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Financial Controller (f/m/d)

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Date: 17-Mar-2023

Location: Düsseldorf, DE

Company: Uniper



Our Accounting, Financial Controlling & Internal Controls team in Düsseldorf sucht SIE!!!



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

  • The Financial Controller (m/w/d) is responsible for engaging and supporting a multi-functional financial team in continuously improving processes and sustaining these improvements in our state-of-the-art forecasting and reporting processes
  • You work together with line managers, Subject Matter Experts (SME), Operational Excellence Navigators and team members across financial departments to facilitate, manage and support the identification of process weak points and identifying improvement opportunities and co-shaping the strategy to engage team members towards process improvement
  • You are a major contributor in further improving and developing tools that enable more efficient ways of working (e.g further improving the use of Closing Pilot® through the use of digital tools or AI solutions, exploring new developments) that would add value for end users



Who we are seeking

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Accounting, Economics or related financial discipline or equivalent hands-on experience in process auditing and doing internal control testing

           Lean or Six Sigma Yellow or Green Belt is an advantage

  • Experience
    • Several years of experience in the field of process optimization or analysis in the field of company process auditing or consulting, or
    • Hands- on experience with common tools for process analysis and improvement  (e.g. process flow charting, root cause analysis, KPI implementation, identification of process ‘waste’, measurement /recording of process lead time), or
    • A similar process-oriented role
  • Language
    • English – advanced (speaking, reading & writing) 
    • German - advantageous




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,  
Start Date:  

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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.