As an international, family owned company, Vorwerk offers some 20,000  employees and 600,000 sales advisers in more than 60 countries a host of opportunities for personal development. Our successful direct sales concept, the fascination of our well-known brands and the long-term prospects we offer represent ideal conditions for anyone eager to make the most of every chance to actively help shape their own future.

The Corporate IT Department at Vorwerk & Co. KG in Wuppertal is searching for a
Head of Global IT Finance (m/f)
We are an international and dynamic group that operates successfully in many markets. We offer an international environment within a multi-divisional context covering different business models and the opportunity to develop own ideas and visions within an ambitioned global team. We provide our employees with interesting and challenging tasks within heterogeneous technology stacks and modern architecture landscape approaches.

Job Responsibility:



  • Lead of IT financial analysts in the regions Americas, Asisa, and Europe
  • Care for the effective implementation of the IT strategy from an IT financial perspective
  • Supervise the implementation of a comprehensive set of key Performance indicators
  • Definition and implementation of all required processes for a proper IT financial Management, e.g. budgeting, regular reporting, and closing
  • In-depth Analysis of all financial data to identify optimization potential and derive improvement recommentdations for the GIO
  • Ensure the availability of group wide valid IT financial management guidelines and coordinate creation and regular updates
  • Cooperates with different management levels, providing IT financial information necessary to achieve the IT and business objectives
  • Define, collect and analyze multi-dimensional indicators to make the performance of the IT transparent
  • Provide financial Information for efficient planning, Monitoring, and control in the area of IT Services and Projects for all divisions and holding companies
  • Establishing a global, centralized cost accounting and Budget standards
  • Consolidation of all IT divisions on an international level
  • reporting directly to the Group CIO
  • Managing a small Team of IT financial analysts
  • Strong communication and coopertaion with the divisional, regional, and local CEOs of the divisions
  • Master degree or MBA with Focus on Controlling or Finance Management in General with further specialization on the IT-industry
  • Several years of professional experience in Finance Management roles working within large, complex multinational IT- or IT-service-organizations
  • Several years of professional experience in Matrix organizations with large, geographically dispersed Teams
  • Experience in IT management consulting, e.g. definition of structure, frameworks and approaches for non-technical areas
  • Strong analytical skills, result- and performance-driven
  • SAP ERP, SAP BI, SAP Business Objects knowledge
  • Excellent ability to work in a team and senior management environment
  • Ability to lead a team of direct reports
  • Strong interpersonal and intercultural skills, ideally developed through international working experience
  • Business fluent in English and German



Vorwerk & Co. KG
Eleonora Palazzesi,
Mühlenweg 17-37 , 42270  Wuppertal
+49 202 564 1256