Group Controller - CLM

Group Controller

  • Operations
  • Germany

Location: Hamburg

About the client and role

Our client specializes in the production of sealing systems and is in search of a Group Controller. They will be responsible for the technical leadership and coordination of the controlling team. This is an opportunity to enjoy flexible working whilst growing a team globally.


  • Continuous analysis of the company’s key figures and provide strategic and operational recommendations for optimization in collaboration with management and relevant departments.
  • A comprehensive group-wide reporting system, including actuals, forecasts, budgets, and contribution margin calculations, while enhancing internal reporting systems, P&L management, and KPIs and coordinating the controlling team’s technical activities.
  • Contribute to the financial reporting of subsidiaries, including quarterly and monthly financial statements analysis in short- medium, and long-term budget planning and oversee ongoing projects.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Degree in economics with a focus on finance and controlling or a comparable qualification.
  • Years of relevant professional experience – ideally in a manufacturing company.
  • User knowledge of SAP S/4HANA, BI, and MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Expertise in controlling and finance as well as IT affinity.
  • Analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills as well as an affinity for numbers and, a structured, independent way of working with a hands-on mentality.
  • German skills and good written and spoken English skills.

About CLM

At CLM, we’re obsessed with creating a better executive search experience for our candidates and clients in the automotive industry. With over 25 years of international experience providing staffing solutions at C-Suite, Leadership and Management levels, we go above and beyond to ensure your needs always come first.

Unfortunately, due to the high level of applications, we are not physically able to get back to every candidate that applies. Please follow our CLM page for regular job updates and we hope to support you with your next venture.

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