Finance Business Partner



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We are always looking for open-minded people who will grow with us, push boundaries, and pioneer disruptive methods in market research, data science, technology, and AI. If you share this passion to drive things forward and the integrity to insist on doing things the right way, we'll equip you to take your future into your own hands and play a leading role in our story.

Job Description

The CPO / CTO Controlling department supports the management in planning, managing and controlling the business development for the IT / Technology and Product Development departments.

As a Finance Business Partner, you will be the first point of contact for financial issues and questions of the senior management responsible for software development.

You will:

  • Department-specific month-end and year-end closing issues across multiple international companies, e.g. building accruals, transfer-price charging and impairment tests of self-constructed software

  • Global project- and cost controlling including reporting, preparing and monitoring of business cases and preparation of the yearly budget and interim forecasts

  • Project Controlling of entire GfK group which includes central management, approval process and monthly reporting & consolidation. All activities are in close collaboration with portfolio management.

  • Servicing and development of a multidimensional reporting database based on MS Power BI

  • Report to Finance Director

You have:

  • Completed university studies in economics with a focus on finance and controlling

  • Relevant professional experience of min. 5 years in the area of controlling: Management Reporting, Budgeting, Forecasting - as a Finance Business Partner or as a Finance Analyst

  • Very good knowledge of MS-Office with advanced skills in Excel (VBA macros, Power Query) and ideally Power BI

  • Knowledge of SAP/CO, Knowledge of BI on HANA would be an advantage

  • Hands-on mentality and the ability to cope with agile environments

  • Fluent in written and spoken English


  • Exciting work environment that brings people together

  • Use of the latest digital technologies

  • Initial and ongoing trainings to support your development

  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • Bonus scheme linked to individual performance and company results

  • Flexible working hours

  • Hybrid working model (2 days per a week from office)

  • 3 additional non-working days annually

  • Food vouchers

  • MultiSport Card

  • Health insurance

  • Discount program with external vendors

  • Eco friendly travelers are welcome to the office – parking places for bikers and free card for public transportation are available to all employees.

  • Last but not least – GfK Sofia office is located close to the city center and easily accessible from any point by public transportation – 47A Tsarisgradsko Shose Blvd


We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal employment opportunity, focusing on all of our employees reaching their full potential. 

We respect and value every employee regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, personality, experience, culture, faith, socio-economic status, or physical or mental disabilities.

We endorse the core principles and rights set forth in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and the Social Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, promoting the universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality, and solidarity.

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At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit and make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 55 days ago

City: Sofia

Work Area: Finance

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00021082