Welcome at Saint-Gobain!
Saint-Gobain designs, produces and distributes materials and solutions which can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. Change the world – not on your own, but in a team that just pursued this mission for over 350 years.
The Innovative Materials sector
comprising the Flat Glass and High Performance Materials Activities, is the source of Saint-Gobain’s technological strength. With its unique portfolio of materials and processes for the habitat and industrial markets, the Sector embodies the Group’s innovation-oriented culture and alone accounts for almost two-thirds of the Group’s total research and development commitment. The goal is to increase the proportion of high value-added, co-developed solutions in the overall mix.
We are looking for a junior Controller (m/f) working within the Finance and Controlling team. Your Reponsibilities include :
Support monthly and annual financial statements according to HGB and IFRS
Support creating budgets and re-forecasts
Manage reporting, special reports and ad-hoc analyzes
Conduct deviation analyzes and derivation of recommended actions
Further development and optimization of controlling
Participate in departmental and cross-departmental projects
Cooperation with Sales, Supply Chain, Purchasing and Shared Service Centers
Background : Bachelor’s Degree in finance and controlling or equivalent is required
Fluent in : German and English, oral and written
Experience : First relevant experience in controlling
Hard skills : Advanced level of Excel and other MS products, knowledge of SAP FI / CO
Soft skills : Proactive way of working, excellent analytical skills, strong level of accuracy, good communication skills and ability to operate independently and as part of a team.
Workplace: Kerpen (Germany, North Rhine-Westfalia, Cologne Area)
Starting date: as of August 2018