Director Global Controlling Plasma Control Technologies (m/f/d)

Date:  Jun 17, 2022
Division:  Plasma Control Technologies (40000002)

Flamatt, CH

Requisition ID:  5547

The COMET Group is a global leader in providing high-quality components, systems and services that optimize its customers' products and processes in the fields of X-ray-, vacuum- and radio frequency technology. As a trailblazing tech company, we contribute to more secure, efficient and sustainable manufacturing, communication and mobility.


The Division Plasma Control Technologies (PCT) is Comet’s largest division and a global leader in developing and producing high-performance Vacuum Capacitors, RF Matches and RF Generators for the semiconductor industry. Reporting directly to the VP Controlling & Strategic Development PCT, you will be responsible for leading all Controlling tasks within the division globally and acting as the deputy to the VP Controlling and Strategic Development PCT.


What will you do?

  • Provide meaningful and transparent reporting for the Division globally, highlighting deviations from plan and suggesting corrective actions if necessary. 
  • Support the monthly closing process and the monthly reporting as well as the quarterly rolling forecasts and the annual mid-term planning for the division.
  • Steer operational excellence in the division, including investment in the tools and processes that provide improved outcomes and experiences for business and finance partners; increase the consistency and quality of reporting to provide clear insights and speed of decision-making.
  • Steer digitalization and automation of our reporting and planning processes including the extension of our SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) platform together with the local site controllers and the business partners.
  • Enhance transparency for Operations by preparing and improving the global operations controlling for PCT by site and identifying monthly efficiency gains. Collaborate with the VP Operations and the site operations directors to ensure actions are taken in case of variances.
  • Steer productivity initiatives with KPI’s and financial expertise
  • Create a Supply Chain Reporting to track the achieved material savings of the division.
  • Create and implement together with R&D a global R&D Controlling for PCT including all relevant management KPI’s.
  • Prepare Business Plans and financial assessments over the lifecycle of single products, initiatives and projects in the division.
  • Act as Global Process Owner for Controlling in SAP, support optimizations of existing processes and the introduction of new processes in the global PCT organization, including training for the local PCT organization.


Who are we looking for?

  • 10+ years’ experience in Controlling roles partnering with business representatives in an industrial environment
  • Bachelor or MS/MBA in Finance or Controlling required, or equivalent qualification
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, fluent in German and English (written and spoken)
  • Digital affinity and solid experience with MS Office, SAP and data analytics (SAC preferred)
  • Leadership experience in an international and matrix environment, able to influence at all levels
  • Customer oriented with a collaborative, can-do and proactive mindset


Why join us?

  • Collaborate with diverse international colleagues from all over the world for a successful listed multinational company headquartered in Switzerland 
  • Take on inspiring projects in a highly dynamic environment and thriving industry, which is growing globally in emerging and mature markets
  • Attractive training and career opportunities in our global locations, as well as flexible work arrangements


If you are interested in broadening your professional horizons, we look forward to receiving your complete online application incl. a cover letter, CV as well as certificates/references and diplomas. Please note that incompletely submitted applications will not be considered. We thank you for your understanding.


Plasma Control Technologies - Member of Comet Group

Human Resources

Herrengasse 10

3175 Flamatt