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If you would like to find out why stability makes us so agile, why experience makes us so curious, and why empathy makes us so impactful, apply now.



 Financial Controller

Madrid | working from home up to 60% | Reference 6010



As a Financial Controller for the Exchanges Business Unit in Spain you will be reporting locally to Spain, but also to Headquarters in Switzerland as part of the global organization to support and challenge the business on all matters of financial management.
Are you a motivated, decisive, proactive, and dynamic person, who, is used to work in a versatile team with a high degree of autonomy? Then the Controlling Team is looking forward to hearing from you.


What You Will Do 

  • implementation of the closing processes, including analysis of variances (vs budget and vs actuals)
  • prepare and comment of business unit reports and legal entity reports related to the business unit
  • implementation of forecasting and budgeting (planning) processes and collaboration with Mid Financial Planning (MFP)
  • conducting analyses on an ad-hoc basis (business performance, margins and profitability, etc.)
  • further development and optimization of processes and tools
  • collaboration with other areas in controlling (other business units including Securities Services, CIT and Corporate functions) and with other areas in Finance (General ledger, Purchase to pay, Revenue to receipt) to ensure that the closing data are compliant

What You Bring 

  • bachelor degree, superior technical education or master degree in business administration, accounting, economy or related fields. Any specialization in controlling will be highly valued
  • a minimum of 4 years of experience in financial management or financial audit, with depth knowledge of standard controlling processes such as financial planning (forecast, budget, medium-term planning), deviation analysis and commenting on financial statements
  • knowledge of financial industry, specifically Exchanges is an advantage
  • high English and Spanish level, both written and spoken
  • high level of Excel and Power Point and experience with SAP BI Reporting (Analysis for Office is an advantage), SAP FI/CO. Knowledge of reporting tools (e.g. SAC, Power-BI) is an advantage
  • analytical and conceptional reasoning skills with a team driven and flexible mindset 

If you have any questions, please call Sara Perez de la Cuesta at +34 91 709 56 80.


For this vacancy we only accept direct applications in English.


Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background. 

What We Offer

Flexible Work Models
We trust our employees and offer a work environment that is well-balanced, productive and fosters success. 

Personal Development
You will benefit from a culture of continuous learning and feedback. Your personal growth is supported through an extensive learning offering.

Agile Working Methods 
Whether through scrum or design thinking,
we solve exciting tasks together in teams.