Business Controller Power (f/m/d)

Apply now »

Date: 25 May 2023

Location: Düsseldorf, DE

Company: Uniper



Our Business Controlling Power team in Düsseldorf is looking for YOU!



What we offer
At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.



How we work
Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.



What we are looking for

  • Act as a business partner and counterparty to Uniper’s Power Function by providing commercial business support in order to drive performance
  • Provide analysis on the implications of environmental changes (e.g. commodity prices, market conditions, regulation) on performance, assess threats and weaknesses and initiate countermeasures
  • Manage overall processes for creating, analysing and commenting on monthly & quarterly reports, forecasts and mid-term planning
  • Give recommendations for decision making via critically appraising projects, investments and contracts as well as portfolio reviews, performance measurement, business model & KPI setup
  • Engage into cross-functional projects to further enhance the existing system, planning & reporting landscape
  • Actively drive continues improvement of reporting processes and tools
  • Further develop and enhance interfaces to Financial Controlling, Accounting, Risk and Data Management teams



Who we are seeking

  • Education in Economics, Finance, Business Administration, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • High level of relevant controlling expertise and/or substantial understanding of the energy trading environment and its competitive landscape
  • Experience within power trading & power asset optimization business
  • Knowledge of relevant IT-systems (e.g. Microsoft PowerBI or other BI-Tools, SQL based Data base systems)
  • Strong analytical mind-set and willingness to drive performance and change
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to present data in a clear and easily understandable way
  • Proactiveness and ability to cooperate in a cross-functional environment; high personal responsibility and tolerance to stress
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, knowledge of additional languages would be an advantage




If you have any questions about this role, please contact:

Lina Zafari

Please note that applications by e-mail cannot be considered for data protection reasons.



Job information

Contract type: Unlimited  
Working Hours:     Full time,  




Uniper is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from appropriately qualified and suitable candidates regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, worldview, sexual identity or family status. We promote diversity, equality and flexible working.