Senior Controller / Finance Manager (m/f/d) – Join SLS Europe

Serum Life Science Europe GmbH (SLS Europe) is a leading private company with a 20-year history in developing vaccines and biopharmaceuticals from academic research to market authorization. Since July 2018 our main shareholder has been the Serum Institute of India Pvt. Ltd. (SIIPL), the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer. We are committed to transforming innovative research into life-saving medical solutions.

Opportunity: We are currently seeking a dedicated Senior Controller / Finance Manager to join our finance team on a full-time basis. This role offers the opportunity to contribute to the financial health and growth of our company by ensuring accurate financial reporting and effective financial planning and control.

Your Role

  • Preparation of weekly, monthly, and quarterly financial reports.
  • Preparation of annual financial statements according to German Commercial Code (HGB) and support of the annual audit process.
  • Manage liquidity planning as part of the quarterly and annual budgeting process.
  • Handle communications with auditors, banks, and government bodies.
  • Take operational responsibility for ongoing accounting and controlling activities.
  • Provide other reports, such as business plan, in English, to the executive management.

Your Profile

  • A degree in business administration or a comparable commercial education with relevant additional qualifications, such as certified accountant (IHK).
  • At least five years of professional experience in accounting and controlling, preferably in a mid-sized company.
  • High level of commitment, flexibility, and willingness to learn.
  • Strong teamwork capabilities.
  • Strong business English skills. You must be able to communicate financial information fluently and effectively in both English and German.
  • Experience in dealing with international clients is preferred.
  • Proficient use of Datev, MS Office, especially MS Excel.
  • A high degree of personal responsibility and autonomy.

What We Offer

SLS Europe offers a dynamic and international working environment with an experienced and highly motivated team. We value the contribution of our employees and support their professional growth and development. By joining us, you will play a crucial role in advancing healthcare innovations from concept to market, making a significant impact on global health.

Contact Details

Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications to:

Serum Life Science Europe GmbH
Ms. Inge Martin Director
Finance & Accounting
Ahrensburger Str. 1, 30659 Hannover
Phone: +49 (511) 1699080

We look forward to your application.