Financial controller

Deutsche Post DHL

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
By agreement
Wage (gross)
From 1700 EUR gross monthly pay and other financial and non-financial benefits. The salary can vary based on experiences and personal skills.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for Financial controller for division Global Forwarding in Bratislava.

Main responsibilities:
• You work for a dynamic and ambitious organization and are the key financial business partner and advisor to the CFO and Management team (SMT)
• provides financial transparency on the Gross Margin, key cost levers and supports/drives cost optimization and GP improvement by preparing compelling, relevant fact based analysis (eg regular reporting and analysis of customer, tradelane, file profitability and other KPI’s)
• Oversees that the monthly and yearly financial closing processes are done on a timely and accurate manner and prepares the related reporting accordingly
• Implement procedures, internal processes and decision-making tools
• Build-up and follow-up on budgets, forecast and business plans
• Challenge Operations/branches on budgets and business targets
• Implement and support Global initiatives in an context of continuous improvement
• Identify financial risks, propose and implement solutions to mitigate these risks
• Explain and comment results deviations per products/branches and make aware of any drift in comparison with year to date and previous year
• Perform the monthly reconciliation (Steering Logic)
• Support on internal and external audit requests

• Minimum of Bachelor of Business Administration/ Finance and/ or Logistics
• Ability to analyze and comment financial data
• Ability to create and manage financial tools
• Good command of English (for daily verbal and non-verbal communication)
• Strong analytical skills and detailed orientated
• Proficient in the use of MS office (Excel and PowerPoint)
• IFRS knowledge desirable, but not essential
• Stress resistant
• Hands on and proactive mentality
• Team spirit and challenging but accommodating
• Ability to learn

Employee perks, benefits

Working for large international company,
Working in a pleasant working environment,
Opportunities for personal development and professional growth supported by the necessary educational activities,
Further information will be communicated on the personal meeting.

Information about the selection process

The personal data presented in the CV will be processed and stored by DHL Logistics (Slovakia) s.r.o. a DHL Exel s.r.o. in accordance with Act No. 18/2018 Coll. On the Protection of Personal Data as amended. The personal information will be exclusively processed for the purpose of selecting suitable candidates for the advertised vacancy. After the selection process or 6 months the latest after receiving your personal data all your personal information will be destroyed in accordance with the Law.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and Slovak - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

Main requirements:
• Educated to university degree level,
• Minimum 2 year experience in similar role,
• Fluent Slovak speaker, able to communicate in English,
• Advanced Excel user,
• General knowledge of corporate finance (accounting principles, taxes),
• Team player, communicative person with can do attitude, time flexibility.


Brief description of the company

DHL is the global market leader of the international express and logistics industry, specializing in providing innovative and customized solutions from a single source. DHL offers expertise in express, air and ocean freight, overland transport, contract logistic solutions as well as international mail services, combined with worldwide coverage and an in-depth understanding of local markets. DHL's international network links more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. 285,000 employees are dedicated to providing fast and reliable services that exceed customers' expectations.

Informácie o ochrane osobných údajov:

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

DHL Logistics (Slovakia), spol. s r.o., Divízia DHL Global Forwarding
Letisko M. R. Štefánika, Ivánska cesta 65
821 04 Bratislava,,,
ID: 3549687  Dátum zverejnenia: 28.11.2019  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny: From 1700 EUR gross monthly pay and other financial and non-financial benefits. The salary can vary based on experiences and personal skills.