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Business Controller

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AG-4277
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
23 December, 2021

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment 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 their offices in canton Glarus. This position offers hybrid working.

 

Business Controller, Glarus, Switzerland

 

Reporting to the Head of Controlling, this newly created role will provide controlling support to the brand or sales teams, and 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 sales or brand, and 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 but all backgrounds will be considered as the right individual is the most important factor to this business.
  • Strong MS Office knowledge, particularly Excel.
  • German and English language skills
  • Experienced in 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 annie.gosnell@emearecruitment.com or for a confidential conversation please call Annie Gosnell on + 41 41 508 7007