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Controller for Cross-functional Controlling



Requisition ID: 284905
Work Area: Finance
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.


Organizationally located within Global Controlling, Business Area Controlling (BAC) paves the road for scalable controlling services and lays the foundation for true automation in the interest of the internal customers of controlling.  

The service level is not individual – but also not one standard for everyone. It is tailored around the situation of a group of managers– and therefor deemed to be unbiased, highly transparent and the best practices get available for all managers served.  

As a cross-board-area team, the BAC helps the managers served with high-value business partnering to steer their business towards SAPs objectives and at the same time provides the basis for the CCO teams to support the respective board member and the Board Area leadership team. 

In your position as Controller you will join a global team and will be responsible for various business units all over the world. By this you will gain experience in international business controlling and get deep insight into SAP’s finance organization and processes interacting with senior leaders.

Business Unit Controlling

  • Drive financial planning activities.
  • Perform and coordinate month end closing activities, like accrual handling, cost accounting checks, cost allocations.
  • Ensure transparency and compliance with financial guidelines.
  • Be a business partner, work out key messages from in-depth analysis and recommend action items to the management.
  • Support transformation and change in respective units to achieve the financial targets.

Drive cross-unit activities, projects and special tasks in cooperation within the team and with key stakeholders outside the team.


  • University graduate (Bachelor/Master). Business Administration/Finance focus would be a plus.
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to cope with deadlines
  • Self-managed working style with high customer orientation
  • Ability and willingness to work in a virtual set up and fast paced environment
  • Advanced knowledge in MS office applications (Excel/PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of SAP Controlling processes as well as SAP CO (ISP/BW) is a plus
  • Fluent in English (written & verbal)


  • Ideally, the candidate has proven to successfully work in a global environment with peers, management and customers.
  • More than 2 years of work experience in Controlling required.

What you can expect is professional onboarding, exciting career progression, a diverse work environment providing growth opportunities, learning & development possibilities, and an international business network for you to leverage. Interesting non-work related activities (volunteering, charity, sport events,..)
This role is based at the ultra-modern Metronom office building directly above the Nove Butovice metro station. The location encompasses SAP's vision for the perfect work-life balance by featuring uniquely decorated relaxation rooms, parents' and kids' room.

Yearly bonuses, sick days paid and sick leaves fully refunded, flexible start/end of working hours, contributions to the pension/life insurance, meal vouchers, holidays 5 weeks, educational courses, coaching and mentoring opportunities, free massage, cafeteria plan, free fitness studio, generous shares program, etc.





Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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Controller for Cross-functional Controlling

Facility:  284905
Posted Date:  Jun 6, 2021
Work Area:  Finance
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Prague 5, CZ, 158 00

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