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If you're looking to join a company with a dynamic vision for the future, set your sights on a challenging career with Nikon Metrology. We develop a wide range of measurement systems for dimensional quality control deployed worldwide in automotive, aerospace, and other manufacturing industries. Nikon Metrology has 10 offices and production sites in 2 countries.

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Controller based in Leuven – Belgium.

The Controller is responsible for the timely and accurate consolidation, analysis and reporting of periodic budget and actual financial data. The controller additionally helps the finance team implementing and improving processes, reporting and tools.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Execute and support the overall Nikon Metrology budgeting process in accordance with the agreed KPI’s
  • Financial consolidation of the Nikon Metrology Group
  • Assess the performance versus budget KPI's by means of monthly variance analyses
  • Reporting on the Nikon Metrology Group towards internal management and Nikon Group
  • Support the development of financial processes, reporting and tools
  • Support ad-hoc requests from management


Ancillary Responsibilities

The Controller needs to be a team player with strong communication skills.




  • Master degree in economics
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a controlling or audit environment
  • Excellent knowledge of Dutch and English
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel


  • End-to-end understanding of the value chain of an organisation
  • Experience with process improvement and/or cost accounting
  • Understanding of IFRS accounting standards
  • Knowledge of ERP or reporting tools



Functional competencies

  • Show strong analytical skills and attention to details
  • Able to work independently with a high sense of responsibility
  • Be a team player with strong communication skills
  • Eager to learn
  • Stress resistant

Core Competencies

Be pro-active:

  • Broad minded and well informed in order to act quickly and resolutely
  • Escalate issue in time
  • Keep the team up to date and share relevant important information

Seek new knowledge :

  • Pioneer new potential through self-study and insatiable curiosity

Communicate well :

  • Communicate clearly when sending out instructions and providing feedback after analysis
  • Avoid inefficient communication. Use direct contact, preferably face to face or over the phone, instead of long e-mail threats

Display integrity :

  • Treat information received with the required confidentiality
  • Take ownership of encountered issues
  • Always show respect to your colleagues within Nikon

Embrace diversity:

  • Being able to work with all departments all over the company, in all countries
  • Respect opinions and ideas of others in your team even if they are different to yours


Why Nikon Metrology?

At Nikon Metrology, our success is achieved by our employees. Clearly defined common goals, objectives, and priorities, create a foundation to work with pride and confidence. Our employees highly value the supportive and collaborative working environment and we share our passion for technology and innovation. 



Please send your CV and letter of motivation to  Recruitment.Nm-be@nikon.com.