For our office in Düsseldorf we are currently looking to hire a

Business Controller (m/f/d)

Why Statkraft?

Statkraft has been making clean energy possible for over a century. That’s what we offer. 125 years of unrivalled expertise in supplying the world with what it needs most. We envision a world that runs entirely on renewable energy. Because in the fight against climate change, we don’t see renewable energy as part of the solution – we believe it must be the solution. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match.

But there’s more work to be done – that’s why we need you to join us.

Your department:

The Finance department within the business Area European Wind & Solar (E) is responsible for financial reporting, performance management, business controlling and supporting projects. This Business Controller position is part of the Business Partner and Controlling team. Reporting to the Business Partner for the relevant area, the Business Controller has a supporting role to line/project management and asset owners in Germany. Wind and solar activities in Germany include development of early stage wind and solar projects. In addition, we are currently planning an acquisition of a portfolio of 39 windparks in Germany.

Your role:

  • Support the Asset Owner in Germany & Business Partner to drive business performance, create value through useful analysis and adequate business controlling tools and processes.
  • Assume Project controller role for wind and solar development projects in Germany until ready-to-be build stage.
  • Analyse and report financial figures to the management.
  • Develop and follow up relevant KPIs, figures and reports for line and project managers.
  • Performance management throughout the year including budgeting, forecasting and target setting.
  • Benchmark and analyse of the relevant business in cooperation with Asset Owners.
  • Support Due diligence processes in investments and divestments.

About you:

We look for a Business Controller (m/f/d) with the essential skills to future-proof our business and renewable energy solutions. That includes:

  • University degree in accountancy, finance or similar with documented extensive experience in the field.
  • Minimum 3 years+ of relevant experience.You
  • Relevant business knowledge and understanding.
  • Experience within a project-lead business in a multinational set-up is desirable.
  • Analytical, process and result-oriented.
  • Independent self-starter, able to prioritize tasks and effectively work under pressure.
  • Ability to cooperate and build relationships across the wider business.
  • Good communication skills in English and German.
  • Strong knowledge desired on applications including ERP/BW systems (SAP), MS Excel, and other MS applications.

What we offer

A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. Together, we work on the front lines of changing the game for renewable energy. From hydrogen development to algorithmic trading and everything in between. We have 125 years of unrivalled expertise in creating the technologies that put ecosystems, communities and our environment first. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. This includes:

  • Unlimited learning opportunities at various levels of the organisation including Linkedin Learning and inspiring leaderships program like IMD
  • The chance to grow your career alongside a truly global network of experts, leaders, specialists and graduates from different countries and backgrounds
  • The opportunity to work somewhere with pride, and to be able to honestly say “My work is contributing to saving the planet”
  • A work culture that puts emphasis on the individual, offering flexible working solutions, parental leave and work life balance principles
  • Monetary childcare subsidy to support you and your family
  • A focus on fun outside of work, supported by various activity groups such as soccer, yoga, sailing, climbing, boxing, cabin rentals, and much more
  • German language courses for non-native speakers

Statkraft manages critical infrastructure and services in several countries. The applicant must be eligible for security clearance and authorisation.

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Expected Start Date:

as soon as possible


Düsseldorf, Germany


Raul Frincu (Talent Acquisition Specialist)

Telephone: +49 (0) 211 60244 211

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Office address:

0283 Oslo