Proactive Business Controller with a commercial mind-set | Astrocytia, Aarhus

Are you looking for a position with influence and room for innovation in a fast-growing consultancy company? Are you self-motivating and ambitious with a financial background? If you see yourself working with a variety of assignments related to finance that make a difference for clients’ businesses and internally, this job could be your next career step.

Astrocytia | Value-driven Business Innovation

Astrocytia is a consultancy business founded in 2018, and we help medium and large organizations around the globe in creating a strong vision and strategy for releasing the full potential of Master Data and business opportunities with a value-based, collaborative approach. Our headquarters is situated in Aarhus, Denmark, where you will be based. Your colleagues are based around the globe including Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, the UK and the USA.

With the use of extensive experience and a pragmatic approach, we help drive a strategic roadmap and digitalization with the client. Through in-depth analysis, strategy discussion and collaboration with client stakeholders, we define best practices for how to improve the whole value chain across the company. Our work is characterized by the steps: Infuse, Ignite, Implement & Improve.

We have strong ambitions for the years to come and are currently experiencing an increasing demand for our services. Recently, we have initiated a major project with one of the largest enterprises in Denmark and will be engaged with innovating their business in the years ahead. On that note, we are looking to onboard an ambitious Business Controller to our team.

The role as Business Controller 

The position as Business Controller is new and it is your initiative, knowledge and ambitions that will play a major part in shaping the job. You will be engaged in both externally and internally facing activities with approximately 1/3 of your time working on client projects.

Your assignments include:

  • Cost controlling
  • Preparation of financial reports and analyses
  • Budgeting: forecasting, investments and cash flow
  • Collaboration with external accountant
  • Preparation of proposals and business cases
  • Project controlling
  • Consult with clients on their technical setup and integrations within the client's IT environment
  • BI on strategic KPIs: projects, master data and data quality
  • Data visualization and dashboards

Your ideas for optimising and automation of workflows and processes are welcomed, and we thrive on innovation, brainstorming and sharing ideas.

You can expect travel days to a certain extent.

Your personal and professional background

For this role, we are looking for a profile with a solid background in finance or economics, such as cand.oecon, cand.merc.aud, HD(F), HD(R), or another similar academic proficiency.

We value ambition and attitude over years of experience, but perhaps you have been working in the field for a few years after graduation or during your studies. It is required that you have hands-on experience with Microsoft Power BI, Excel and that you have a good sense of business.

As a person, you thrive in a sociable setting, you are self-motivating and prefer an energetic work environment with agile and iterative processes.

Astrocytia offers

A position in a growing organisation with an innovative mindset. The opportunity to get in-depth insight to some of the worlds’ major companies and genuinly help improve businesses and people. Our clients are currently located around Europe and in the USA. You will be challenged both professionally and personally – and this is an opportunity to become part of a unique company.

A salary that matches your experience and qualifications. The position is based in Højbjerg, Aarhus.


Astrocytia collaborates with recruiting agency WolterJohannsen. If you want to apply, please upload your CV and cover letter (in Danish or English) through the link on this page. Nicholai Johannsen or Eva Haugaard are happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the position; please find contact information on the page.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.

*Please note that the job position is currently not open for applicants.