Share this Job

Senior Controller (m/f/d) Supply Chain Strategy

Apply now

Apply for Job

Date: Mar 9, 2023

Location: Darmstadt, Hesse, DE, 64295

Company: Döhler Group

Reference ID: 40023

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

As an experienced Supply Chain or Business Controller you will work in close cooperation with specific Supply Chain functions like Engineering, Manufacturing, Planning, Sourcing and Controlling to deploy the right supply chain strategy on Investments, Capital allocations, Network strategy, Manufacturing footprint and Make vs Buy. 

With your systematic way of working, addressing issues on a case-by-case basis, you also apply yourself to the continuous adaptation and optimisation of our processes, supporting the company’s ongoing growth.


Your Responsibilities

  • You manage a Global Capital expenditure of more than € 200 Mn per year
  • You define optimum product allocation strategies in the Global Manufacturing network
  • 3rd Party manufacturing strategies are your responsibility (Make vs. Buy)
  • You are the Go-To person in the group for all investment and allocation decisions
  • You ensure that the decision making is financially and strategically accurate for the company
  • To understand current status of approved projects, you engage with project managers
  • You create strong reporting and tracking mechanisms for on-going projects 
  • You work on post-investment analysis and profit calculation


Your Profile

  • You have successfully completed your master’s degree in economics, finance or engineering
  • You have gained at least 7 years of professional experience in controlling and business partnering
  • Financial and Business acumen with confidence to make decisions
  • You have the ability to work under high pressure, tight timelines 
  • You are able to challenge senior leadership teams with facts
  • Excellent command of English completes your profile, German is a plus


Your Benefits

  • A various and highly responsible field of activities at an innovative company
  • Plenty of freedom for ownership and for personal initiatives
  • Flat hierarchies, efficient teams and short decision processes within a family-owned business
  • An international orientation at our headquarters in Darmstadt
  • State-of-the-art technologies with a strong focus on digitalization
  • In-house canteen featuring regional cuisine and changing menus as well as free beverages from our production
  • Free parking for vehicles and bicycles and funding for the use of public transportation
  • Employee benefits such as leasing offers, discounts and a company pension plan
  • Individually-tailored advanced training and personal development options offered by our Döhler Academy


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.


Please apply online and provide us with your earliest possible entry date and your salary expectation. Julia-Elisabeth Kratz will get back to you as soon as possible.

Please take into consideration, that we cannot accept any other channel or send back hard copy applications.