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Business Controller

Netherlands, Overijssel, EnschedeFinance

Job description

Are you challenged by enabling effective decision-making and cross sector execution of project, program and portfolio management for both business and operational aspects as well as financial? Then we are looking for you to become our new Business Controller!


Your role as a Business Controller at Movella

As our Business Controller you act as a strong business partner on all levels, by managing and deploying cross sector, operational measures and processes within Movella. You will provide transparent information to enable effective decision making in achieving our strategic objectives. You will have direct involvement in providing financial analytical and risk assessment support in large scale projects. And you will contribute to grow fivefold over the next five years in the motion capturing market.


In this role you will be coached by the Finance Director and work with colleagues within Movella, with core locations in San José, Los Angeles, Halifax, Shanghai, Taiwan and Enschede. Your position has high visibility within and outside the Finance organization.



Key challenges :

  • Partner with and challenge the businesses to achieve their short term and long term objectives
  • Drive the monthly and quarterly business review cycle
  • Drive the Forecasting and Budget processes
  • Participate in business improvement projects and prepare or validate the business cases
  • Make investment analyses and assessments for product development and support pricing proposals for new products
  • Identify business and financial risks and opportunities
  • Drive optimization and improvement of processes, standardization of worldwide reporting and insight-driven analyses to satisfy the need for management information
  • Execute ad hoc analysis and reporting; use benchmarking to find guidance for improvement
  • Participate special projects, e.g. in M&A and New Business
  • Co-operate with the Financial Controller in order to optimize reporting and accounting

Job requirements

Movella is looking for a self-driven and ambitious Business Controller. Someone who thrives in an environment where your attention to details and ability to relate to others is highly appreciated. You have:

  • Bachelor in Business and Economics or equivalent. A recognized professional controller qualification (i.e. RC) a big plus
  • At least 5 years of experience in Finance roles, in mid- to large-size international industrial companies (preferably in complex technology businesses)
  • Track record in financial control and business control at business unit level
  • Familiarity with budget and forecasting processes
  • Fluent in English
  • Skilled in use of MS Office tools, Business Central and other reporting tools (Qlik is a pre)


We are looking for a finance professional who has:

  • Excellent communication skills and a team player mentality
  • High level of integrity and discretion
  • A problem solving attitude
  • Excellent modelling capabilities (conceptualize issues and translate in Excel, etc.).


Working at Movella

Movella is bringing meaning to movement. This new brand encapsulates the value and technologies from mCube, Xsens, and Kinduct. Our mission is to digitize movement so that people can extract meaning and impact positive change. We provide intelligent solutions for sensing, capturing, and analyzing motion and states of being. Our products accelerate innovation and create extraordinary outcomes in entertainment, sports, health and industrial markets.


Working for Movella is working with colleagues that are inquisitive and entrepreneurial by heart. Naturally, there is a high level of cooperation within our teams. These teams consist of people with multiple international backgrounds, a sportive mindset and driven to get the most out of themselves. They share a passion for health, movement and technology. Movella offers a position in an innovative, ambitious and international environment, with an attractive compensation package. The informal culture allows for personal input, growth and development. Full training in our products and services will be provided.



Movella is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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