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Business Controller - Manufacturing

Sector Location Job type Salary
140000 CHF base
Date added
1 October, 2020

Job Description

For our Multinational client, we are seeking a Business Controller – Manufacturing to manage a significant Business including the responsibility for cost accounting for a local site. Building the team from scratch, this person will have a direct input into the culture of the Business.


Business Controller – Manufacturing, Bern, Switzerland


The main duties and responsibilities of the Business Controller – Manufacturing are:

  • Assisting Business GM in constructing the finance strategy for the Business
  • Liaising with operations to create a strong relationship with the finance department
  • Creation of finance department, coaching and development of the individuals
  • Accounting, reporting, budgeting forecasting for a Business within a multinational
  • Business Partnering at strategic and management level
  • Overall responsibility for closing activities


The skills you will require for a Business Controller – Manufacturing are:

  • Accounting qualification (CIMA, ACCA, CPA)
  • Experience of cost accounting in a manufacturing environment (variance analysis, standard costs)
  • Strong management ability with preferred experience in hiring
  • ERP knowledge, SAP FI CO preferred
  • English, German fluency


If you are interested in applying for this Business Controller – Manufacturing role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call John Bower in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.