Group Compliance Manager

Group Compliance Manager

Scandi Standard is a producer of chilled, frozen and ready-made chicken products. Every day, in everything we do, we make sure that our products live up to the highest standards of quality, innovation and sustainability through our brands including well-known Danpo, Den Stolte Hane, Kronfågel, Manor Farm and Naapurin Maalaiskana. Scandi Standard was established in June 2013, with the union of the Swedish brand Kronfågel and Danish brand Danpo. Simultaneously, the Norwegian brand Den Stolte Hane was acquired. The rest is history, with the Group flourishing even more through the acquisition of Naapurin Maalaiskana in Finland and Manor Farm in Ireland, together with the addition of other supplementary brands within Denmark and Sweden. Today the Group is the dominant poultry producer in the Nordics and Ireland, and a leading player on the European market. Our over 3000 team members work hard to provide good and healthy food to consumers and restaurants. They make sure families and people in the Nordic countries, Ireland and over 40 of our export markets around the world are fed with the best quality, tasty chicken.

To find out some more, visit www.scandistandard.com

Do you want to become part of a young and industry leading company with an opportunity to independently continue the development and maintenance of the compliance and internal control platform? Are you looking for a role in a company with a nice and welcoming organization? If so, this role as a Group Compliance Manager may be something for you!

This role as a Group Compliance Manager, has its focus on Internal control and Information security, including GDPR. Scandi Standard and the industry predict a long-term underlying structural growth. The corporate governance is an important area for the continued successful journey of Scandi Standard. This is an exciting role for you who wants to get the opportunity to continue to develop and build the compliance, internal control and information security platform in a fast-moving/growing business.

The location for this position is primarily in HQ Stockholm, Sweden but can be flexible. It can also be in any of Scandi Standard’s markets, in any of the company’s local offices in Aars or Farre, Denmark; Oslo, Norway; Lieto, Finland, or Bracetown, Ireland. Some travel is expected.

What we are looking for
As Compliance Manager you will be responsible for building, implementing, maintaining and continuously developing the internal control framework for the group. You will also have the responsibility for information security including GDPR. You will cooperate closely with the Head of Group Finance and the country CFOs. Since this is a new position, we are looking for you who can contribute with your previous experience within the area and thus be the expert who offers advice and drive the development within the area. You will report to Head of Group Finance and be a part of the Group Finance organization.

To thrive in this role you enjoy being both tactical and hands-on, working with the planning, coordination, administration and setting the structure for the compliance area. You do also have a good understanding and experience of and can apply the change management needed, in order to implement and maintain the internal routines.

Main responsibilities
  • Manage internal control over financial reporting and issue governing documents for the Group and the Parent company.
  • Together with Head of Group Finance, prepare and manage the annual cycle for Internal control.
  • Prepare information material and conduct internal control training to the business.
  • Mapping of financial processes to identify risks to ensure risks have adequate controls to prevent unintentional and intentional errors in financial reporting processes.
  • Monitor that audit remarks are followed up on and actions are taken by the business.
  • Act as the company’s named Information Security manager and be responsible for data protection policies, standards, procedures and guidelines.
  • Supervise and assist with the drafting, implementation and review of internal policies, standards, procedures and guidelines and related compliance training.
  • Provide day to day support to internal and external stakeholders on compliance issues.
Your profile
You have an academic education, preferably with university degree within business administration/finance or equivalent. You have 5-8 years´ of experience, it can be from a similar role or as an Auditor from preferably Big4. Important is that you have experience from processes regarding Internal control. You have experience from audits and line function within finance or experiences from internal control framework and COSOS framework. You enjoy working hands-on/operative and to handle administration and have a good understanding of processes and risk handling.

Personal skills
You are independent and self-driven with a high integrity. We would like you to be a good team worker and an experienced relationship builder with experience of working cross different functions. You do have analytical skills and a high level of attention to details with a very good ability to create and maintain structure and processes. You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. We can see that you are used to leading through others as well as driving change management and to handle different kinds of discussions with different stakeholders. Experience from FMCG and listed companies is an advantage.

Scandi Standard´s guiding principles
While our vision, A Better Chicken for a Better Life, and strategy describe what we want to achieve, our mission and sustainability platform, The Scandi Way, together with our core values describe how we want to do it.

We believe in collaboration, open-mindedness, engagement and empowerment. Our culture defines how we work together and it’s the glue that helps us come together as a group. Our company is international, yet with all the traditions and quirks that come with being local. Through it all, our common and shared ambition to always keep trying to be better and our values unites us as one.

Openness - being transparent and honest, enabling us to help each other across countries and functions.

Challenge - challenging both ourselves as well as our industry every day. We do this by always asking questions in order to find better solutions and continuously improve.

Sense of Urgency - meaning there’s no time to waste as time waits for no one. We stay relevant by acting quickly and smartly. We believe that the key to success is when every team member develops through continuous development of themself, the team, and the business, while shaping a better future.

How to apply
In this recruitment process, Scandi Standard is working with Prodiem. Interviews and selection will be ongoing, therefore please submit your application as soon as possible at our website, www.prodiem.se. For further information regarding the position, please contact Jessica Maurell at 073-233 01 17 or Caroline Björk 073-303 34 66.
Mer info
Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Ekonomi, Controller, Revision
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag Löpande (48 dagar kvar)