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Plant Controller

Mackenzie Stuart has partnered with a global medical devices company to recruit for the position of plant Controller to lead their manufacturing operations. Reporting directly into the Manufacturing Head, the successful candidate will play a lead role in controlling the production site.

The medical devices company has significant operations across the globe. They are looking for a smart and pro-active individual to act as a team leader.

The role will be based in the Stuttgart Area where their main Plant is located.


  • Development of a performance measurement system to control the production, including planning and reporting
  • Shaping the investment and budget planning for the work
  • Monthly reporting including creation of variance analysis
  • Responsibility for forecasting and planning processes
  • Implementation of cost control and proactive development of strategic concepts
  • Responsibility for profitability calculations, product calculations and ad-hoc analysis
  • Defining and tracking of measures to improve earnings
  • Business management consultancy Fücurrency forces

Candidate profile:

  • Degree educated with a focus on controlling industrial engineering – MBA or MSc would be ideal
  • Several years of experience in controlling, preferably production, process or plant controlling, with first guide experience
  • Extensive knowledge of SAP, SAP FI / CO and familiarity with Excel
  • good written and spoken English and German knowledge are a must
  • Strong analytical skills as well as high speed affinity
  • High degree of assertiveness and initiative
  • Hands-on mentality, resilience, presentation skills and personal initiative
  • Solution-oriented thinking and acting
  • Communication skills and commitment
  • teamwork
  • flexibility

If you feel you have a relevant background please forward your CV accordingly to

Mackenzie Stuart is a leading executive search and selection business. From our offices in Leeds, London & Toronto we provide retained and contingency recruitment solutions across industry and have specialist recruitment consultants that work within the Oil & Gas, Mining, Infrastructure & Built Environment, Medical & Scientific, Healthcare, Education, Finance & Accountancy, Insurance, Water, Chemicals, Ingredients & Flavours, Automation, FMCG and Logistics sectors.

Job Reference: KS-PC-MDI-DE

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Salary Range

€120,000 - 120,000


Stuttgart, Germany