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Graduate People Analytics & HR Controlling (m/f/d)

Country:  Germany
City:  Aachen
Department:  Corporate Functions
Job ID:  43897


For our Global Graduate Programme, we are looking for YOU as a rising star – lateral thinker, visionary, team player, creative head or globetrotter!

Our 24-month programme offers you a unique experience through a personalized programme. This cross-functional role is a key contact point between our Global Human Resources & our Group Controlling areas of the company. Impactful projects with top management visibility will give you a flying start in your career.


What the job looks like
Each day you'll enjoy a variety of challenges, such as:

  • Becoming a cross-functional interface between the HR and Finance community by building a strong network between the areas of our Global Human Resources & our Group Controlling teams (including national & international rotations)
  • Proactive creation of forward looking data insights by developing and analyzing HR / people related KPIs and corresponding development of actionable strategies 
  • Performing of regular reportings (annual report, FTE reporting etc.), as well as the further development of the overall reporting landscape (dashboards, etc.) 
  • Support of the annual FTE forecast and FTE budget processes (including personnel cost) by taking data insights into consideration
  • Working on your development, which is supported by a mentor, including ambition talks, coaching sessions & performing reviews
  • You will participate in global trainings for all graduates as well as customized ones per individual programme
  • Additionally, you will be part of our Global Graduate Network


What you'll bring to the table
To make the most of this role and truly thrive, you should have:

  • An excellent degree in Business Administration, IT Systems engineering, industrial engineering or related degrees with the focus in controlling, statistics, or business analytics
  • First professional experience with data analysis tools, such as Power BI, Python etc., as well as an overall understanding of HR and Finance processes and its’ meaning in a company would be beneficial (e.g. through internships)
  • Strong communication, intercultural and social skills, as well as an enthusiastic can-do attitude and the drive to shape your processes every day
  • Fluency in English and German
  • And the strong motivation to learn and grow as a future leader in our company


Come on board & look forward to:

  • Attractive compensation and extensive social benefits
  • 30 vacation days plus bridging days
  • Subsidized lunch, free provision of water & coffee
  • Wide range of company benefits e.g. health initiatives & sports activities
  • Top modern international working environment 

About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, fully-integrated pharmaceutical company, we have a long track record of bringing innovative treatments and state-of-the-art technologies to patients worldwide. Our purpose is to change lives for the better – and innovation is our passion. We are focusing all of our activities and efforts on working towards our vision of a world free of pain.

Grünenthal is headquartered in Aachen, Germany, and has affiliates in 28 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in approx. 100 countries. In 2022, Grünenthal employed around 4,400 people and achieved revenues of € 1.7 bn.

Your HR contact:
Anne Severich

Meet our teams
LinkedIn: Grunenthal Group
Instagram: @grunenthal

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