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Business Controller, E-Mobility

Date:  Feb 04, 2019
Job ID:  591

Zürich_Brand, CH

Category:  Permanent

Who is Alpiq E-mobility? Are you interested to join us?

Alpiq E-Mobility was founded in Switzerland in 2012 and is considered to be a leader in the e-mobility market that is continuously developing and experiencing significant growth.  In 2017 we launched in Italy and are now expanding to Germany, Austria, and beyond.  Our integrated solution offerings include the supply, installation and management of electric vehicle charging infrastructure for homes, offices and public spaces together with white-label, cloud-based software solutions to manage the infrastructure and to support a range of other service providers in the e-mobility sector.  We also offer energy and energy management solutions as a part of the integrated offerings.  As of today, we are expanding rapidly across our offices in Switzerland, Italy, Germany and Austria and seeking to attract new members with a range of skills and backgrounds to our team.


With us, you can help to shape the energy and automotive sectors of the future.  Day after day, you’ll take on exciting and challenging assignments that contribute to changes and growth in the e-mobility sector and the ways that people use their electric vehicles.  We place a high priority on individual development and responsibility though we encourage teamwork and collaboration to achieve our goals. 


Business Controller E-Mobility, Switzerland


In the role of Business Controller, you will be responsible for financial and business control matters within Alpiq E-Mobility across all countries. You will report to the Head of E-Mobility Europe and closely liaise with managers in the country organizations and other Alpiq units, notably Finance.


Your main responsibilities and objectives will be:

  • To support overall business performance improvement by providing financial oversight, analysis and decision support
  • To recommend, develop, and implement policies and programs that guide the organisation in strengthening its market position and profitability
  • To develop and enhance the tools and processes to track and forecast sales and operational performance and follow up on sales performance across the organization
  • To be the primary interface towards Alpiq’s internal finance and business control teams and to establish and manage the financial processes and performance metrics
  • To coordinate and own all planning and related processes for E-Mobility (including the budgeting process and the rolling business plan)
  • To enable efficient and profitable business growth, to challenge and support the business teams by providing transparency and analysis regarding the business drivers, to proactively gather data, develop, prepare and communicate performance reports, and prepare management information in order to achieve this
  • To attend and contribute to monthly financial review meetings and to present insights into the business performance
  • To take the lead and support the E-Mobility team with financial modelling and business case analysis
  • To perform any other tasks with a finance or business control focus
  • To act as the main contact to external financial partners


Your profile/background:

  • A degree (Bachelors, Masters or MBA) in Finance, Economics, Business Administration or a related field and 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • A minimum of three years’ experience with Excel advanced functions (index, conditional list, arrays, pivots, lookups) and experience with SAP is an advantage
  • Previous experience in a sales and project driven organization and in a high growth or early stage environment is an advantage
  • Highly analytical, detail-oriented and strong business acumen; ability to manage new ideas and creative solutions, focused on generating results
  • Intrinsic motivation to drive the business by creating financial understanding and tools
  • Fluent in English and German; Swiss German and French will be an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal


Your opportunity
We offer you modern terms of employment and an interesting and multifaceted area of responsibility in an exciting, dynamic environment. Have we sparked your interest? Then please apply using our job application portal. Applicants from recruitment agencies can only be considered upon prior arrangement by telephone.

About Alpiq
Alpiq Holding Ltd is a Swiss energy company operating throughout Europe. Its activities include the generation and supply of electricity, energy trading, energy management, energy services as well as energy technology. Alpiq Blue Energy AG is a subsidiary of Alpiq Holding Ltd. and develops digital solutions and new service models in the energy industry.



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