Finance Business Partner - Clearstream Fund Services IT

CFCL Cork • Cork

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.


Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

The Clearstream Fund Services IT (CFS IT) department are seeking a talented and dynamic individual to act as Finance Business Partner for our IT team, reporting to the Director / Head of Section for CFS IT Shared Services as part of the overall Controls & Assurance Function. The successful candidate will take responsibility for budget planning and financial reporting; and will act as liaison to a number of stakeholders across the financial control community. 


Your Responsibilities 

  • Take a lead role in managing the financial supply chain to CFS IT, working with various stakeholders to ensure budgets are prepared with necessary rigour to request budget transfers for projects and IT operations.
  • Supervise the CFS IT controls and assurance team’s efforts around monthly close activities such as goods receipts, IT purchasing, management of accruals and other activities effective monthly/quarterly close tasks. Act as escalation point to ensure actuals are managed to a sufficient accuracy. 
  • Responsible for the accurate delivery of monthly, quarterly and annual reporting of actuals vs forecast.
  • Liaise with People Managers and Project Managers to accurately report and forecast internal project costs and actuals.
  • Drive monthly reconciliation and work with Project Managers and Project Management Office to identify deviations and assist with re-forecasting efforts.
  • Liaise with IT leadership team to understand and manage unexpected financial effects, and to document deviations to forecast for financial controlling.
  • Liaise with all finance stakeholders, within the IT community and across the wider Clearstream and Deutsche Boerse finance community, to assist in wider finance control activities.
  • Act as Finance Business Partner to the CFS IT community, assisting management and project managers to find solutions to budget issues.


Your Profile

  • Bachelors Degree with significant finance/commercial focus or equivalent professional qualification or experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in budget and finance management/control is required, including monthly/quarterly/annual planning and reporting.
  • Experience with budget planning including Capex/Opex, Projects/Operations, Internal/External budgets across multiple cost centres and projects.
  • Strong experience with SAP including Cost Centre / WBS / WBS element planning; equivalent demonstrable experience in Oracle or similar enterprise-grade ERP will be considered.
  • Experience as a Finance Business Partner to IT is desirable, but not essential
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone feels welcome and can reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.


We enable you to move freely with our job tickets, job (e-)bikes and free parking opportunities.

Work environment

Collaboration, communication, or deep focus – in our modern office buildings you will find the perfect work environment. Free drinks and food and meal allowances included.

Health and wellbeing

We care for your health and wellbeing and besides various health promotion measures we offer you a group accident insurance and additional insurance offers at discounted rates.

Financial stability

We provide financial stability by offering attractive salaries, company pension schemes, participation in our Group Share Plan, as well as bonuses, subsidies and discounts.

Hybrid work

Collaborate and exchange on-site or work remotely several days a week in line with business needs and local regulations. Our hybrid working model combines the best of both worlds.

Flexible working hours

We want your job to fit your life situation and offer flexible working time models, part-time models, childcare allowance, or the possibility to study alongside your job.


Our market infrastructures are globally connected. Working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.


We promote individual development by offering internal development programmes, mentoring, further education and training budgets.

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