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International financial controller (80-100%)

Société Suisse des Explosifs


SSE Group is a privately owned independent Industrial Group with headquarters in Brig, a city located in the heart of the Swiss Alps. The SSE Group is active in the manufacturing and distribution of products and services in the fields of civil explosives and fine chemicals. Since its foundation over 125 years ago the company developed from a regional manufacturer for civil explosives into a diversified international group. Today 650 employees in 8 countries are engaged with their know-how and experience to support our customers all around the globe. In order to reinforce our controlling team at Head Office, we are looking for an:

International financial controller (80-100%)

Your mission:

  • Support our German and Nordics commercial and manufacturing businesses as sparring partner to our market CEO, leading financial analysis of our profitability, ensuring high quality reports and leading a small team of local controllers
  • Support our Fine Chemicals business unit based in Brig with in-depth financial analysis and reports
  • Contribute to future growth by providing reliable calculations for customer tenders
  • Prepare and analyse monthly Group reports and budgets
  • Support Group Controller and the management team with detailed analysis using data from our ERP

Your profile:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Economics, Controlling, Accounting or Finance
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar position in an industrial company, chemical / pharmaceutical business is an asset
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Very good knowledge of oral and written English and German a must
  • Excellent MS office skills in particular Excel, experience of working with an ERP
  • Entrepreneurial attitude, team player, high energy, game-changer
  • Willingness to travel regularly within Europe

We offer:

  • Dynamic working environment in a human scale company
  • Diversified and attractive job description
  • Perspectives linked to a lively and growing company
  • First-rate social benefits

Interested to join the SSE Group? More details on
careers. Please send your application along with the usual supporting documents by e-mail
to by January 15th 2022.