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Group Guidelines Officer (m/f/d)

As Germany's leading DIY and home improvement retailer, enabling people to design a creative and individual home is part of our client's day-to-day business. With around 45,000 employees in 10 countries who love what they do, our client has been pursuing the vision of making home improvement easier with individual, progressive and innovative solutions since 1970. Founded in Wermelskirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, the company has led the top list of DIY stores for decades with sales of 7.7 billion euros, making it also the leading German DIY store in terms of sales. Since 2020, the company has been one of the strongest in the international market with a location count of 640 stores in other European countries, but has recently discontinued its business in Russia.


  • International
  • Further training
  • Employee Health
  • Company pension plan
  • 15% employee discount
  • Company restaurants
  • Six weeks vacation
  • Sports offers
  • Family Service
  • Bike leasing
  • Occupational disability insurance
  • Group accident insurance

Your responsible area of responsibility

  • Preparation of the national Group Risk Report as well as the international Corporate Risk Report for senior management and the Group Executive Board - from preparation to summary and its updating
  • Writing the Group management report on the topics of opportunity and risk assessment
  • Further development of the underlying reporting process and its rollout in the international subsidiaries
  • Validation and coordination of the internal audit plan
  • Project work on the preparation of Group policies/guidelines
  • Close cooperation and coordination with corresponding departments as a central contact person in all matters relating to your range of tasks

Your qualification profile

  • Successfully completed master studies
  • Several years of professional experience in the field of risk & audit and/or compliance or Corporate Communication, ideally with a focus on the retail industry
  • Knowledge of methods and experience with project management tools (JIRA), (group) reporting and internal audit standards
  • Fluent English and German, both written and spoken
  • Strong communication skills and a confident demeanor when working with board members and senior management
  • The ability to present complex issues in a coherent, structured and clear manner; information must be understood and processed quickly in this context (example: risk viewpoints, evaluation of issues)
  • A self-reliant and result-oriented way of working rounds off your profile
  • Very good knowledge of Word and Excel

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