Group Controller and Business Controller Foodservice Europe at AAK in Malmö
For our Corporate Finance team we are now looking for a new Group Controller and Business Controller Foodservice Europe (FSE) to take responsibility for a number of our activities. Based at our HQ in Malmö and reporting directly to our Group CFO with a dotted line to our President Foodservice Europe, you will play a key role in driving and developing our business controlling just as you will be instrumental in our communication of financial information both internally and externally.
...with strong knowledge of business controlling...
As our new Group Controller you will be responsible for business controlling at group level. You will be hands-on responsible for providing our Executive Committee with monthly analyses of business performance focusing on management reporting and working capital. Further, you will provide weekly forecasts and participate in following up on the financial performance and interacting with subsidiaries/business areas.
Also, you will be participating in a variety of other tasks such as developing and improving our management reporting, performing benchmark analyses (AAK vs. peers), assisting in the budget process as well as preparing financial presentations to the Executive Committee, the Audit Committee and the Board of Directors. You will also be responsible for preparing IR presentations for quarterly reports.
The Business Controller FSE is a valued partner to the President of FSE. A strong focus in the role is to support the management team with analyses of product portfolio and price management in order to find the keys for continued growth and profitability. Another focus area is to support the President of FSE to grow the business outside Scandinavia and the UK. Being an active part of the FSE management team, supporting as well as challenging, is also part of the role.
... and a natural flair for communicating financial information
You have 4–6 years of experience from a controlling/accounting team in a listed international company or from one of the leading audit firms where you have been exposed to corporate reporting, management controlling and monthly closing processes. You have a university degree in business administration, a strong financial toolbox and expert Excel and PowerPoint skills. You are fluent in Swedish and proficient in English both orally and in writing.
You are an outgoing and driven analytical team player with a great interest and a natural flair for communicating financial information. You have a strong sense of balancing and prioritizing information and communicating in a clear and concise manner.
Further, you are ambitious and have a proactive and dynamic personality, powerful self-drive and a demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment. You have a desire to continuously develop and you are comfortable with assuming responsibility and achieving results.
Who to contact
This recruitment is being conducted in collaboration with SJR in Scandinavia AB. If you have any questions regarding the position or the process please call recruitment consultant Magnus Mellborg at +46 766 47 16 18. All applications will be treated confidentially. We apply a continuous selection, so please apply as soon as possible. Please send your application and resume in English.
AAK is a leading provider of value-adding vegetable oils & fats. Our expertise in lipid technology within foods and special nutrition applications, our wide range of raw materials and our broad process capabilities enable us to develop innovative and value-adding solutions across many industries – Chocolate & Confectionery, Bakery, Dairy, Special Nutrition, Foodservice, Personal Care, and more. AAK’s proven expertise is based on more than 140 years of experience within oils & fats. Our unique co-development approach brings our customers’ skills and know-how together with our own capabilities and mindset for lasting results. Listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and with our headquarters in Malmö, Sweden, AAK has 20 different production facilities, sales offices in more than 25 countries and more than 3,000 employees. We are AAK – The Co-Development Company.