About CBM

CBM (registered as CBM Christoffel-Blindenmission Christian Blind Mission e.V.) is an international development organisation committed to improving the quality of life of persons with disabilities in the poorest communities of the world. Based on our Christian values and more than 100 years of professional expertise, we address poverty as a cause and a consequence of disability. We work in partnership to create an inclusive society for all.
To to keep pace with growth, we are recruiting a Senior Controller acting in the role of a Finance Business Partner.
The position is unlimited  with  39 h / week.

These are your responsibilities

The Finance Business Partner will provide targeted strategic insights across the relevant business units by basing these insights on operational performance, trends and risk. The main activities in this role will include:

  • Improve the impact and understanding of financial reporting on business performance

  • Provide analysis and delivering insights that link financial reports to business strategies

  • Support on all financial matters that are key to achievement of strategic and operational objectives for the business

  • Support an efficient and effective forecasting process and pays close attention to major spend categories

  • Identification of and mitigating potential risks per CBM’s risk register as monitored on a regular basis

  • Responsibility for the delivery of inputs, insights and analysis to key planning processes for the business

  • Preparation of additional ad hoc analyses and recommendations

  • Support of business in the development of budgets and forecasts on project proposals

  • Act as a catalyst and sparring partner in driving forward initiatives critical to delivering business strategies

  • Timely preparation, analysis and interpretation of management information, business plans and forecasts related to specific divisions and organization, and to recommend actions based on the analyses

  • Develop appropriate metrics to monitor performance against set key objectives

These are your qualifications

  • Relevant university degree is desirable

  • Profound working experience in a similar function, preferably with an international development organization

  • High competence to pro-actively manage expectations of senior management

  • Ability to identify and address areas of improvements (efficiency, growth and risk)

  • Deep understanding of value flows of business (responsibilities and processes)

  • Professional proficiency in English and German

  • Experience in Microsoft Office Packages (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access, incl. Teams) as well as SharePoint Solutions and ERP systems

  • Committed to CBM’s vision, mission and values

What we offer

  • A meaningful position with a lot of creative freedom in the world's leading organisation in the field of Disability Inclusive Development

  • A fair salary and extensive social benefits based on the collective bargaining system of Diakonie Deutschland (AVR-DD), 30 days holiday, company pension scheme and a wide range of further training opportunities 

  • Particularly good opportunities to balance work and private life through flexible working hours and generous regulations regarding mobile work

  • An approachable, agile organisation with self-reliant people in a diverse and collegial team and great team spirit

  • A modern building with barrier-free workplaces, very good IT equipment and a variety of social rooms such as a canteen, shower, relaxation room, etc.

  • Living and working in an attractive metropolitan and holiday region

How to apply

Please apply exclusively online via our applicant portal (see APPLY NOW).
A letter of motivation, CV and relevant (work) references complete your application.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Your contact person: Ms Gabriele  Lemmert , Tel.: +49 (0) 6251 131 263

We would like to further promote diversity in our teams and therefore welcome applications from people of different ethnic and social backgrounds, religions and world views, different ages and genders, and especially from people with disabilities.

*Suitability is decisive, gender is irrelevant!

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Beschäftigungsart Festanstellung
Arbeitszeit Vollzeit
Qualifikation Abschluss Hochschule / Duales Studium / Berufsakademie
Keywords Betriebswirt für Controlling (m/w/d), Betriebswirt für Rechnungswesen und Controlling (m/w/d), Controller (m/w/d)
Arbeitsort Stubenwald-Allee 5, 64625 Bensheim


CBM Christoffel-Blindenmission Christian Blind Mission e.V.

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Gabriele Lemmert

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