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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Group Controller


Zurich, CH, 8004

Country/Region:  CH

About the position

Are you looking for a new challenge that puts you in charge for performing your duties? Then you will find the KA Group an attractive employer. When you work for us, you have more than a job. With your skills and ideas, you have the opportunity to make an impact.


This position has a global responsibility and is a great opportunity for you to take on an interesting role. The position is located at our Headquarter in Zurich within the Group Accounting, Reporting & Controlling team. The team is responsible for monthly closing and management reporting on actuals and forecast as well as for the quarterly and annual reporting to the capital market. In addition, the team drives projects e.g. on implementing new IFRS standards, enhancing systems and processes. 


  • Ensure timely and accurate financial reporting according to IFRS in actuals and forecast
  • Perform monthly, quarterly and annual closing and consolidation
  • Analyze business performance and main drivers
  • Collaborate closely with the finance functions of the local entities to guarantee correct reporting to the Group
  • Improve financial processes and standards for the Group
  • Prepare reporting instructions
  • Administrate and maintain the consolidation software
  • Participate in ad-hoc finance and company projects


  • Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics; CPA/ACCA would be an asset
  • 5+ years of proven working experience in accounting, consolidation and reporting according to IFRS, coming from industry and /or an audit firm (Big4)
  • Strong knowledge in Excel, SAP (FI/CO) as well in consolidation systems (HFM)
  • You have a self-driven approach and take ownership to drive issues to find solutions
  • Team player spirit with an openminded mindset
  • Hands-on approach and flexible thinking
  • Fluency in English is a must, German would be an advantage

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Application Id:  1320
Posting date::  May 15, 2021