Great opportunity to join a fast growing, truly international team with one of Germany’s show case high-tech companies, recently recognised by Forrester Research as one of the breakout vendors in „Content Intelli­gence“. Acrolinx GmbH has grown within a very short period into a continuously award winning, globally leading provider of Artificial Intelligence software for enterprise content creation with subsidiaries in EMEA, APAC, and the US. Its outstanding solution is trusted by more and more of the world’s greatest brands, including Cisco, Facebook, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Nestle, Oracle, PayPal, SAP, Siemens, and Volvo. To support our global growth, we are looking for a Controlling Manager, reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer.

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Be the sparring partner for the top management in all topics with commercial relevance.
  • Act as a business partner for the sales leaders to manage and control operating results.
  • Conduct weekly (sales) and monthly (P&L, cash, balance) deviation analysis, reporting, and forecasting.
  • Facilitate mid- and long-term planning
  • Maintain and enhance costs as well as activity accounting (cost centre and cost units accounting).
  • Continuously improve the controlling process, tools, and the KPI framework.
  • Ad-hoc analysis and special projects e.g. the implementation of new software
  • Support year-end closing for the group.

Your skills and experiences

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Controlling, or Finance – alternatively, commercial apprenticeship with further corresponding training
  • Several years‘ professional experience as a sales or group controller – ideally, in an international, fast growing software or high-tech company
  • High IT-affinity with advanced skills in MS Office applications (especially Excel) and common ERP/CRM solutions (especially Salesforce)
  • Distinct knowledge of controlling methods (e.g. cost accounting, calculation, performance measurement, and business intelligence systems)
  • Very good analytical thinking, numerical reasoning, and target-oriented communication
  • Excellent language skills in English and German
  • High degree of
    • autonomous and collaborative working,
    • loyalty, assertiveness, and determination to get things accomplished,
    • entrepreneurial spirit, flexibility, and resilience

Your benefits

  • Global responsibilities with a high degree of autonomy and many opportunities to make an impact
  • Continuous opportunities for training as well as expanding your skills and experiences alongside the global growth of the company
  • Start-up environment with flat, informal hierarchies and quick decision-making processes
  • Being part of a truly diverse and international team
  • Very attractive compensation with upside for strong performance
  • 30 vacation days/year, flexible working hours, and an attractive range of other benefits
  • Modern office in the heart of Berlin-Mitte

How to Apply

If the position of a Controlling Manager at Acrolinx sounds exciting to you, please send your résumé to

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