Financial & Reporting Controller (m/f)

Job description

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to support our Finance team in Luxembourg as Financial & Reporting Controller for the period of 6-8 months.

The Financial & Reporting Controller will support and supervise the administration processes and accounting procedures as well as the financial reporting

Your tasks and responsibilities

Forwarding Sub Ledger:

  • Obtain sound understanding of how FSL should be handled as per KN Guidelines for business fields
  • Ensure that business units are at all times aware of KN guidelines and any changes thereto
  • Continuous improvement in FSL controlling and development in controlling tools

​​​P&L and Balance Sheet Analysis:

  • Obtain sound understanding of business developments and ensure reported figures are in line with these developments
  • Obtain reasonable explanations for important variances of actual GP compared with budget/ prior year figures
  • Support in monitoring KPIs, i.e. cash flow, GP in % of turnover, direct expenses per headcount, average capital employed, etc.
  • Special financial analysis on request of the national board

Accounts Receivables / Payables / Cash Management:

  • Improve and monitor of ICS (Internal Control Systems) guidelines on a monthly basis


  • Support the team in preparing the monthly reporting

 Your skills and experience

  • Professional Accounting and/or Controlling experience of at least 2-4 years
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong affinity with required quality standards
  • Very good communication skills in English, German and/or French
  • Ability to work under pressure

Good reasons to join

We offer a challenging opportunity within an international environment as well as an attractive and performance-related salary.

Located at the very heart of Europe, and as such the ideal starting place to travel in Europe, Luxembourg is the only Grand Duchy left in the world.  The country is known by its diversity, amazing nature and beautiful castles. Internationality is for sure one of the most interesting facts about Luxembourg – if you work here, you will come into contact with many different cultures, which is always beneficial for your international career development. 47 % of the population are foreigners and come from 175 countries.

Kuehne + Nagel in Luxembourg was founded in 1970 and currently has around 700 employees with over 30 different nationalities. Our head office is located in Contern, an industrial zone in the south-eastern part of Luxembourg (appr. 15min by car from Luxembourg/Luxemburg City Center). You can easily reach our offices by car via the highways from Germany (direction Trier/Saarbrücken), France or Belgium as well as by bus or by train from Luxembourg City and Trier.

Note: Condition for the conclusion of an employment agreement in the above-mentioned role is the provision of an up-to-date (not older than 3 months) certificate of good conduct as per legislation of 23 July 2016.


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About Kuehne + Nagel

With over 76,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions. Further information can be found at