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Business Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 130,000 - 150,000
Date added
5 May, 2022

Job Description

Our client, an established international manufacturing company, is seeking a Business Controller for a period of 9 months, or possibly longer, to support the team throughout a transitional period, driving improvement across the organisation.

This contract will provide high levels of interest and personal development a you will be providing analysis to support commercial decision-making by the leadership team and driving improvements through providing meaningful insight.


Business Controller, Zug, Switzerland - 9 month contract


Responsibilities of this Business Controller will include:

  • Annual budget and planning process for all financial statements, determining strategic initiatives, challenging assumptions and outputs.
  • Monthly closing and evaluation of monthly actual results and deviations from forecasts, providing commentary for internal stakeholders.
  • Prepare and review monthly forecast submissions with business leaders; challenge stakeholders and drive actions for improved performance.
  • Capital investment, M&A & Divestitures, and strategic analysis.
  • Responsible for supporting the proper evaluation of all capital investments and M&A & Divestiture activities. 
  • Controlling of Customer/Product/Plant profitability and fixed cost analysis, evaluating profitability at each level of the business.
  • Provide data and insights to commercial teams and drive actions for improvement.
  • Maintain a culture of regulatory compliance and adherence to internal policies and procedures and the SOX processes.


Ideal requirements and qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s in Business Management / Finance / Accounting (Masters/MBA/CPA/CFA preferred)
  • Manufacturing cost accounting, financial accounting, international management, economic evaluation, mergers & acquisitions, strong analytical ability


If you are interested in applying for this Business Controller – 9 month contract, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Mike Baldwin in our Zug office on +41 41 588 1868