Senior Controller (m/f/d), permanent full time position, immediate start possible

Written by Ulla Gordon June 26th, 2023

Biogents AG is an innovative and internationally recognized company in the field of mosquito control with headquarters in Regensburg. Here, 38 employees are currently working in two business areas: the development, production and sales of highly efficient mosquito traps as well as in contract services for external parties, e.g. efficacy evaluation of mosquito repellents and related products. Research and development are key features of Biogents: our scientists and technicians continuously improve products, develop new methods, and constantly expand our company's expertise.

Job Description:

  • Financial Management: oversee all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting.
  • Manage accounting operations such as accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger, cost accounting, inventory accounting, and revenue recognition.
  • Financial reporting: prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements for our company and our subsidiary in the US.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: coordinate and lead the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts and report variances.
  • Regulatory Reporting: coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting for each country in which the subsidiaries are located.
  • Regulatory Compliance: research and ensure compliance with technical accounting issues and applicable financial regulations in each country.
  • Internal Controls: Develop and maintain internal control policies and procedures to safeguard company assets and ensure accurate financial reporting.
  • Manage financial risks by implementing appropriate risk management strategies and monitoring financial performance indicators.
  • Tax Filings: Manage and comply with local, state and federal reporting requirements and tax returns in each jurisdiction.
  • Lead and develop the finance team, providing guidance, coaching and support to ensure team effectiveness and professional growth.
  • Assist management in achieving business development goals.

Your profile:

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field. Advanced degrees such as an MBA in Accounting may be an advantage.
  • Professional certifications: relevant professional certifications in accounting or finance.
  • Approximately 10 years of professional experience in finance (accounting and management accounting), demonstrating a solid background in financial management and reporting.
  • Technical Skills: Very good command of financial software and tools, including Microsoft Office, DATEV and other accounting software.
  • Strong leadership and management skills with the ability to effectively lead and develop a finance team.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to interpret financial data and produce meaningful reports and insights.
  • Excellent attention to detail, organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams and present financial information to stakeholders.
  • Adaptability: ability to work in a dynamic and multinational environment, adapt to cultural differences and work effectively with teams in different countries.
  • Excellent German and English skills, ideally you also speak French.

What we offer:

  • Diversified and exciting tasks
  • A secure job in a solid company with fast growing markets
  • An open and fair corporate culture with an excellent working atmosphere, flat organizational structures and short communication channels.
  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Employee appraisals: regular exchange at eye level
  • Flexitime
  • Performance-related income
  • Annual company events
    Collage quer 2023 Mitarbeiter


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