Controlling Specialist - Material Science (m/f/d)


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Finance / Accounting

Controlling Specialist - Material Science (m/f/d)

Our team in Essen currently has an opening for a Controlling Specialist - Material Science (m/f/d)


  • Provide planning and analysis support for industry-specific management of the business
  • Establish best possible transparency for informed decision making and high performance
  • Provision of monthly, quarterly and annual reporting
  • Budget planning, forecasting and other planning processes (e.g. strategic planning)
  • Prepare investment decisions and related business cases
  • Ad-hoc analyses according to current industry-specific issues
  • Maintain and develop business intelligence systems and solutions


  • Academic degree in business administration with focus on Accounting and/or Finance
  • Ideally 2-5 years in Finance/ Controlling experience, low level of supervision required
  • Excellent analytical skills (High level of quality / accuracy of work)
  • Experience in working in an international environment
  • Team player - Strong communications and interpersonal skills, working across all levels, and functions
  • Strong IT skills (especially Excel and PowerPoint); experience in SAP and implementation of reporting software (HFM, Hyperion Enterprise, Qlik Sense) advantageous
  • Experience in the Rubber, Polymers or Coatings & Construction industry advantageous
  • Fluency in English, German would be a plus


We offer you challenging and varied tasks as part of the business transformation at Brenntag in an exciting work environment. In addition to performance-based remuneration, you can expect comprehensive social benefits, such as holiday pay, a Christmas bonus, a company pension, an employee's saving scheme etc. as well as the security of a large company. Furthermore, we offer you attractive personal retirement plans.


We look forward receiving your application.
Tim Hefendehl