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Operations Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF150000 - CHF180000
Date added
15 February, 2021

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Finance professional with solid expertise in Operational Controlling in a manufacturing environment.


Operations Controller, Zurich, Switzerland


In this international Operations Controller role, you will require strong leadership and business partnering skills with a hands-on approach. You will play a key role in the development of the Supply Chain function across the region, with a strong focus on change management.


The Operations Controller role will include:

  • Production of forecasts, budgets and cost reviews for manufacturing plants.
  • Management of the financial drivers that deliver value.
  • Work closely with Plant Controllers, Procurement and Logistics teams.
  • Drive financial analysis and implementation for major projects.
  • Involvement in pricing discussions.
  • Challenge, understand and communicate standard cost variances.
  • Team management


Skills required:

  • Degree level qualification or above in Finance or related subject.
  • Background in an international manufacturing environment.
  • Core Finance expertise in Supply Chain and Operational Controlling.
  • Fluency in English, German or other European languages would be desirable.
  • Strong communication and business partnering skills.
  • Strong IT skills, ideally experience with SAP.
  • Strong people management skills and a hands-on approach


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