Germany, Düsseldorf, Finance

Senior Business Controller (d/f/m)

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of 50,000 pioneers around the globe. The teams in our corporate functions enable the best in our dynamic businesses and in our people to maximize our company’s potential. With our leading brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Be the close business partner and trustworthy advisor for the Henkel Consumer Adhesives Business in Germany and Switzerland marketing well-known brands like Pritt, Pattex and Metylan
  • Be a natural driver of (international) Controlling initiatives which benefit steering and process optimizations of the business
  • Drive state-of-the-art financial analysis, forecasting and planning and identify areas for improvements
  • Ensure fast, timely and reliable monthly reporting of financial results in accordance with the relevant Corporate Standards and local laws & regulations
  • Track and forecast business relevant KPIs and provide in-depth analysis
  • Eager to deliver highest level of state-of-the-art business controlling by leveraging digital opportunities and performing a high level of quality, financial governance and business partnering
  • Ensure that the internal controls environment operates effectively ensuring compliance to Corporate Standards and local laws and regulations


  • Degree (preferably Master’s level) in Finance & Accounting
  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience
  • Advanced Excel and Office 365 applications skills and experience with SAP
  • Knowhow in analytical tools like Knime, Python is a plus
  • Engaging team player at heart, growth-oriented entrepreneur in mind
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks & deadlines independently, meet critical deadlines on short notice
  • Excellent analytical, communication, presentation, and problem-solving skills
  • Fluent German & English language skills 

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 23051572
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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