Senior Manager (m/f/d) Supply Chain Controlling

Date: May 26, 2024

Location: Darmstadt, DE

Company: Döhler Group

Reference ID: 40924

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

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

You want to drive major projects forward and guarantee their success? You have a vision and want to make your ideas a reality? You can do exactly that at Döhler. As a leading producer of natural flavours, colourings and other ingredients for food and beverages, we are looking for people just like you, who are willing to do whatever it takes to inspire our customers and consumers.
If taking on this responsibility inspires you, then we are exactly what you are looking for. As an experienced Supply Chain or Business Controller you want to contribute your expertise to an exciting and dynamic environment. Here you will work in a modern working environment in close cooperation with several functions to ensure the operative and strategic success of the Global Sourcing Organisation.  You will have close and regular interactions with the CPO, COO & Heads of Controlling.



Your role

  • You will be responsible for setting up and expanding a group-wide sourcing business partnering out of the headquarter across all continents and sourcing categories
  • You also work on strategic topics and advise the Group CPO together with the Sourcing Excellence Function
  • You will further develop the steering concept for the global sourcing organization 
  • You will further develop the existing data models and reporting architecture along the Source-to-Pay, always with an eye on digitalization and new technologies (SAP SAC, SAP BW, Celonis)
  • You monitor and analyze strategic and operational goals 
  • You support the optimization of our demand and inventory 
  • You manage, validate and push key sourcing savings projects in the company
  • You support annual planning & target setting for sourcing KPIs including but not limited to Material Cost, Sourcing Savings, Payment Terms, Supplier Performance 


Your profile

  • You have successfully completed your degree in business administration (or comparable)
  • You see controlling as the driving force of corporate management and preferably have 5+ years of industry experience
  • You are used to acting as a business partner in an international corporate environment
  • Relevant experience with controlling tools (SAP FI/CO, SAP BW, SAP Ariba, SAP Analytics Cloud, Celonis, Excel) is desirable
  • You are characterized by a strong analytical thinking skills, quick comprehension and strong communication skills 
  • You would like to realize yourself in an international team 
  • Your working language is English. Knowledge of German is desirable not mandatory



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.