Rescued sheep in Romania

Controlling Specialist (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Hamburg, Germany 


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

You would 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 include

  • Operating as well as refining the existing financial reporting system and the related data streams
  • Recording, improving, and implementing financial processes and developing interfaces with other departments’ processes
  • Identifying and monitoring key performance indicators
  • Implementing liquidity planning and supporting liquidity management
  • Preparing management reports, target-actual comparisons, cash flow analyses as well as forecasts
  • Conducting ad hoc analysis and preparing the results for the management to support decisions
  • Supporting month- and year-end closing as well as optimising year-end closing processes in terms of content and timing (“Fast Close”)

Your profile ideally illustrates

  • University degree in e. g. Business Administration/Management, Audit, Accounting, Controlling or similar qualification (e. g. Controller IHK)
  • Work experience of at least three years in financial controlling
  • Deep understanding of ERP systems and business intelligence tools as well as very good knowledge of MS Office applications
  • Solution-oriented person with strong analytical and conceptual skills
  • Fluent German as well as proficient English skill set

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, dynamic and pleasant organisational culture
  • a working atmosphere that allows you to shape our growing organisation and to take over responsibility from day one
  • career development opportunities and regular participation in advanced training courses
  • flexible and family-friendly working arrangements
  • an attractive workplace in Hamburg/Altona, easy to reach by public transport

We are dedicated to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and plurality.

Be part of a good cause and apply for your next professional challenge. Please send us your application documents (including salary expectation and start date) via E-Mail in English to

Contact Us

Nina Kurtz, Personnel Officer

040/399 249 15

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