Key User - Controlling (m/f/d)

Key User - Controlling (m/f/d)

Field of Work:  Controlling

Berlin, BE, DE

Legal Entity:  KWS Berlin GmbH (0017)
Contract Type:  Regular
Is Full Time?:  Yes
Onsite/ Remote:  Hybrid Working Within Country
Job ID:  13647


KWS Berlin GmbH is a dynamic and internationally oriented subsidiary of a German group with a long tradition and family ownership structure. For our Global Transaction Center in the heart of Berlin, we are looking for a committed Key User - Controlling (m/f/d) with immediate effect. If you enjoy supporting and developing the controlling function from a process and technical perspective in a dynamic and international company, we look forward to getting to know you soon. The position is permanent and full-time.


Your tasks:

  • Translate functional business requirements into technical system requirements (change requests)
  • Monitor and support development, testing, and implementation of change requests
  • Review, assess, and release documentation of functional system tests (UAT) for upgrades and enhancements
  • Documentation of business processes and process changes 
  • Support the definition, implementation, and enhancement of roles and authorizations of related systems
  • Perform expert role within the team for a core process and/or system
  • Initiate and develop improvement processes and automation solutions and contribute to their implementation

Your profile:

  • University degree in Accounting, Controlling or Information Technology
  • Professional experience in business operations (accounts payables, cost controlling, etc.)
  • Several years of professional user experience and advanced knowledge in the required SAP module (FI, CO, etc.) and additional functional IT systems (S/4 CPH, SolMan, xFlow, etc.)
  • Professional experience in a Global Business Services (GBS) organization highly beneficial
  • Fluent in English, additional languages (German, Spanish, French, Russian) beneficial
  • Results orientation, initiative and willingness to change
  • Assertiveness, hands-on mentality and the ability to work under pressure
  • Strong analytical, conceptional, and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills and intercultural sensitivity
  • Digital mindset with strong focus on end-to-end business processes


Our offer:

  • Attractive salary
  • 30 days of holiday
  • Subsidies for the public transport ticket and offer of bicycle leasing
  • Participation in the development of controlling processes
  • Integration into a friendly and motivated team
  • Promotion of individual performance through further training
  • Family-friendly environment with flexible working hours


We are looking forward to your application using our online application system SuccessFactors! Please click the “Apply” button which you can find in the online ad.



About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. Over 5,000 employees in more than 70 countries generated net sales of around €1.8 billion in the fiscal year 2022/2023. A company with a tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, vegetables, oilseed rape and sunflower. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods to continuously improve yield for farmers and plants’ resistance to diseases, pests, and abiotic stress. To that end, the company invested more than €300 million last fiscal year in research and development. For more information: Follow us on LinkedIn® at

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