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Global IT Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 80,000 - 90,000 + benefits
Date added
20 May, 2022

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is delighted to be working with a global pharmaceutical business located in Breda (60-80% remote working), which has an opportunity for a Global IT Controller to join its global, matrix organisation.


Global IT Controller -  Breda, Noord Brabant, Netherlands


The company focuses on sustainability, quality and reliability, and offers a professional and diverse environment. The business is currently enjoying a sustained period of growth, providing excellent opportunity for career development.


Responsibilities of the Global IT Controller:

  • Drive continuous improvement in the IT investments, identify savings opportunities and ensure delivery of key targets
  • Drive the financial processes for the IT costs (OPEX and CAPEX)
  • Forecasting and budgeting for the monthly and yearly IT costs
  • Drive continuous improvement of the IT costs internal back charge process - ensure that back charges are properly calculated, communicated and executed in all markets/sites
  • Working for the Benelux entity, this is a global role, business partnering with key senior stakeholders, including Head of IT and reporting to the Global Functions Controller


Job requirements for the Global IT Controller:

  • 8–10+ years’ experience within Controlling in a Global/Corporate role
  • Business Partner/Controller experience essential – IT experience not essential
  • Backgrounds in pharma or consumer goods are preferred
  • Previous exposure to transformation and/or working with shared service centres preferred
  • Fluency in English - any other European language is advantageous
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting/Economics or any similar qualification
  • IT literate, with strong Excel skills
  • Ability to communicate confidently and manage multiple stakeholders


If you are interested in applying for this Global IT Controller role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 60