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Business Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
Circa CHF 130,000
Date added
13 May, 2022

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is currently looking for a Business Controller on behalf of our client.

We are working exclusively with an innovative, successful and growing manufacturing and retail business that has developed a premium brand reputation around the world.

We are searching for a Business Controller to join the team in a newly created position in its offices in canton Glarus. This position offers hybrid working.


Business Controller, Glarus, Switzerland/ Remote/Hybrid working


Reporting to the Head of Controlling, this newly created role will provide Controlling support to the Retail teams.

Our client is looking for a dedicated and driven candidate to establish the financial functions needed to guide those departments.


Responsibilities of the Business Controller:

  • As a Finance partner to the Retail teams, your role is varied and exciting - you will identify opportunities and risks, and present and communicate recommended courses of action to the managers within those teams, and galvanize support from them
  • You will create, implement and development monthly reporting and financial KPIs
  • As part of the Controlling team, you will prepare global budgets and forecasts
  • Our client has several exciting projects, both internally and externally, and you will be actively involved in them


Ideal profile:

  • Accounting/Finance degree
  • Experience gained in Finance business partnering, ideally within the retail sector
  • Strong MS Office knowledge, particularly Excel
  • German and English language skills
  • Experienced using business analytical tools, such as Microsoft Power BI, would be an advantage (but not essential)
  • Structural thinking and team-oriented action, with an ability to communicate financials in a clear and influential manner


In return:

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a successful business that has undergone recent international expansion, in addition to organic growth.

Hybrid working is available.


If you are interested in applying for this Business Controller role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Annie Gosnell on 41 41 5881878