Business Analyst
Finance
Full Time
Stockholm, Sweden
2021-03-15

By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. At Electrolux, we shape living for the better. 

For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning, and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

For that, we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.

Business Analyst

Reporting to the Global Product Category Controller in Food Preservation, the Business Analyst will support the daily activities in the Global R&D team that include financial reporting of budgets and forecasts, process improvements, as well as frequent alignments with R&D controllers in the different business areas. 

This role is an excellent growth opportunity that combines both reporting responsibilities in a highly complex organizational structure, as well as exposure to the recent strategic changes, that will reshape the Food Preservation consumer and market approach. 

The Business Analyst will have regular interaction with Controllers from different business areas around the globe and will have the opportunity to learn and challenge the existing reporting processes in each of them. This will be a great opportunity for someone that thrives in international working environment.

Description of the position:
• Support the actual follow-up, forecasting and budgeting process, by preparing and uploading official templates in the Group’s consolidating system (OneStream)
• Communicate with, and challenge the regional stakeholders (controllers) during the process of budget/forecast input collection
• OneStream Super User - develop an in-depth knowledge of the system and become a centre of expertise by providing support and training for counterparts within different parts of the organization. 
• Develop tailor-made reports for analysis not existing as standard reports in the system (One Stream)
• Monthly and quarterly closure sign offs of all regional and global R&D costs reported 
• Monthly follow up on global functions/projects invoiced costs (as part of the global invoicing process)
• Participate in PPM transitional activities – related to global R&D project portfolio 
• Prepare monthly reports for certain global cost centres, including reviews with cost centre responsible
• Prepare ad hoc analysis and reports
• Support of measures to increase the efficiency in controlling work for global R&D controlling

QUALIFICATIONS
Soft skills:

Above all you have an intense drive, willingness to learn and a continuous improvement mindset!
• Agile - Both reactive and proactive, you work efficiently and flexibly to deliver results within simultaneously running processes. A fast thinker with ability to pick up and treat new information rapidly. 
• Analytical - With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data. A passion for analysing data and making business conclusions and recommendations. 
• Growth - You love to explore new ideas and drive continuous improvement, not only to do your best work but to develop your capabilities and acquire new skills.
• Team player – committed to deliver on your tasks and supporting the team.
• Collaborative - You ask, and you listen, you take ideas on board and drive for constant improvement.
• Communicative - Whether face-to-face or on the phone, you can communicate plans and articulate your ideas with colleagues and build a good relationship with your candidates.
• A problem-solver - You see a challenge as an opportunity, and you are not afraid of “rolling-up the sleeves” to get into the details of solving a problem


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
The position requires:

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
• 3+ years in Finance/Accounting/Business Controlling & Reporting
• Stakeholder management, especially in multicultural teams.
• Ability to manage multiple, changing priorities while working effectively in a team environment
• Excellence in MS-Office suite, advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills.
• Fluent in English, both written and spoken

Company description:
Electrolux is a leading global appliance company that has shaped living for the better for more than 100 years. We reinvent taste, care, and wellbeing experiences for millions of people, always striving to be at the forefront of sustainability in society through our solutions and operations. Under our brands, including Electrolux, AEG, and Frigidaire, we sell approximately 60 million household products in approximately 120 markets every year. In 2019 Electrolux had sales of SEK 119 billion and employed 49,000 people around the world.

Contact person: Anna Berggren
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