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Cost Controller (m/f/d)

  • 08.11.2022
  • 100%
  • Mitarbeiter
  • Festanstellung

Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers' preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that 'engage your senses'. The Company achieved sales of CHF 6.2 billion in 2019. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 145 locations, the company has almost 14,969 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at

Cost Controller (m/f/d)

As Cost Controller (m/f/d) you will be a member of our Flavours Controlling team. You will contribute to the effectiveness of our Flavours business reporting. You will be based in Dübendorf and reporting directly to the Site Controller.

You will:

  • Monthly and annual closing activities and preparation of financial statements
  • Create multiple reports and analyses as well as reporting of deviations
  • Budgeting, planning and forecasting in cooperation with the Site Controller and the local Management
  • Fixed Asset Management and support of CAPEX projects 
  • Collaboration with local Business Partners
  • Prepare ad-hoc evaluations on behalf of the management
  • Support for internal and external audits
  • Deputy of the Site Controller

You have:

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Controlling, Finance or Business Administration
  • Relevant working experience as a Controller ideally in the manufacturing and / or food industry
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets) and SAP FI/CO
  • Strong analytical thinking combined with a drive for results
  • Proficient in German and English, another language is an asset
  • Team player with strong communication and Business Partnering skills
  • Knowledge of IFRS is a plus
  • Know-How of product costing is a plus

Your benefits in Dübendorf:

  • Excellent opportunities for progressive learning and development
  • 40 hour working week, Flexible working model and Home office
  • Additional paid days off
  • Favorable pension fund contributions
  • Subsidized meals in the Staff restaurant / You benefit from a discounted catering offer (incl. lunch)
  • Sport and leisure club (amenities/showers on site)
  • Discounts at the company shop
  • Free Staff Parking
  • Subsidized: REKA vouchers and SBB half fare travelcard
  • Complimentary beverages (tea, coffee, water)
  • Worldwide private accident coverage and free choice of hospital
  • Worldwide private accident insurance
  • Additional family/education allowance (if applicable)