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Finance Business Partner / Business Controller, Logistics (fixed term) - Stockholm or Jönköping

An exciting business partner opportunity.  We are currently looking to recruit a Finance Business Partner to join our Nordic Logistics Finance team.  Logistics operations cover Inbound, Outbound and Warehouse and in this role, you will play an active part in the Swedish Outbound and Warehouse Management Team.  You will report to the Senior Finance Business Partner Nordic Logistics and be a member of the Global Logistics Finance Team.


This is a fixed term contract expected to be for at least 12 months, with a starting date as soon as possible. 


About the role

As a Logistics Finance Business Partner, you lean in closely to the performance of the business and will:


  • Actively facilitate and take part in driving performance within Logistics Sweden.
  • Be responsible for the month end close and solid quarterly forecasting.
  • Act as financial sparring partner to the logistic operations team, and also colleagues working a similar role in other markets.
  • Actively engage and support in capital investment (CAPEX) projects in the logistics area.
  • Provide ad hoc support to logistics projects and commercial businesses cases that require a financial input and advice.
  • Coordinate and actively drive continuous improvement.


Who are you?

We are looking for someone who ideally has a higher degree in Economics/Business/Finance.  You will have over 3 years of experience working as a finance business partner (or similar), translating operational performance data into business cases and actions.


With excellent communication and organisation skills, you will be able to build strong relationships across the Business Partner community as well as across different sites and functions.  An analytical thinker, you will be proactive and will have a desire to learn about and improve ways of working within logistics. 


You will be a proficient user of all Office Applications and will have advanced Excel skills. Knowledge and experience of working with SAP would also be an advantage. Finally, fluent in English is a requirement and proficiency in a Nordic language is a plus. 


What do we offer?

We are committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you will join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favourite brands in a way that makes things better for our customers, the farmers who own us and the whole world.


Create the future – Grow with Arla!


Application and contact

Seize this opportunity! We will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and close the recruitment once we have identified the right candidate. For additional information, please call Matt Hardy at +46709488820


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?



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