing Director Finance with:
- a  Master’s degree, preferably in the area of Business Economics and Management Studies
- at least 10 years of relevant work experience in an international environment
- a strong affinity with agriculture
Furthermore, you have good analytical skills and are able to communicate well. You have a people-oriented management style and like to coach. You are hands-on and like to co-operate and to consult with colleagues for an optimal result. Your management and accounting skills are well developed. You feel comfortable to operate as an entrepreneur within our organization. The dynamic market conditions demand a flexible attitude and working method. Due to the international environment a good command of the English language is a requirement.
    You can address your application to Svenja van Lunszen (Advisor Human Resources). Simply click on 'Apply' at the bottom of this page to apply directly. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
    We will consider your application carefully, which may take some time. You will hear from us as soon as possible.
    Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?
    Rijk Zwaan is an international family company with a people-oriented culture.
    Rijk Zwaan is right at the start of the food chain. We develop vegetable varieties and sell the seeds produced from them globally. We have a long-term focus, which is why we offer our employees a permanent contract as soon as they join us.
    From our strategic position we contribute to the health and well-being of people all over the world. Everything we do is about growth. The growth of natural products that we export around the world. The growth of our company, which currently employs over 2,500 people in more than 30 countries. And above all the growth of our people: we give you every opportunity to use your own initiative and achieve your full potential. Working with colleagues to produce the best and tastiest vegetables. Reinforcing, helping and inspiring one another. That’s how we want to continuously work together towards a healthy future.

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