IT & Project Controller (f/m/d)

Clearstream Services Prague Branch • Prague

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


Your area of work:

Within our Post Trade IT area we operate and develop the IT infrastructure, systems and applications of our post trading and issuance as well as funds business.

The Central Post Trade IT Office acts as counterpart for all departments within and beyond the CIO/COO division regarding management, planning, controlling and future development of the Post Trade / Clearstream IT.


As IT & Project Controller you enable all Post Trade IT Product and related Legal Entity managers to fully concentrate on their core competencies by leveraging on best-practice approaches for finance and vendor management tasks and execution in a highly regulated environment.


Our Mission: enable, support and execute.


Your responsibilities:

Plan activities

  • Coordinate the budget planning process for Operational and Capital Expenditures, internal capacity (valuated hours) allocation, Projects/Operations budgets of your area of responsibility
  • Compile budget overviews and ensure final alignment with the stakeholder for your area of responsibility
  • Review and challenge quarterly forecasts of your area of responsibility


Monitoring & Reporting activities

  • Monitor on an ongoing basis your area of responsibility and ensure actuals remain within budget.
  • Analyse deviations between actual and budgeted costs and provide comments on deviations for monthly reporting.
  • Work closely together with line managers and project managers to steer the cash out, capitalization and cost as well as initiate steering actions if needed
  • Identify risks and initiate mitigation actions for your area of responsibilities


Support the development of the Plan & Control Unit

  • Ensure harmonisation, standardisation and documentation of the relevant processes
  • Design and implement standardised and automated dashboards in Power BI
  • Identify opportunities for cost optimization and efficiency improvements
  • Establish relationships with your Clearstream IT, Business and Deutsche Börse Group counterparts on relevant topics


Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or a related field
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • 5+ years of experience with budget planning (OpEx & CapEx) as well as variation analysis and reporting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and familiarity with SAP or equivalent financial software
  • Affinity for the IT function
  • Strong analytical skills with an ability to work with and interpret financial data
  • Ability to work in a cross-location international team
  • Team player with good communication skills



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.

Our story

Our Story - Deutsche Börse Group in 120 Seconds
Our Story - Deutsche Börse Group in 120 Seconds
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