We are looking for an ambitious, results oriented and driven Business Controller with international development potential to join our high-performing finance team at our Swedish head office in Malmö. You will take a key role within our organization as a business partner for the Finance Director and the Swedish leadership team. You contribute with your professional knowledge and skills and a drive to outperform paired with high learning agility.
We see this role as an entry to an international managerial track within our finance community.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, are a privately-owned company with a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service founded in Schaan, Liechtenstein. With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your capabilities, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
Within the finance department in Sweden you will report directly to the Finance Director, with broad responsibilities ranging from sales performance review and steering, ad-hoc business analysis for preparation of management presentations and management of projects within the area. You will drive internal control system cycles, work on process improvements, and run cost analysis.
You will act as a business partner to the finance director, local leadership team and with the wider stakeholder group across finance and support the business in decision making via value added reporting. As part of your role you will own the sales performance cycle, such as sales target setting, performance analysis and management reporting. You will drive process standardization, automation and process improvement across the organization and contribute to finance related projects.
With an entrepreneurial mindset, you will challenge the status quo, taking calculated risks to drive and develop innovation from within. You will proactively monitor the external environment and translate relevant trends into business opportunity, to ensure agility and value creation.
You will work closely with the Swedish Management team and the Northern Europe Controlling team located in Manchester. This role will prepare you to pursue an international career and provides fast opportunities to do your next step abroad.
We regularly win Great Place to Work awards globally. Hilti Sweden is proud to be ranked #1 in Great Place to Work – 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019 & 2020. 4potentials ranked as us TALENTED EMPLOYER in 2022!
What do we offer?
Our culture provides a unique working environment. The atmosphere is the result of personal performance, teamwork and encouragement. 95% of our people say they’re proud to work for Hilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after our people.
We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We screen everyone in the company in a yearly career performance matching process. It means we can pair talent with opportunities – developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further develop our teams personally and professionally.
Why should you apply?
Business thinking, assertiveness and drive aswell as ability to work in a team combined with competences for changemanagement are indispensable for you. As a communicative person you act alsocritically and insist on solutions. You have a clear understanding of businessand finance interactions, an analytic mindset and are eager and open to learnand do a variety of tasks operational as well as strategical. If you areexcited to pursue an international career and get broad experience andresponsibilities, then this could be the perfect stepping stone in the nextstage of your career within our finance team in Sweden.
What you need is:
- A master degree in Business Administration / Finance / Economics or similar
- 0-4 years’ relevant work experience in a multinational company, working in consultancy, controlling or as a business analyst
- Analytic mindset, with a passion for data mining and reporting
- Strong working knowledge of Microsoft office (especially Excel)
- Knowledge of SAP business warehouse (BOA) or other reporting systems is an advantage
- Your working style is proactive, and you have a “getting-things-done” approach, strategic mind-set and self-reliant personality with good communication skills
- Passion to learn and drive to succeed
- Fluent in English
- Open for an international career and a move abroad as a next step
Please note – in order to be considered you need to submit your application in English.
Here you apply – https://recruitingapp-2845.umantis.com/Vacancies/30627/Application/New/2
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