Purchasing Controller
Full Time
Stockholm, Sweden

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Purchasing Controller

At Electrolux we’re looking for a Purchasing Controller to join us at our Stockholm HQ. As a trusted advisor to both the Global Purchasing Office and Global Purchasing Controlling you’ll provide analytical and fact based input, drive and execute financial planning & strategic plans while responding to changing priorities with agility & flexibility.
For us going to work everyday 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.

As a Purchasing Controller you will collect, consolidate and analyze purchasing results as well as the functional costs.
You’ll support data managing and automation initiatives within Global Purchasing Controlling as well as other various key initiatives (e.g. raw material hedging; supplier finance; modularization). You’ll confidently manage global allocations and consolidate the Direct Material reports on a global level. You will support the annual budget and periodic forecasts as well as the strategic planning. You’ll be an expert who exhibits exceptional interpersonal skills and effectively interacts at all levels within the organization.

•A self-starter. You’re able to work independently. With lots of initiative, you always have something to do and thrive on being productive. 
•Communicative. Whether face-to-face or on the phone, you can communicate plans and articulate your ideas with colleagues and customers at all levels. 
•Analytical. With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making. 
•Agile. You work with urgency, analysing and adapting to different situations, quickly understanding changes and reacting confidently and decisively 
•Influential. You get to know your stuff and can articulate it well, building a case that is sound and people can buy into. 
•Creative. You look at everything from every angle, distilling the core message and putting it together in a way that excites and delights. 


•Degree in Finance or Economical Engineering education
•5-7 years minimum experience in a financial position. (preferably in a plant / operations)
•Good understanding of Direct Material (transaction) flow within a plant / company
•Good understanding of Indirect Material (transaction) flow within a plant / company
•Advanced Excel knowledge
•A background in corporate consolidation is advantageous

Dedicated recruiter: Chris Murray

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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'