Manager Merchandising Teamsport DACH Christopher


Head of International Controlling

Herzogenaurach, Germany

At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what’s next in both sport and culture.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Management and development the International Controlling team
  • Implementation and optimization of reporting instruments and - standards across all subsidiaries of the group
  • Analysis and preparation of budgets, forecasts and strategic planning for subsidiaries and regions
  • Analysis of monthly results of subsidiaries and regions
  • Participation in the annual and semi-annual financial statements process
  • Project management responsibility of cross-functional projects in order to increase efficiency of business processes
  • Strategic development of controlling systems and KPIs within International Controlling

Your Talent

  • All genders are welcome to apply
  • University degree in Business Administration with a major in Finance
  • Extensive experience in a leading position in the area of Controlling / Accounting, ideally within the textile or retail industry
  • Proven project management experience in the area of Controlling and process optimization
  • Excellent leadership skills and the ability to lead a team in an international matrix organization as well as to manage key stakeholders across all functions, regions and hierarchies
  • Very structured and process-oriented approach
  • Strong logical and analytical thinking
  • Great sense of responsibility and independence
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in German and English

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.