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Job Title:  International Controller (m/f/d)


Kleve, NW, DE, 47533

Business Unit:  Spectro
Posting Date:  Sep 9, 2022
Job Description: 

SPECTRO, a business unit of AMETEK Inc., manufactures advanced instruments and develops the best solutions for elemental analysis in a broad range of applications

Elemental analysis is continuing to develop at a fast pace worldwide with the need for ultimate precision, complex system requirements, and expanding fields of applications for even routine operations. SPECTRO leads the progress advancements in this field by providing new solutions and continuous innovations.

Founded in 1979 as a 3-man-enterprise, SPECTRO today has 600 employees around the world and is listed as the clear market leader for metal analyzers. In addition, growth in the sales of ICP and XRF spectrometers has continued to exceed industry averages. Our sister company, Nu Instruments is a market leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance mass spectrometers, with a portfolio that includes Multi-Collector ICP-MS, Time-of-Flight ICP-MS, High Resolution ICP-MS, Glow Discharge Mass Spectrometry, Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry, Gas Analysis Mass Spectrometry and Thermal Ionization Mass Spectrometry.

Since our inception, over 50,000 instruments have been delivered globally. These include handheld spectrometers for applications such as metal recycling to fully automatic sample preparation and analysis systems for the process control in a variety of industries covering difficult applications. Our customer list covers the spectrum from small to large international companies in many different industries. SPECTRO is proud to be a vital partner in providing quality products to improve both safety and offer superior analytical analysis to our customers.


Main responsibilities: 


-             Managing and consolidating the accounting and financial reporting for the SPECTRO group entities

-              Assisting in Planning and Co-ordinating the budgeting and Forecasting process for the Group

-              Establishing and coordinating all accounting procedures for the business unit

-              Reviewing significant trends/variances in financial data

-              Handling AP, AR, Payroll, Tax functions as well as Cost and Inventory Accounting

-              Providing daily and/or weekly analysis, and reporting on operational performance as it 

                relates to the business activities including monitoring margins, variances, and giving


-              SOX commissioner


Position requirements:


-              Bachelors degree in Accounting/ Finance / Controlling preferred or equivalent experience,

                f.e. audit Experience in Consolidating of various reporting entities into a group result

                (Financial Statements)  

-              Track records in collaboration with US mother company

-              Analytical abilities, and good planning & organizational skills

-              Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure

-              Ability to communicate with different cultures and with management regarding financials in

                English and German

-              Strong computer skills, including MS Office, BaaN and HFM preferred


AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.