Marketing Controller Benelux

Date: Sep 10, 2022

Location: Amsterdam, NL

Company: Beiersdorf

Your Tasks


For more than 140 years, care for consumers and our people is what has driven us. Every day, our global brand icons, such as NIVEA, Eucerin, and Hansaplast, make more than 500 million consumers in over 200 countries feel good in their skin. Join this world of care and start your career in an environment that offers you the freedom to drive our international business with your entrepreneurial spirit. Shape your professional future from day one and explore our collaborative culture with smart, courageous teams that all share one exciting goal: developing skin care products of the next generation.

Role purpose
As a Marketing Controller Benelux you are part of the Finance team of Beiersdorf Netherlands and Belgium. Besides this you will mostly work with the Marketing teams as a business- and sparring partner for financial topics.


Your responsibilities:

  • You proactively act as a business partner for the Marketing and Shopper & Customer Marketing teams in Netherlands and Belgium for NIVEA, Eucerin & Hansaplast;
  • You identify insights and challenge the Marketing teams to optimize the category performance;
  • You support and steer the marketing budget, forecasting, steering and planning processes from NS to Margin II with a focus on brand categories;
  • You are responsible for the translation of marketing strategy into financial KPI’s and support teams with needed advice in terms of adjusting actions to reach targets;
  • You support in the visualization of marketing strategy and KPI’s in presentations;
  • You are a proactive driver in new product development and innovation tracking by collecting the necessary financial KPI’s and make sure they are challenged and checked;
  • You prepare, support and foster the cross functional discussion on the new product development and innovations;
  • You ensure the steering of innovation, by identifying insights and give recommendations to the marketing teams and the MT.

Your Profile

Education and requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Business, Economics or similar qualification;
  • 1 – 4 years’ experience in operational business controlling, preferably in Sales- / Marketing- or Supply Chain Controlling;
  • Strong communication- and social skills;
  • Business sense;
  • Attention to details;
  • Ability to translate complex things in a clear way to different stakeholders;
  • Ability to set priorities;
  • Solution oriented, and pragmatic;
  • Excellent Powerpoint- and Excel skills.


What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus scheme
  • 13th month
  • Yearly flex-budget (e.g. for eleven extra vacation days)
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Laptop and mobile phone
  • Discount on our products
  • Possibilities to work partially from home
  • Great working atmosphere
  • Many more!


Got excited?

Did you get excited by reading this? And do you want to become part of our blue-hearted family? Then we would love to get to know you! Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us and send in your application!