Commercial Controller

Type werk:  Voltijds/Deeltijds

Are you able to combine your passion for numbers with vigorous entrepreneurship? Are you ambitious and ready to make a big impact? We are looking for a talented Commercial Controller with the energy to strengthen our Controlling team in our Head Office in Rotterdam.   


The Controlling department consists of 3 teams: Financial Controlling, Commercial Controlling and Sales Controlling.


Short introduction to the team:

The Commercial Controlling team provides support to MediaMarkt’s Commercial Departments on how to improve performance in terms of margin, stock and supply chain management. In this context the Commercial Controller acts as a business partner to the Leadership Team providing accurate data on the business performance and advises on performance improvement to excel results and successfully reach the company goals and strategy.


As Commercial Controller you will ensure clear insights into the financial performance and MediaMarkt’s position in BeNeLux. You will monitor and analyze short and long term developments regarding the position and objectives of our organization, working closely with the Commercial Controlling Manager and the Commercial Team.



  • Become a business partner to the Commercial Team;
  • Controlling budget, forecast and investments within your area of focus;
  • Support the right steering of the company’s margin by providing ad-hoc analyses, margin calculations and reports;
  • Support with supplier negotiations;
  • Advise on business cases;
  • Participation in international project (improvement) teams.



You have a strong personality and you will not avoid to expose your ambition within an high paced, dynamic environment. You instinctively feel comfortable within large models and data sets and are able to find your way around Excel effortlessly. A background in retail, wholesale or logistics would be considered a plus. You have a strong vision of your field, but are open to new ideas and insights and you are an advisory stakeholder manager by nature. In addition you embrace deadlines, you are accurate, entrepreneurial and have an excellent command of English (and possibly French), both verbally and in writing.


What you have to offer:

  • Completed Master or Bachelor degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration;
  • At least 3 years’ of relevant experience;
  • RC, RA, CMA, CIMA, CFA accreditations are welcome but not mandatory;
  • Focus on 'getting things done', self-starter, organizationally strong with great analytical skills.


What do we offer you?

  • A - without exaggerating - fantastic workplace on the 36th floor in 'De Rotterdam' with a view of the Erasmus Bridge;
  • Good working conditions and development and growth opportunities;
  • Freedom and responsibility to shape your own function and bring ideas to fruition in an environment where anything is possible;
  • The opportunity to achieve the best results as a team because, quite simply, you always want to win;
  • In addition to a fantastic workplace, you are also entitled to 30 days' holiday, an attractive employee discount, collective health insurance, company fitness and a discount on various insurance products.


At MediaMarkt we simply have guts.  We are entrepreneurs within a company, so you get the chance to develop yourself quickly and in a variety of ways.


Sounds interesting?

If you recognize yourself in this profile, go ahead and push the button. In case you would like to find out more before applying, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Martin Gil Saenz is the Hiring Manager for this position and will be more than happy to tell you all about this spectacular opportunity. He’s available on +31(6)34179118 or


Can’t wait to get to know you!