Sandvik, Inc. Business Controller in Sweden

Business Controller

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Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology (SMRT) is a leading supplier of equipment, tools, services, support and technical solutions for the mining and construction industry, and our operations and organizations are spread around the globe. We offer you a world of opportunities and our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. While discussing the best solution for you today, we are already thinking ahead to the best solution for you tomorrow. We challenge you - think one step further, and then take it!

Product Area (PA) Rock Tools, within Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology (SMRT), is a world-leading producer of drill bits, rods and tubes for customers in the rock tools industry. The PA works to continually develop new rock drilling tools and cemented carbide grades designed to improve our customers’ operations and deliver superior, cost-effective performance.

The finance function´s mission is to support and provide expertise for business decision-making. We are now looking for a Business Controller to support both the PA line organization and key projects. We offer you an international environment that can provide you with a wide network for the future.

Job Summary

As Business Controller, you are responsible for ensuring that the finance process and key priorities are maintained in an efficient and proactive way, and you work on continuous improvements and support the finance and management teams. The key responsibilities of your role are related to consolidating and reporting of the PA targets and results, analyzing and following-up reported results and providing clear explanations regarding results and forecasts. You manage and improve finance processes for monthly reporting, budget and forecasting, and three-year planning. You proactively support performance management and management reporting as part of being an active member of the PA Rock tools Finance management team. You are reporting directly to the Director of Finance in PA Rock tools.

Business travel is required in this position.

Your profile

We are looking for someone with a degree in finance and solid experience, five years at a very minimum, from business finance roles. You have excellent knowledge of financial reporting and data analysis tools and software, such as QlikView, SAP BPC and MS Office, particularly Excel. As we act in a global environment, experience of business control within a global environment is advantageous, and you must communicate fluently in English, both verbally and in writing. Knowing Swedish is not required but is advantageous.

We place great value on your personal qualities in this recruitment, characterized by being motivated, gladly taking the initiative, and having the ability to get activities started, follow them up and show results. You are also able to analyze numbers and communicate matters of financial importance to colleagues and management within many different fields. You work cross-functionally, are proactive and analytical, like to work independently, and always ensure that your work is of high quality.

We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Michael Ings, Recruitment Specialist, +46 (0)70 214 2245

Union contacts

Rickard Andreasson, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 265 183

Anders Svedlund, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 262 341

Per Hedman, Unionen, +46 (0)26 265 014

Send your application no later than August 17, 2017. Read more about Sandvik and apply at Job ID: 353246.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools and tooling systems for metal cutting; equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries; products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. In 2016, the Group had approximately 43,000 employees and sales of 82 billion SEK in more than 150 countries within continuing operations.

Deadline: 17 Aug

Job-ID: 353246