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Business Controller

Are you someone who is not only passionate about numbers but also excited about the prospect of creating and being part of growth journey? Within Sandvik Group, we’re passionate about development and advanced technology, and we always aim to offer the best possible experience for our customers. Right now, we’re taking an exciting step in transforming our market-leading business even further within the area of hydraulic attachments and equipment for the mining and construction industries.

At Attachment Tools Division, we believe that working within finance is about supporting business objectives by offering efficient, reliable and proactive financial support and analysis to our key stakeholders. We identify ourselves as true business partners, contributing with our expertise in analyzing numbers, facts and details and communicating the results in the most informative manner.

We are now looking for a proactive and tech-savvy Business Controller to join our Division. This is temporary position during parental leave, and the duration is minimum of one year. The location for this position is flexible within Sandvik locations at Finland (Lahti, Tampere, Turku, Helsinki) but occasional stay at Division headquarters in Lahti is required.

Your responsibilities

As Business Controller in the Attachment Tools Division, you work in close collaboration with other Business Control employees in the hosted entities, in the Division, as well as in the Business Area to ensure timely and accurate reporting of actuals and forecasts. By delivering insightful business analysis and consolidated financial reports you enable fact-based decision making. Additionally, you will drive improvement initiatives in the areas like PowerBI utilization, management reporting, quarterly forecasting and sustainability reporting. Depending on your experience and areas of interest you can also act as a Finance Business Partner to named functions in the Division.

Your background and what we find important

We’re looking for someone with a degree in Finance or Economics and Business Administration, combined with a few years’ experience from business control or similar financial management roles – preferably within a global organization. You have good understanding of financial processes and reporting, combined with excellent skills in analyzing data in Excel and Power BI. Good communication skills in English are a must, Finnish language skills an advantage.

Curious mindset and willingness to develop new ways of working, processes and tools is essential in succeeding in this role. Knowledge and experience in project management and continuous improvement is seen as an advantage. You are highly organized, strongly analytical, and have attention to detail and ability to question the facts. You are flexible, react well to change and stay on top of deadlines. Good interpersonal skills, proactive and forward-looking mindset and ability to prioritize are also essential.

We offer you an interesting role with high visibility and possibility to make an impact. We work in a truly global environment as well as opportunities for your professional development. We at Sandvik are sustainability focused, have a diverse and inclusive company culture where our values are Innovation, Fair Play, Customer Focus and Passion to Win. Visit our Solid Ground stories hub, LinkedIn or Facebook to get to know us better.

Contact information

For further information about these positions, please contact:

Timo Järekallio Director, Business Control at Attachment Tools Division, tel. +358 40 514 1402.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services Finland, tel. +358 800 1 44444 (weekdays at 9-11 and at 13-15 EEST).

Want to join our Business Control team?

Submit your application and CV including your salary request by Sunday 23rd June 2024.

Please note that we are processing applications and start interviews already during the application period. When applying, please make sure to also attach your introductory letter when asked to upload your CV. Read about Sandvik and apply at home.sandvik/careers.

Job ID: R0067672

About our company

Sandvik is a global, high-tech engineering group providing solutions that enhance productivity, profitability and sustainability for the manufacturing, mining and infrastructure industries. We are at the forefront of digitalization and focus on optimizing our customers’ processes. Our world-leading offering includes equipment, tools, services and digital solutions for machining, mining, rock excavation and rock processing. In 2023 the Group had approximately 41​,000 employees and revenues of about 127 billion SEK in about 170 countries.

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