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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Head of Internal Reporting & Reporting Governance (m/f/d)

Country/Region:  DE

Alfdorf, BW, DE, 73553

Req ID 65476 Alfdorf, Germany

About the team:
Passive Safety Systems is carving out from ZF’s current portfolio to become an independent company. This will allow the Division to further grow and expand its market position in safety restraint technologies by involving external investors. Our footprint already includes ~45,000 employees in 20 countries in 44 locations and 2022 sales exceeded €4.5 billion. Establishing a solid resource foundation for independency is key to future success to become the #1 market leader. Our mission is to help protect people on the road with innovative state-of-the-art inflatable restraint, seat belt and steering wheel systems technology.  Now is your opportunity to shape the future of passive safety technologies together with us!

What you can look forward to as Head of Internal Reporting & Reporting Governance (m/f/d):

  • Development of the Management Reporting Package
  • Development of Management Dashboard (SAP Analytics Cloud solution)
  • Creation of Monthly Review Packages, e.g. Financial Performance Review
  • Drive digitalization projects, to bring reporting from Excel/PowerPoint into digital solutions, e.g. Business Intelligence Tools
  • Definition and development of Financial Management System (FMS)
  • Definition and documentation of Financial KPIs
  • Alignment with Domains/Functions to ensure consistent KPIs
  • Support reporting of financial information to external stakeholders (Audit, Market, Banks)
  • Support Ad-Hoc reporting request from the Management Team

Your profile as Head of Internal Reporting & Reporting Governance (m/f/d):

  • Unversity/Bachelor degree in Finance, Economics or Business Administration
  • At least 5 years professional experience with finance & controlling
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and preferable Business Intellgiance Solutions (e.g. SAP Analytics Cloud, Microsoft Power BI)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively at all levels in a collaborative team environment
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to transfer a vision into a final product
  • Basic Project Management skills
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills in English


Be part of our ZF team as Head of Internal Reporting & Reporting Governance (m/f/d) and apply now!


Laura Michalak

+49 211 584 2163

What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

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