Project Manager (m/f/d)

Country:  Germany
City:  Aachen
Department:  Corporate Functions
Job ID:  41895


Our Corporate Functions teams make sure everything at Grünenthal runs smoothly by bringing together people with a wide range of skills – from experts in finance, IT, HR, law and compliance through to business strategists and creative media minds. If you’re a great collaborator and a strong communicator, you’ll feel right at home here. Join our team and join forces with colleagues across our business to maximise our company’s positive impact on patients and their families.


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

  • Together with the Head of Group Planning & Reporting and the Planning Director CFO area you will design and implement the guiderails for our future financial planning & reporting
  • Key pillars of the transformation are the centralization, harmonization and professionalisation of reporting and planning processes and content
  • Development and roll-out of change strategy
  • Cross-functional collaboration with other business units
  • Storytelling of financial short and long-term development to internal and external parties
  • Drive strategic financial analysis for C-level

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

  • 3-5 years work experience in corporate finance & controlling
  • Proven investor relation or related experience (e.g. working in a stock-listed company)
  • Relevant project management experience
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline
  • Ability to analyze and structure complex problems as well as to develop solutions 
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry is a plus
  • Management Consulting experience is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and stakeholder management skills with proven ability to work with colleagues at all levels of the organization
  • English fluent in written and verbal form


What are some local benefits

Hybrid working model

  • Bilingual daycare centre “Karlinis“ and holiday activities for employees’ children
  • 30 holidays, plus 6-8 bridging days and possibility to convert salary into up to 5 additional holidays
  • (E-) Bike leasing and e-charging stations


About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, privately-owned 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 focussing 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 more than 100 countries. In 2021, Grünenthal employed around 4,500 people and achieved sales of € 1.5 bn.

Your HR contact:
Marlen Brandl

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