Group Controller (m/f/d) Financial Steering

Date: May 8, 2024

Location: Darmstadt, DE

Company: Döhler Group

Reference ID: 41035

Are you interested in high-quality, natural, and tasty nutrition?

We are! It’s our ambition to shape the future of nutrition.

Döhler is a leading global producer of natural ingredients and solutions for the food, beverage, lifestyle and nutrition industries. We use innovative technology to process plant-based raw materials and enrich products such as lifestyle drinks, cereals, dairy, and confectionery goods for almost every well-known brand. Close to 10.000 dedicated employees in more than 70 countries share one common goal - to ensure that millions of people around the world enjoy the products created by us.

We strive to inspire and empower our employees in everything we do, and we invite you to join our team – together WE BRING IDEAS TO LIFE.


Your role

  • You actively support defined areas within Group Functions company-wide in planning processes, operational target setting, and integrated forecasting processes
  • You want to take financial steering to a new level and actively work on the future steering system of the company
  • You work on KPI-based, integrated business control and further develop it together with the team and colleagues
  • You support regular performance reviews with regions/legal entities, assist in determining risks and potentials, and design measures for business optimization
  • You are an active business partner for the Group Management area as well as for the Executive Board, regional management, and the global finance organization regarding all questions related to business controlling
  • You are involved in digitalization projects and actively drive the optimization of the integrated planning and forecasting process as well as the implementation of the front-end strategy in the Group Management area


Your profile

  • You bring along professional experience in (Corporate) Controlling or Accounting
  • You have successfully completed your studies in economics or a related field
  • You want to steer and exert influence rather than just create reports
  • You quickly grasp complex matters, think clearly and analytically, and contribute with innovative ideas
  • The use of Microsoft Office and SAP is part of your daily routine
  • You are characterized by a willingness to shape, strong communication skills across all hierarchical levels and assertiveness
  • Your working languages are German and English


Your Benefits

  • Culture: Friendly and informal atmosphere, family-owned company, flat hierarchies, short communication channels, and helpful colleagues
  • Impact: You are an integral part of our business success and make an important contribution to the future of nutrition
  • Empowerment: You can fully unleash your potential and have the opportunity to take on responsibilities
  • Digitalization: We maintain excellent partnerships with market-leading innovators, allowing you to access and work with state-of-the-art technologies
  • Anniversary and special payments
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • Additional benefits: Christmas parties, events, financial benefits, and online shop discounts (e.g., IT leasing, mobile phone contracts, shopping, and travel discounts, etc.)
  • Welcome@Döhler: Onboarding event for all new colleagues, as well as several weeks of individual training
  • Döhler Academy: You have the opportunity to continuously develop your education further through internal and external training programs
  • Food is taken care of: On-site cafeteria with regional and varied cuisine and complimentary drinks
  • Stay fit: Take advantage of local sports offerings at reduced prices
  • Mobility: Subsidized Germany ticket or JobRad
  • Insurance benefits such as company pension plans and accident insurance
  • Global growth trajectory: Challenging and internationally oriented work at our headquarters in Darmstadt
  • Attractive location in Darmstadt: Easily accessible by train, bus, on foot, or by car (free parking)


Equal opportunities for all

We welcome applicants, who are just as diverse as we are - regardless of age, ancestry, disability, ethnic origin, gender, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, social background or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

Become a part of our team and apply online trough our career portal to the attention of Marie Becker. Please note that we are unable to consider or return application documents sent by mail.