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Senior Director (f/m/d) Strategic Planning & Investment Controlling



We are looking for a full time Senior Director (f/m/d) for our Strategic Planning & Investment Controlling team in our corporate headquarter in Berlin. You are a highly committed, pro-active and ambitious professional, keen to be part of the world’s fastest growing music company and eager to grow into new responsibilities and leadership.


Your Mission

As part of BMG's Corporate Controlling team, you will take over responsibility for the worldwide financial planning processes. Your responsibilities include

  • Key stakeholder in forecasting, budgeting, and long term strategic planning 
  • Close cooperation with the international finance teams in the US, UK and other regions 
  • Investment controlling and performance analysis of acquisitions and artist signings 
  • Business analytics and data visualization 
  • Responsible for various finance and cross-department projects 
  • Improving processes and seek opportunities to automate 
  • Potential team leadership
  • Business partner for the management


Your Profile

  • You were able to gain profound working experience in either a senior finance manager or a senior business analyst role.
  • You have successfully completed your professional education in the fields of Business Administration (or equivalent).
  • As a person with both a strong interest in the music business and an analytical mindset, you are able to maintain attention to detail without losing the global picture.
  • You are comfortable working with MS Office, especially Excel and using data to present business insights and to support management decisions.
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to cooperate with teams across departments and territories.
  • A high level English proficiency is required, German is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Anaplan, Google Looker, VBA  and SAP BW is a plus.


Now let’s see what’s in it for you

  • The unique BMG culture, empowering and driven by strong values  

  • A 21st century working environment, collaborative and flexible 

  • Benefits like a bright and newly renovated office in the heart of Berlin, a BVG jobticket, a Headspace membership, home office regulations and many more 

  • A commitment to help team members develop long-term careers at BMG with in-house training and the renowned Bertelsmann University   

  • A fun and respectful community of people with a passion for working for artists and songwriters 


What you should know about us

BMG – est. 2008 – is the world’s fourth-biggest music company, the first new global player in the music business of the streaming age, and a record label and music publisher in one. Named in 2020 one of the world’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, BMG’s pitch is unique – a relentless focus on fairness and transparency and service to its artist and songwriter clients. BMG’s 20 offices across 12 core music markets now represent over three million songs and recordings, including many of the most renowned and successful catalogs in popular music history. BMG is owned by international media, services and education company Bertelsmann.


Come as you are
As the great Kurt Cobain once said, “Come as you are.” BMG is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we celebrate diversity in all forms. Equal opportunity runs deep in our core value of fairness and we are determined to create a truly inclusive work environment, where everyone can flourish. If you’re good at what you do, come as you are.

All applicants to BMG will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

(BMG is the proud representative of Kurt Cobain’s publishing catalogue, including the 1992 single ‘Come As You Are’.)


Are you interested? Then send us your application and all the convincing arguments why you are the right person to get this job. 


Unternehmen: BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT GmbH - Corporate 

Land: Germany

Region: Berlin

Stadt: Berlin

Postleitzahl: 10117

Job ID: 191101

Date:  May 15, 2022

Berlin, BE, DE, 10117

Job Segment: Strategic Planning, Manager, ERP, Social Media, Media Publishing, Strategy, Management, Technology, Marketing, Publishing

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