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Controlling Business Partner

Country:  Portugal
City:  Lisbon
Department:  Corporate Functions
Job ID:  44074

Job Grade:  

Hiring Manager: Morraceira Silvia 

Internal Posting Date:  07/05/2024 


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:

  • Serve as controlling business partner to the aforementioned corporate functions;
  • Generate business acumen in order to provide the financial controlling point of view enabling decision making;
  • Provide guidance in order to ensure compliance with controlling standards within the function;
  • Become an expert on our planning systems, timelines, requirements and processes in order to align with corporate functions and ensure compliance with our planning processes;
  • Conduct processes within the function's scope, complying with timming and quality standards;
  • Enact a continuous improvment mindset and actively use tools and a proactive mindsets in pro of efficiency and standardization.


What you'll bring to the table:

  • 5 to 6 years of professional experience in a financial controlling function in multinational setting;
  • Acadmeic background in finance/Controlling or related fields. Master degree is a plus;
  • Background in Pharma is a plus;
  • Proven experience as a business partner to seior organizational functions;
  • Experience with any of the detailed corporate functions is a plus;
  • SAP/CO experience is a plus;
  • Financial Controlling/Accounting;
  • Budgeting and Forecasdting methodologies;
  • Financial Business Partner;
  • Business partner/challenger;
  • Result driven & value adding;
  • Very high degree of "curiosity";
  • Outstanding customer service and interperonal skills;
  • Strong team player and networker;
  • English fluency.


Morraceira Silvia, the Hiring Manager


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 27 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in approx. 100 countries. In 2023, Grünenthal employed around 4,400 people and achieved revenues of € 1.8 bn.

Your HR contact:
Sara Marques

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