Product Line Controller – Wellbeing
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Product Line Controller – Wellbeing
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.
We are now looking for a Product Line Wellbeing Controller to our team. You will be based in Stockholm, Sweden and report to the Head of Product Line Wellbeing. You will play a key leadership role in enabling the Head of Product Line (PL) to deliver profitable growth through insightful analysis, pro-active decision-making support and action focused performance measurement. You will provide proactive financial leadership to the PL head and the team. You will lead the strategic planning, budgeting and reporting processes for the Product Line.
With ambitions as big as ours, we need powerful guardians to guide us. That makes this a big job on a truly international playing field, with all the freedom and scope you need to help realise our goals and take it all to the next level.
REGULAR DAY AT WORK
As Product Line Controller you’ll lead the Strategic Planning process for the Product Line together with the Head of Product Line and the team and support development of the strategic plan linked with the generation plan. You will own the Product Line Profit and Loss targets setting for the respective categories within Product Line. You will provide financial leadership, support the PL team to deliver long-term sustainable profitable growth and return on capital employed. You will work closely with the other Finance teams in theBusiness Area Europe, -CXO Team, Sales and Marketing to ensure efficient flow of financial information and delivery of the targets for the different categories in the P&L.
You will also optimize business performance by taking prompt actions and drive changes aimed at constant and consistent optimization of performance. You provide input and contribution as regards product IR. You will be able to drive portfolio analysis and execution to ensure right balance of product category profitability. You will report and follow-up on key PL financials through budget and seasonal target variance analysis. Along with the Head of PL, you will champion the right internal controls attitude within the Wellbeing PL Team& provide support to Global Experience Boards.
•Adaptable - With a number of projects running simultaneously, flexibility and agility are essential.
•Analytical - With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data. A passion for analyzing data and making business conclusions and recommendations.
•Agile - Both reactive and proactive, you work efficiently and flexibly, to deliver results. A fast thinker with ability to pick up and treat new information rapidly.
•Expert - You not only know your area of expertise, you are passionate about it and understand how it can enable and support people to work better and achieve more.
•Communicative - Whether face-to-face or on the phone, you can communicate plans and articulate your ideas with colleagues and customers at all levels.
•Influential - You get to know your stuff and can articulate it well, building a case that is sound and people can buy into.
•A Leader - You have a vision and a purpose, and you can inspire and influence others to not only share it, but also apply their abilities to achieving it.
•Strategic - You define the agenda and execute it with your team and across the business with a wide network of stakeholders.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
•A Master degree economics, business management or finance.
•Preferred Career Experience in Sales or Product Line Controlling.
•Minimum of 7 years of business experience
•Solid Business performance reporting & analysis, strong financial accounting & reporting skills.
•Experience from working in a truly international environment. Working with people of all level and of multi-functional and multi-cultural teams.
•Proven track record in project management.
•Fluent English, both written and spoken (any other European languages would be an advantage).
Contact person: Christopher Murray