Finance and Controlling Manager, Germany

We are looking to appoint a Finance and Controlling Manager for our business in Norderstedt, Germany. As Finance and Controlling Manager, you are responsible for the finance and accounting division, as well as production controlling, for the plant in Norderstedt and the sales company in Germany. You are a member of the Habia Group global finance team and report directly to the group CFO and the management board.

The position will be based at our plant in Norderstedt and can take effect either immediately or at a later date.

Your tasks

  • Ensuring proper bookkeeping, including the preparation of balance sheets and income statements
  • Conducting, supervising and documenting inventories
  • Point of contact for accountants/tax consultants, banks and tax auditors
  • Controlling budgets and forecasts
  • Expansion of production controlling, identifying cost reduction potential
  • Preparing monthly and annual reports
  • Preparing economic efficiency and investment calculations, scenario calculations
  • Monitoring and maintenance of simultaneous and ongoing calculations
  • Further development and continuous improvement of the processes in your division
  • Communication and interaction within our matrix organisation
  • Leading and motivating your own team (3 employees) 

Your profile

  • Degree in business administration, controlling or comparable qualifications
  • Work experience in the above-mentioned field
  • Experience with ERP systems as well as finance and controlling IT applications
  • Experience in inventory management, assessment and stocktaking
  • Knowledge of German and international financial reporting standards (IFRS)
  • Sound knowledge of bookkeeping and corporate accounting
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel (Pivot)
  • Knowledge of international VAT transactions and transfer pricing matters
  • An analytical thinker with an independent and structured way of working
  • Fluent in written and spoken German and English (the company language within Habia Group)

What we expect

  • At least 2 to 3 years of professional controlling experience in a manufacturing company
  • Able to work in a team and self-motivated
  • Reliable and resilient

What we offer

  • Direct employment in a globally active industrial company
  • Attractive employment conditions and fringe benefits
  • A good working atmosphere
  • A long-term position
  • Creative flexibility to solve existing tasks

Interpersonal cooperation and respect in our dealings with each other – this is what you can expect from Habia Cable. If you treasure this just as much as we do, please send your application to

If you have any questions, please contact Frank Thiergarten, Factory Manager, +49 15 20 249 16 72 

We look forward to receiving your informative and complete application.