Financial Controller (temporary position)
Finance
Full Time
Stockholm, Sweden
2019-11-22

Make our business, your business.

Financial controller (temporary position)

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

This is an exciting opportunity for an independent and driven individual who wants to take part in a journey to help shape living for the better within the Nordic market. In this role, you are primarily responsible for all legal financial data submitted, on time and in full. The responsibility includes but are not limited to reporting, cost controlling and reconciliations. As Financial Controller you are the first point of contact with the European/Group finance teams for the Swedish sales company and will report to the Swedish Country Controller. 

You are an individual that sees the bigger picture. You enjoy accounting as a function and the impact it has on the business. You like to challenge and be persistent in driving change whilst maintaining control.

This is a temporary position with preferred start in beginning of March 2020, end estimated ending in November 2020.

Key responsibilities:

•Ensure accurate and reliable financial reporting and preparation of financial statements in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, generally accepted accounting principles and other requirements for listed companies.
•Participate in the annual budget, analyses the actual result, collects the requested information, performs checks and prepares analysis to the affiliate/cluster leadership and European/Group finance teams as appropriate.
•Collect financial information, perform accuracy checks and variances & trend analysis (actual vs budget, forecast, prior year) on the legal result.
•Cost controlling of operating expenses and investments
•Highlighting the impacting elements and escalate any issues
•Provide understandable, readable content and display information in a smart way to serve the meaning
•Create new and develop the existing reports and analyses by taking into new requirements and needs
•Manage the local information in cooperation with technical support team

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

•University degree in finance or accounting
•We would like you to have experience in working in auditing and around 5 years of professional experience 
•SAP knowledge, excel expert and analytical thinker   
•Commercially astute with ability and desire to understand the business    
•Confident and able communicator who can work independently
•Enthusiastic and proactive to take on challenges to further professional development
•Experience of working in a / within a multicultural, international environment.    
•Must be culturally aware and have excellent people skills to succeed in this challenging role.  
•Must be comfortable analyzing and interpreting complex data and drawing logical conclusions.    
•Very good command of English language, Polish is meriting     
•Must be able to priorities work appropriately, recognizing the relative importance of tasks in light of conflicting commercial and operational activities.                                                

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'