Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. limited (CATL) is a global leader in innovative new energy technologies. Our business includes research and development (China), manufacturing and sales of battery systems (lithium-ion batteries) for electric vehicles and stationary energy storage systems. In 2021, we defended our leading position in the global market for the fifth year in a row.
Our corporate headquarters is located in Ningde, China, with CATL employing more than 100,000 people worldwide.

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Expert - Business Controlling & Reporting

Date:  May 19, 2024

Arnstadt, Thuringia, DE

Company:  CATL

We are looking for an experienced and motivated Manager - Business Controlling and Reporting who is responsible for multi-year business planning, business controlling, cost and profit accounting as well as product costing. As part of our company, you will be responsible for analyzing variances between target and actual results, CAPEX controlling as well as product costing. With the increasing demands of the legal requirements on our company, you will also be responsible for (future) supply chain law reporting, sustainability reporting and carbon footprint reporting, if applicable. Your analytical skills and leadership understanding are critical to the success of this position.


Your tasks will include:

  • Preparation and monitoring of multi-year business plans
  • Implementation of business controlling measures to ensure that the company's goals are met
  • Cost and profit accounting as well as product cost calculation
  • Analysis of target/actual deviations and derivation of appropriate measures
  • If necessary, preparation of reports in accordance with the requirements of the Supply Chain Act, the Sustainability Report and the CO2 footprint reports
  • Management of a team of controlling specialists


Your profile:


  • Completed business studies or comparable qualification
  • Several years of experience in business controlling and reporting
  • Sound knowledge of cost and profit accounting
  • Experience in product costing
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to understand and communicate complex issues
  • Experience in reporting in the context of sustainability and environmental issues 
  • Leadership experience and good interpersonal skills


CATL offers you:


  • permanent employment contract with a variety of future prospects in a growing company
  • annual bonus payments (Christmas bonus and variable performance bonus)
  • Group accident insurance, which covers you professionally and privately 24 hours/day
  • attractive employee-recruit-employee program
  • International working environment in which teamwork is emphasized
  • Further qualification and professional development opportunities

All qualified applicants will be considered for employment regardless of color, religion, sex, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disabilities.