Head of Controlling and Performance Management 100%

As Head of Controlling and Performance Management, you will play an active role in framing the methodology, systems, processes and content of success of our team; you play a crucial role in the strategic and financial development of Vontobel by providing value added analyses and insights, and in putting the required infrastructure.

We are looking for a Head of Controlling and Performance Management in Zurich with direct reporting line to our CFO.

Your opportunity

  • Leadership of global controlling and performance management
  • Attract, develop and retain top people to work in the team, with a diverse background
  • Responsibility for expanding and running an MIS, a product, client, channel profitability calculation and expanding the capital management reporting; managing budgeting and planning process
  • Evolution of technical and data infrastructure, integration of fragmented tools onto cloud and deployment of modern automation tools
  • Supporting the CFO in ad hoc analyses to support the strategic development of the firm
  • Oversight of intracompany hard cost transfer
  • Support semiannual financial reporting
  • Develop insights into key value drivers, their development, prediction and controlling
  • Provide regular benchmarking to provide insights into relative development


You bring

  • University degree or equivalent in Management Accounting, Finance or similar applied quantitative sciences

  • Profound experience in Controlling in Asset Management, Wealth Management and Banking
  • Experience in leading/overseeing technology and data projects
  • Proven leadership track record, having run teams in a global organization; ability to build and manage high performing teams
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strategic, forward looking thinking combined with can do/hands on attitude
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Willingness and drive to go the extra mile
  • Mental flexibility, creativity and sound judgment
  • Excellent English and a sufficient level of German


Stefan Schotte is looking forward to receive and review your application.

Please apply via our career portal. For this position, please note that we do not consider applications from recruitment agencies.

If you have any question you can contact us through our contact form.



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