Finance Manager Sweden to Electrolux Professional, Ljungby

Finance Manager Sweden to Electrolux Professional, Ljungby

Our current Finance Manager is retiring after more than 40 years in the company. Are you up for the challenge of succeding him? Do you like to work in an international environment with a strong local footprint? Do you believe that only by working together we can achieve great things? And finally, are you a firm believer of that businesses should take business risks but not compliance risks?

The Finance Manager Sweden is overall responsible for the operational financial information reported by Electrolux Professional AB, being the parent company of the listed Electrolux Professional group. Electrolux Professional AB is an operational parent company hosting, domestic sales, export sales, manufacturing, logistics center, R&D and corporate head office functions with a total turnover of 2,3 bn SEK.

The focus of the role is to ensure financial compliance (accounting, tax, internal control, financial reporting), to "own" the balance sheet and the P&L (excluded are some activities related to the head office) and be the interface vs our financial auditors. This requires daily interaction with the different functional Controllers and Business Area Controllers as well as other parts of the Finance and Business organization.

The role will be responsible for being able to explain the result and balance sheet from a legal entity perspective. Electrolux Professional AB, being a host for various business functions, with the aim is to ensure that the sum of the "pieces" adds up to the total.

Another part of the role is to be actively be engaged in the inventory flow which is quite substaintial. The activities involve inventory reconciliations, stock value adjustment calculations, obsolescence calculations, process improvments and troubleshooting. Basically, general ledger transactions from the inbound delivery to the outbound delivery.

Finally, the role is expected to be a "speaking partner" to the other finance team members for accounting and financial process matters and implement the group's Finance Transformation program.

In this position, you will report to the Head of Accounting, Tax & Internal Control, and you have a formal personell responsibility for a team of 7 (1 direct report).

Essential duties and responsibilities
  • Owner of the operational part of the balance sheet and P&L for Electrolux Professional AB
  • Ensure that Finance operates as 1 team despite different reporting lines
  • Lead the Accounting team in Ljungby via the Accounting Manager
  • Responsible for compliance with the group Accounting Manual
  • Responsible for accurate and timely financial reporting
  • Responsible for that the group's internal control framework is adhered to
  • Inventory GL process
  • Responsible for driving implementation of the group's Finance Transformation program in the legal enity
  • Auditor interface
  • Manage transfer pricing adjustments
  • Ad-hoc activities related to being a Swedish listed parent company
Position requirements
  • Minimum 7-10 years of experience working in similar position
  • Master degree in Finance & Accounting
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Ability to work to a high standard under pressure and adhere to strict reporting deadlines
  • Good skills in excel and in general system interest
  • Solid experience in IFRS
  • Can-do attitude
  • Service minded
  • Possess a high level of integrity
  • Possess outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, ability to operate within an internationally network
Location: Ljungby, Sweden, with the possibility to work from home approximately half of the week.

Electrolux Professional is one of the leading global providers of food service, beverage and laundry solutions, serving a wide range of customers globally, from restaurants and hotels to healthcare, educational and other service facilities.

In this recruitment process Electrolux Professional is partnering with Meritmind. For more information, please feel free to contact Viktoria Asp at 073 748 20 92 or

Please submit your application in English.

Interviews and selection process will be ongoing, so please send us your application as soon as possible. The position is available to apply for as long as the ad is shown on our website.

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We look forward to your application!
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