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Head of Group Controlling (m/w/d)

In close cooperation with our renowned client - a global innovation leader in the chemical industry with an impressive history of consistently being at the forefront of technological breakthroughs and market-leading solutions - we are seeking a strategic and technically outstanding executive for the position of Head of Group Controlling. This key role is not only at the core of the financial heartbeat of the organization, but also acts as a catalyst for sustainable growth and international expansion. With a culture focused on integrity, transparency and continuous improvement, our partner provides a platform for excellence and personal development. The role of Head of Group Controlling requires an ambitious leader who acts as a strategic partner to senior management and contributes significantly to the company's financial excellence and growth trajectory. In addition to the day-to-day business, the position includes the design and optimization of controlling processes in order to continuously increase the added value and efficiency of the organization.


  • Future-proof and permanent employment in a fast-growing company
  • Responsible independent activity
  • Attractive salary range
  • Corporate Benefits


  • Development and implementation of best practice controlling strategies to maximize sustainable business value
  • Innovative management reporting and performance monitoring using advanced analytical tools such as LucaNet and Power Bl
  • Responsibility for managing complex budgeting and forecasting processes, characterized by forward-looking and dynamic financial planning
  • Leadership in investment controlling with a focus on value-enhancing capital allocation and return-on-investment analyses
  • Ensuring efficient working capital management by continuously analyzing and improving the capital tied up in inventories, receivables and liabilities
  • Carrying out risk and sensitivity analyses to support management in identifying business risks
  • Working closely with various business units to carry out profitability analyses for new product lines, market entry strategies and operational efficiency improvements
  • Leading projects to integrate financial information systems to help ensure a consistent data basis for the entire company and promote data-driven decisions
  • Developing and continuously improving internal control systems (ICS) to ensure the accuracy of financial reporting and compliance with internal and external regulations
  • Orchestrating and optimizing financial processes to accelerate agility and decision-making across the organization
  • Inspiring leadership and development of a highly skilled controlling team to establish a culture of collaboration and continuous learning


  • Academic degree in economics, finance or a comparable course of study, ideally supplemented by an additional qualification such as CMA or СРА
  • Several years of management experience in controlling in an internationally operating company, combined with a proven track record in the development and implementation of controlling innovations
  • Excellent communication skills in German and English complemented by a confident presence on the international stage
  • A deep understanding of risk management, coupled with the ability to oversee treasury and insurance matters without needing the depth of detail of a specialist
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills, combined with a passion for data-driven decision making and a goal-oriented approach
  • An inclusive and motivating leadership style that values diversity and encourages the personal and professional development of team member


  • Future-proof and permanent employment in a fast-growing company
  • Responsible independent work
  • Attractive salary range
  • Corporate benefits

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