Uniper - Financial Controller

We are looking for our Corporate Controlling Team in Düsseldorf for You!

What we offer

At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. 

How we work

Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration.
This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.

What we are looking for

  • Analysis of Uniper Group’s financial performance including measure-oriented decision proposals to the Uniper Management Board in the context of mid-term planning as well as management reporting

  • Preparation of financial planning scenarios and analysis of their implications for the Uniper Group; set up and coordination of planning and capital allocation processes and definition of analytical tools (e.g. for cost or cashflow analysis)

  • Enhancement and application of the instruments and key metrics for value-based management; return and cashflow analyses of Uniper’s portfolio

  • Support international business in controlling related questions and steer communication for Uniper’s Group internal and external financials

  • Preparation of special purpose analyses

  • Working in Group-wide projects regarding financial steering

Who we are seeking

  • Excellent university degree in Business / Finance with a major in Controlling, Finance and / or Accounting and experience in Controlling, Finance, Advisory or M&A

  • Excellent and proven know-how in methods and processes for financial steering (planning, financial KPI analysis, value based management, cashflow, IFRS), further knowledge in valuation / long term financial modelling (company and project valuation) would be a plus

  • Capability and interest in deep analysis of steering concepts and their application to concrete business issues,

  • Strong numerical, conceptual and analytical skills with the ability to interpret data and information and present it in a clear and logical format to the respective audience including top management to facilitate decision making

  • Strong and positive attitude towards change management: Initiating change / new ideas and driving implementation even in difficult phases

  • High level of self-organization, commitment, personal drive, energy, flexibility and ability to work under pressure to meet challenging targets

  • Excellent communication / presentation skills

  • Fluent in English, further Uniper languages (e.g. German or Russian) would be a plus

About us

We have extensive knowledge of global and regional energy markets with their different regulatory systems and market conditions. Uniper has the equipment, knowledge and skills to succeed as an established energy business.
We have various expertise in the construction, management and operation of large power plants, as well as in the optimisation and risk management of assets and contracts. At Uniper, people work with one common goal: The reliable supply of energy.

Uniper is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.