IT Controller (f/m/d) Germany

SIGNA Sports United • Berlin

  • Full-time

Berlin

as soon as possible

SIGNA Sports United (“SSU”) is a NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) listed specialist online sports retail company based in Berlin, Germany. We own companies and brands in various sports including bikes, tennis, outdoor and team sports. We sell equipment and apparel via our 100 own online stores, collaborate with 500+ independent brick and mortar shops, and partner with over 1000 sports brands. Together we serve 7+ million customers around the world.


Job Objective

Establishment and development of a central IT control function within the Tech & Data organisation. The control function will play an integral role in the coordination efforts across the Tech & Data function, the legal entities, and the Group Controller.

What you will be responsible for

  • Development, implementation, and continuous improvement of a group-wide IT control function within the Tech & Data function.
  • Establishment of a single point of contact within Tech & Data with regards to IT Control.
  • Act as an interface to the Group Accounting and Group Control department.
  • Supporting the Tech & Data organisation for cost center management, internal service charging, FY- budgeting & resource planning.
  • Development and maintenance of a group-wide price catalogue of IT applications and services.
  • Ongoing forecast and intra-year control of budget and resource utilisation.
  • Support of further IT strategy iterations through interlinking with budgeting and resource planning.

What we're looking for

  • Degree in (business) informatics or economics with relevant focus on IT, controlling, finance, accounting, or a comparable qualification.
  • At least 2-3 years of professional experience in the field of IT Control and/or in the wider IT area.
  • Affinity for number crunching, analytical thinking skills and a good understanding of business administration.
  • Strong interest and comprehensive knowledge in current IT technologies.
  • Proficient English language skills, additional language skills are an advantage.
  • Strong communication skills- verbal and written. 
  • Hands-on mentality.
  • Passion for Sports and Tech is very welcome!

What you need to know

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. All employment decisions are based on qualifications, merit, and business needs.

At SIGNA Sports United believe that our team spirit burns brightest when we’re together. We also believe in flexible working models. As such, we provide a place for you to come, work and collaborate in any of our offices in the country you are employed in. And of course, you can work from home if needed.
 

About us

We are united by sports. Fueled by data. Accelerated by tech. More than 3000 tech-driven colleagues work for the SIGNA Sports United Group across the world. For us, every day is game day. Our teams play a key role in empowering founders and sports-businesses to lead in the digital age. 

We are many, but we move as one - with agility. Our team is diverse, talented and full of positive spirit. We are always evolving. Technology is at our core. Our Tech Teams are located on-site close to the Business. In addition, in 2020, we opened a Hub, our Centro Tecnico, in Barcelona. 

News & Insights

since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange
since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange

Since 15.12.2021 we are a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. We have been honoring this important day with some celebratory moments together with our Business Units and colleagues watching remote all around the world. Being a publicly listed company is an amazing achievement and has fueled our energy even more - we are here to conquer! If you have passion for sports - join us! Many exciting open vacancies are waiting for you!

Our benefits

Fast paced company with exciting challenges

Flat hierarchies and fast decision making

Highly self-organised and autonomous way of working

Open and transparent international company culture

Exciting Combination of Tech and Sports e-commerce

Very dynamic environment with sport-enthusiastic colleagues

Reports

Tayla
Tayla
Recruitment Manager

I’m Tayla, The Recruitment Manager at SIGNA-Sports United.

Throughout my career I have had a people-centric focus. It is what drives me and gives me purpose. My passion is to help others, explore and accomplish their dreams.

With an analytical mindset and a passion for people recruitment became my home. A home where I
could build strong relationships and match candidates with their dream positions and careers. My
purpose has always been about inspiring, encouraging and fulfilling aspirations.

Hence why I started at SSU, it is a place that encourages growth, autonomy and innovation. An
environment where your opinions are valued and your impact great. A place filled with passionate
people, hardworking and collaborative, with a team spirit that inspires.

Be INSPIRED, by joining an amazing team of high-calibre individuals that are passionate about sports
and the outdoors. We are SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS, we are DRIVEN, we are PASSIONATE, and we are INNOVATIVE!

Get in Touch: careers@signa-sportsunited.com

Contacts

If you have any questions please send us an email

 

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