Performance Controller Onshore & PV Netherlands (m/f/d)


Zwolle, OV, NL, 8041 BL

RWE Renewables Europe & Australia GmbH
To start as soon as possible, full-time, permanent

We are looking for a Performance Controller who acts as a Business Partner for our business in the Netherlands. Our 60 motivated and focused Controllers at RWE Renewables are working in 11 countries across Europe and Australia providing financial services for more than 250 operational assets as well as numerous projects under development and construction. Join us to support the profitable growth of our renewables portfolio by 2-3 Gigawatts p.a. Our culture is characterised by delivering on our promises and working together as one team. We offer excellent opportunities for you to pro-actively drive change, develop yourself in an international, dynamic team and flexible working environment.


Your tasks

  • Supporting the Onshore, Solar and Storage business in the Netherlands during the development and construction phase by
    • Setting up, interpreting and analysing steering relevant financial and operational KPIs and presenting the results in a suitable way to the management
    • Taking the responsibility for business planning and forecasting including deviation analyses and the preparation of a comprehensive storyline towards the stakeholder
    • Regularly reporting the operational business performance and conducting ad-hoc analyses
    • Acting as a financial business partner to support and challenge the business, identify best in class solutions and trends to safeguard the success of our growth ambitions.
  • Maintaining and strengthening good working relationships with internal counterparties within Renewables and the wider RWE group (operational teams, accounting, tax, legal, finance)  
  • Developing and continuously improving planning and controlling tools especially with a focus on automisation and digitalization
  • Implementing and refining structures and processes hat ensure an efficient way of working for all involved stakeholders, following the one of our principles “work smarter, not harder”

Your profile

  • Excellent university degree or equivalent in Economics, Finance or Business Administration
  • At least 1-2 years of experience in a controlling / subsidiary management / finance area
  • A basic knowledge and understanding about the European energy market and related regulations, especially in the Netherlands is desirable
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills with the ability to interpret data and information and present it in a clear and logical format
  • Highly developed communication, interpersonal and intercultural skills to establish and foster effective working relationships in a cross-cultural environment
  • Highly reliable and flexible teamplayer with a good self-organisation and a strong commitment
  • Basic skills in SAP (FI/CO/BI) and good skills in MS Office
  • Familiarity with IFRS; Dutch GAAP is a plus
  • Fluent in Dutch and English

Our offer

  • A competitive salary
  • As far as reasonable within the job you will have flexibility with respect to working times and location, combining the advantages of working in the office or from home
  • You will have access to a wide range of opportunities to develop yourself, be it on the job or in trainings, blended learnings, etc.
  • You will be part of an ambitious, supportive, intercultural team

Diversity (40x40) Eltern-Kind-Angebote (40x40) Flex. Arbeitszeiten (40x40) Kantine (40x40) Betriebl. Altersversorgung (40x40) Gesundheitsleistungen (40x40) Betriebssport (40x40) Parkplatz (40x40) Aktienbeteiligung (40x40) Mitarbeiterevents (40x40) Personalentwicklung (40x40) Karriereförderung (40x40) Studium (40x40) Vergütung (40x40) Barrierefreiheit (40x40) Mitarbeiterrabatte (40x40) Soziales Engagement (40x40) Internationaler Austausch (40x40) Trainee (40x40) Verkehrsanbindung (40x40) Brückentage (40x40)

Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 84101, application deadline 15.04.2024.
Any questions? Please reach out to Vanessa Binsch at

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We look forward to receiving your application!

As one of the world’s leading companies in the renewable energy space in Europe and Australia, RWE Renewables Europe & Australia is proud to be paving the way for a greener future. We’ve got over 1,400 employees, all developing and promoting renewable energies across 12 countries. They specialise in the construction of onshore wind turbines, solar plants, and battery storage systems. And they all share the desire to redefine how millions access energy.

We’re well set to hit our 50 GW by 2030 target, and go climate neutral by 2040. That’s thanks to our community of experts currently building Europe and Australia’s largest onshore wind farms – as well as a pipeline of exciting projects across solar and PV. And the focus isn’t just on harnessing clean energy – but also the new technologies that can push our GW ever higher.

Now, we’re looking for more people with the skills and ambition to drive the energy transition. Join RWE Renewables Europe & Australia.
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