(Senior) Controller (m/f/d)

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With our brands like essence, CATRICE and L.O.V we established new standards on the international cosmetic market and our brands are available in over 80 countries. We offer interesting, diverse jobs in a strongly growing, dynamic company and are looking for motivated people who want to support us with their expertise.


The job:

  • Regular creation of management reports and profitability calculations for the management
  • Autonomous creation of deviation analysis, including recommendations for action
  • Active participation in the monthly/annual financial statements (HGB and IFRS) as well as in budget and forecast processes
  • Further development of management reports e.g. in the direction of dashboards / cockpits and optimization of internal analysis
  • Participation in internal projects (e.g. further development of own IT systems) as well as in the production of ad-hoc analysis
  • Controlling interface of international cosnova companies/subsidiaries
  • Business partner for the departments and management


The profile:

  • Successfully completed studies in business administration/economics, ideally with vari­ous internships and international experience
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in the controlling area
  • Industry experience in consumer goods is a plus (FMCG)
  • High analytical competence and process understanding with the drive to continuously improve existing analysis and to break new ground
  • Structured independent work, self-initiative and sense of responsibility
  • Strong teamplayer
  • Openness for new topics and projects
  • Communication skills and assertiveness
  • Fluent, very good spoken and written English is essential within the team and international structure
  • Very good MS Office knowledge, especially in Excel, as well as very good SAP and BI know­ledge, Cognos or Infor advantageous



We look forward to receiving your complete job application in English or German, including your salary expectation and earliest possible starting date.

Finance & Controlling

In Finance & Controlling we deal with numbers, data and facts. We are the first contact in the company when it comes to questions regarding product and customer profitability, budgets, key figures and ratios. Furthermore, we consider ourselves as business partners and support our colleagues in Sales, Marketing, Logistics and other departments with business analyses. In addition, we help our General Management in steering the company. Every Euro being processed in the company is monitored by our team and kept in our books. On top, our task is to manage the cash flow and all other financial aspects of the entire cosnova Beauty Group.


The modern, colorful design of our offices is sure to make you feel at ease in your workplace. In addition to healthy food and refreshing drinks, we also believe that it’s important to occasionally take a break from work. In our company, we offer various activities accompanied by personal trainers: our own fitness studio, mountain bike tours or yoga.


Provision Plan

Attractive company pension scheme & other additional benefits, such as private accident insurance, family service PME, health care, basic provision in the event of occupational disability, etc.

Bonus System

In addition to their monthly salary, our employees participate in the success of the company in the form of a bonus system.

Referral Programs

Payment of a financial bonus in case of successful placement of a suitable employee by a cosnova employee.

Personnel Development

Continuous professional development of cosnova employees through in-house training, coaching or external individual measures.

Familiarization Phase

Extensive induction programme for new employees to ensure a fast and smooth entry into the cosnova world.


Each new employee is supported by an experienced colleague for quick integration and support for any questions.

Mobile Working

Flexible working time models (e.g. mobile working) based on our corporate value “trust in people” and our trust working hours – for a good work-life balance for cosnova employees.


Subsidies for childcare in daycare centers and up to five days special leave in the event of a child’s illness – to make it easier for our employees to combine family and career.

PME Family Services

Through the experts of pme family service, cosnova offers support for all situations in life – whether concerning personal, family or professional fields.


After six years within the company, cosnova offers the possibility of special paid leave for a period of 4 weeks during the seventh year.

Additional extra holiday

granting special leave for our employees on special occasions (wedding, birth, etc.)

Exemption for volunteer work

Granting of two days special leave for volunteer work – whether for your own heart projects or as part of a cosnova social activity.

Job ticket

Offer of a subsidised job ticket on a monthly or annual basis for a RMV area-wide use with validity from Monday to Sunday.

Discount Programs

Access to exclusive offers and service providers of well-known manufacturers and brands at special conditions via discount program (e.g. corporate benefits)

Fitness Courses

Varied course programme by trained course trainers – before work, during lunch break or after work to compensate for frequent sitting.

Fitness Studio

Own fitness studio under the direction of professional trainers with cardio and strength training, individual training plans and health check-ups.

Subsidized lunch

Varied lunch (salad buffet, two to three combined dishes) in our modern lounge with subsidy from cosnova.

Fruit and beverages

We offer various free hot and cold drinks in our well-equipped kitchens and fresh fruit delivery (twice a week).

Apply now

We look forward to receiving your complete job application in English or German, including your salary expectation and earliest possible starting date.

Salvatore Perri

Senior Human Resources Manager 06196761561076 S.Perri@cosnova.com