Finance Manager (m/f/d)

Would you like to contribute your skills and help shape the growth of a successful medium-sized company? LUKAS develops, produces and sells hydraulic rescue equipment for fire brigades, hydraulic tools for industrial applications and systems for lifting and railing rail vehicles worldwide.

To strengthen our team at the headquarter in Erlangen we are looking for a


Finance Manager (m/f/d)


  • Lead the preparation and coordination of all financial reporting requirements to Fire & Safety and IDEX including US GAAP reporting to profit walks, forecasts, commercial and manufacturing analysis

  • Ensure the accurate and timely completion of all government tax related requirements ensuring compliance at all times

  • Manage the team to deliver in the areas of accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash flow, payroll, fixed assets, inventory, financial reporting, tax compliance, other areas of general accounting concern

  • Maintain robust internal controls and ensure adherence to the IDEX Corporate Policies related to finance

  • Develop and implement local policy for financial control and treasury functions as appropriate

  • Act as a business partner to LUKAS Hydraulik GmbH General Manager and the local management team as well as to IDEX Corporation - Group VP Finance


University degree in Business Administration (Finance) or equivalent management education

• Several years of professional experience in a similar position, especially in a manufacturing medium-sized company

• Strong knowledge of controllership and experience with compliance requirements of US-based Multinational as well as US GAAP, local GAAP (HGB, UGB) and tax topics

• Forecasting, and financial analysis: strong knowledge of MRP systems

• Fluent language skills in German and English

• Driven to constantly improve and challenge the status quo, excellent communication skills with the ability to adapt to an ever-changing environment and the ability to drive initiatives and lead change with a proactive and pragmatic approach


  • Plenty of decision-making leeway, full ownership and autonomy within your position

  • Open, collegial corporate culture with flat hierarchies and short decision-making paths

  • Excellent opportunities for further professional training and personal development

  • Long-term career prospects as well as international career options within our parent company IDEX Corporation

Does this sound exciting to you?

We look forward to meeting you. Please send your detailed application documents online stating the earliest possible starting date and your salary expectation:

LUKAS Hydraulik GmbH
Isabella Dziambor
Weinstraße 39
91058 Erlangen