Germany, Düsseldorf, Finance

Senior Business Controller (d/f/m)

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?


  • Be the close business partner and trustworthy advisor of the General Manager of Henkel Consumer Brands Germany while proactively identifying areas for improvement
  • Be a natural driver of (international) Controlling initiatives which benefit steering and process optimizations of the business
  • Drive state-of-the-art financial analysis, forecasting and planning for Henkel Consumer Brands, Germany
  • Ensure fast, timely and reliable monthly reporting of financial results in accordance with the relevant Corporate Standards and local laws & regulations.
  • Track and forecast business relevant KPIs and provide in-depth analysis
  • Eager to deliver highest level of state-of-the-art business controlling by leveraging digital opportunities and performing a high level of quality, financial governance and business partnering
  • Ensure that the internal controls environment operates effectively ensuring compliance to Corporate Standards and local laws and regulations


  • Master’s degree in Finance & Accounting
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience
  • Advanced Excel & Office 365 applications skills and experience with SAP, knowhow in analytical tools like Knime, Python etc. is a plus
  • Fluent German & English language skills
  • Engaging team player at heart, growth-oriented entrepreneur in mind
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks & deadlines independently, meet critical deadlines on short notice
  • Excellent analytical, communication, presentation, and problem-solving skills

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22039357
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: Recruitment-Germany@henkel.com
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