Plant Controller (f/m/d)

Date: 31 May 2023

Location: DE

Company: GROPYUS

About The Company
GROPYUS creates sustainable, affordable, and aspirational buildings for everyone through modular construction and setting a new standard in smart living.

About The Role

We are looking for a Plant Controller (f/m/d) responsible for the preparation of the reporting, participating in the planning, and analyzing the performance of the plant in Richen.


  • Preparation of monthly management reporting (e.g. cost center variances, budget variances, production orders variances) with tracking of actions and follow-up, adapting to the evolution of the plant
  • Preparing ad-hoc analyses for Plant Managing director and production leads
  • Independent analysis of the reports and derivation of recommendations for action for the business partners


  • Participating in the group-wide strategic and annual planning processes, coordinating with multiple budget owners, leading the process for the production business unit
  • Support Plant Managing Director during budgeting and reporting processes including assessment of financial targets, key performance indicators, and multi-year projections

Production Performance

  • Ensure correct accounting to enable performance analysis
  • Maintain standard price and identify price variances
  • Calculation of hourly, overhead rates, manufacturing costs, and material prices
  • Inventory management and inventory valuation
  • Develop and maintain inventory control to avoid shortages and excesses and optimize financial impacts
  • Support of profitability calculations for investments
  • Initiation of countermeasures in case of deviations from plan and follow up together with the operational teams
  • Support for projects (e.g., improvement of the production processes)

About You

  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree with a focus on controlling, finance, or accounting
  • You have in-depth knowledge of the MS Office package (especially Excel, incl. VBA)
  • You bring at least 3 years of professional experience with SAP modules CO/FI/MM/SD
  • Your working method is structured and process-oriented with an eye for the essential
  • You work independently and goal-oriented
  • You are fluent in German and English

What We Offer

  • Be part of something big: You’re here to make a change? Come on board. At GROPYUS, we are on a mission to re-think an entire industry. Join us in reinventing construction and sustainable, affordable living. 
  • It’s on you: We offer a tremendous amount of ownership and room to make a mark - at all our organization levels. Find your solutions, drive and test them.
  • Focus on results: You choose if you work from home, a park, or the office. Whether you start your day early, after your run, or pick up on work when your kids are in bed. What counts is your contribution and delivery.
  • Bring your uniqueness to the team: Innovation requires diversity of thought. Diversity in background, experience and thinking is crucial to create the best product for everyone. We actively seek diversity and strive to unlock each other’s full potential. We are very proud that people from all industries and all walks of life are joining our company – in addition to core areas such as construction, engineering, and start-ups, from stock-listed companies from across automotive e-Commerce, digital, sporting goods, and more. You will work in international teams with passionate colleagues. Inspire and be inspired.
  • Be an owner: Participate in the success of GROPYUS through stock options.

Join us on our mission to design buildings as continuously evolving products to create the most exciting and affordable experience for all. We build for people and conserve the resources of our planet.

We can't wait to get to know you. 
For more information, visit our website, and if you have any questions, please reach out to us via email.