Bear Dushi

Controller (m/f/d)

Full-time | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria


FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

Would you like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Your contribution will be

  • Being responsible for the smooth running of controlling processes in all FOUR PAWS entities
  • Ensuring timely preparation of the planning files and its consolidation, the actual reporting and its analysis, and proposing of mitigation recommendations
  • Participating actively at financial business reviews, audits, plausibility checks of budgets and forecasts, and of the underlaying planning details
  • Contributing to optimisation of controlling systems, processes and standards
  • Reviewing and analysing the monthly financial reporting by Fundraising Countries and Sanctuaries
  • Improving standard reports and KPIs


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Proven years of professional experience in controlling or similar roles
  • Degree in Economics
  • Very good English communication skills in written and oral, good German skills as an advantage
  • Solid MS Office knowledge, especially MS Excel
  • Critical thinking and time management
  • Dedication, flexibility and ability to work in a team
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS vision and mission


 Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • A multinational team with the spirit of being ONE FOUR PAWS
  • An animal-friendly workplace with a dynamic and pleasant job environment
  • Modern leadership culture and promotion of training measures
  • Flexible working times with the option of partial remote work
  • Wiener Linien annual ticket and pension fund after probationary period
  • A minimum gross salary of EUR 43,000 per year (full-time base, consisting of 14 payments), negotiable depending on higher than required qualifications, skills and professional experience relevant for the position


FOUR PAWS works towards a world filled with respect, empathy and understanding for animals and believes in the same values for people: we strongly encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds and lived experiences to apply as we welcome everyone who wants to support our mission. Please contact if you require assistance applying to this position.

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Denise Kernreiter, Assistant to Director Finance

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