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Junior Financial Controller 80%-100% (m/f/d)


Lenzburg, CH

Date:  Jul 15, 2022

For the Corporate Controlling Department at our headquarters in Lenzburg, Switzerland, we are currently looking for a


Junior Financial Controller Hero Group (80 - 100%)


The Group Controlling team provides timely, accurate and decision-relevant information to the Executive Board and management of the Group to support value creation and performance management. 

In this role, you get the opportunity to take broad responsibilities within the Group Controlling function with a focus to master proper internal reporting as well as to act as the content expert of the Hero Group Business Intelligence (BI) solution. In addition, this role offers the possibility to participate in the further development of Hero Finance. You are interacting with the finance managers of the subsidiaries as well with Group management. In your position, you are closely working together with, and you are directly reporting to our Vice President Corporate Controlling, Tax & Treasury. 

Your main responsibilities
•    Coordinate the monthly reporting process. Analyze the results of the Group and the subsidiaries, and prepare management information to the Executive Board
•    Manage the Group reporting timetable and coordinate financial planning cycles
•    Prepare presentations to the Executive Board and the Board of Directors
•    Support the Group Accounting Director in financial consolidation and provide systems support
•    Contribute to the preparation of the annual report in cooperation with the Group Accounting Director
•    Act as content expert of the Hero Group Business Intelligence solution including
       - Manage daily data stewardship process
       - Manage month-end closing process
       - Being competence center ensuring good data quality
       - Maintain and improve business intelligence report solutions 
       - Assist business platform owner in managing the global Business Intelligence community and in project tasks
•    Project management tasks to further develop the finance function


Your profile
•    Degree in Business Administration (Bachelor degree or higher), preferably with a specialization in Finance / Controlling
•    Some professional experience in finance is a plus, preferably in an international environment
•    Fluent in English, German is a plus


Key competencies
•    Credibility, high ethical standards, demonstrate integrity and respect for others
•    Advanced skills to analyze financial data and to draw well-reasoned conclusions
•    Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and to write in a clear and succinct manner
•    Work well with a group of people and strong communication skills
•    Initiative and eager to further develop the areas of responsibility
•    Good planning and organization skills to coordinate and keep track of different workstreams

Good reasons to work for Hero

  • A challenging, varied job with a lot of creative freedom in a successful company
  • A modern workplace and an international team 
  • Flexible working hours and high independence within your area of responsibility
  • Competitive employment and working conditions 

More about us

We are an international food company that is passionate about good, natural food. Since our foundation in 1886, our ethos remains unchanged – making high quality, natural products that are easily available to consumers.

If the mix of strong Swiss roots with the international flair of a global corporation appeals to you, and you appreciate the freedom to work independently, then we should definitely get to know each other.

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