Business Controller

Join an international drug and device development consultancy contributing with strategic advice and operational support to clients based in Europe, the US and Asia.

At KLIFO, you’ll be part of a highly specialised team of experts who value workplace flexibility and collaborate to help our life-science clients across different therapeutic areas realise their unique projects.

Our new Business controller?

Do you want to use your solid financial understanding on exciting business challenges? Are you keen on translating data into knowledge and drive the financial agenda in KLIFO? Then you might be our new Business Controller.
We are looking for a strong finance partner who is ready to make a difference in an informal and international organization. We offer an opportunity to collaborate closely with senior stakeholders and their teams across the organization.

Become part of an experienced and dedicated team

You will join a team of 11 highly competent colleagues in Finance, Legal & IT. The Finance team is responsible for driving and developing all financial processes and systems, including financial planning, performance management reporting, project controlling and provide analysis.

As Business Controller, you will drive a broad variety of activities related to financial planning and management reporting towards the stakeholders in the business area. To succeed, you need to combine strong analytical competencies with a curiosity to understand the business. You will be collaborating with many different people across the organisation and it is therefore crucial that you are open-minded and have good communication skills.
You will report directly to the CFO and you will be located at our office in Glostrup together with the rest of the Finance, Legal & IT team.

In the role as Business Controller, you’ll contribute by:

  • Acting as a strong business partner to the business area management and project managers
  • Support KLIFO with financial reporting, planning, budgeting and forecasting with a strong focus on data quality and data analysis
  • Develop presentations and reporting to senior management on financial performance, variances from targets, updates on ongoing activities and recommend action plans for improvement
  • Creating business insights through data analysis and communicate findings and solutions to support decision-making
  • Controlling and continously having financial overview of projects and client contracts

You will also be directly involved in an ongoing upgrade of the system platform including global implementation of Business Central and Power BI and through that contribute with automated and efficient processes

Your background and qualifications

You possess a collaborative mindset and enjoy working in a structured way with an eye for detail. You thrive just as well with daily hands-on work as with analysis on future business. You want to contribute to a culture of trust and transparency.

Furthermore, you have:

  • Graduated with a M.Sc. or similar having preferably 2-3 years of experience as business controller in a project driven business
  • Are able to handle large data sets and complex information and turn this into overviews for decision making
  • Excellent collaboration skills and able to communicate complex findings in a simple manner
  • You take an active part in teamwork but also enjoy working independently

Why join KLIFO?       

  • Join an organisation where we value people and their expertise as the greatest asset
  • Enter a flexible workplace with a culture based on trust, transparency and respect
  • Work with some of the most experienced and dedicated colleagues in the life-science industry
  • Develop tailor-made solutions based on cross-disciplinary collaboration
  • Cultivate successful relationships with our clients
  • Be part of an organisation that sees knowledge-sharing as the road to success

Share your application

Share your application with us at moc.ofilk@boj marked “Controller” no later than 15th July 2023. Interviews will be carried out continuously.

If you have questions about the position, please reach out to René Pedersen, CFO at moc.ofilk@nesredeP.eneR or + 45 77 87 92 for more information.

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Glostrup, Denmark


Full-time, permanent

Deadline for application

15th July 2023


René Pedersen
CFO, Finance, Legal & IT
+ 45 44 77 87 92

About KLIFO   

  • 200+ employees
  • Offices in Denmark, Sweden, Germany and The Netherlands
  • Headquarter in Glostrup, Denmark

KLIFO is a leading North-European drug and device development consultancy with significant experience in partnering with biotech, pharmaceutical and medtech companies. We provide end to end solutions and support our clients with strategic advice and operational support across therapeutic areas and disciplines.