Senior Business Controller (m/f/x)

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Date: 05-May-2019

Location: Munich, Germany, 81379

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe

Legal Entity: Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH


Passion for Innovation. Compassion for Patients.™

Daiichi Sankyo and its 15.000 employees in more than 20 countries are dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for hypertension and thrombotic disorders, under the Group’s 2025 Vision to become a “Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology”. Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany and we have affiliates in 12 European countries. For more information:

For our European Headquarter in Munich we are seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position:


Senior Business Controller (m/f/x)


Key responsibilities:

  • You will act as a Finance Business Partner within the European organization and coordinate planning processes with business and affiliates, analyze cost developments and the identification of measures and report regularly to management
  • You will be involved in setting up, expanding and maintaining reporting structures, including the definition of KPIs and controlling standards in accordance with current requirements and the financial preparation of business plans
  • You will independently carry out budget planning and prepare forecast reports including opportunity and risk analyses
  • You support management in decision-making by providing reporting, planning and controlling
  • You will work independently on controlling projects to initiate optimization measures within the scope of your area of responsibility
  • You coordinate, report and monitor the headcount with regard to controlling for the local functions
  • Provide insights so that the business can achieve our common goals
  • Participate in the development of the company’s strategic plans
  • Establish new European tools and define efficient processes
  • Collaborate in and lead cross-functional projects


Professional experience and personal skills:

  • You have completed your business studies (diploma or master's degree) or a comparable field of study with very good results and proven experience as a Business Controller
  • 5+ years of experience in Finance/Controlling
  • Strong communication, reporting and presentation skills
  • Result oriented with a strong affinity for numbers in financial contexts that enables you to quickly think your way into complex tasks
  • Experience in modern planning & reporting tools
  • Fluency in English, German would be a plus
  • Readiness and willingness to work internationally in a senior financial/business partnering role within the European group of companies



What we offer:


We offer an interesting, diversified and challenging position, good contractual conditions, flexible working models, all the social benefits of a modern company and a professional environment where you will have the opportunity for personal growth.


Please apply online at our Career Portal. We are looking foward to hearing from you.