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Financial Analyst / Financial Controller - Stockholm

Do you have the drive and skills needed to take on great accounting responsibility?

If so, this might be your next challenge. Located at our office in Solna, you will be part of a highly experienced and engaged team and play a vital part in the further development of our accounting department. We’re looking for a Swedish speaking Financial Analyst / Financial Controller, proficiency in the Finnish language is an advantage.   


At Arla Foods we want to create the conditions for our colleagues to have a sustainable work life by offering flexibility and the opportunity to work in the office and remotely; based on the needs of the business and the employees. We call it the “Power of the Mix”.


About the job

As Financial Analyst / Financial Controller, your main mission will be to solve daily accounting related questions. Operating at the very core of our department, you will manage various accounting issues and further develop our way of working within this area.
You will also:  


  • Provide the organization within your area of expertise
  • Prepare, manage and evaluate both monthly and annual reports
  • Work closely with auditors, business groups and SSC among others
  • Take part in local and global projects
  • Other tasks such as manage statistics reporting


Who are you?


  • You hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with specialization in Accounting or equivalent
  • This you combine with 3-5 years of experience from working with qualified accounting/financial analytical questions
  • Good knowledge of accounting regulations regarding IFRS and Finnish local GAAP
  • Experience working in SAP in an advantage
  • Proficiency in English and Swedish is a must, written and spoken alike


Your personal qualities are vital for success. You are a great communicator with solid experience. You need to be able to independently manage projects and calmly take on periods of higher pace. You understand the importance of providing great service to stakeholders and customers, and you work just as well in teams as you do on your own. Would you also describe yourself as equally positive as flexible, equally calm as structured? If so, this might be your perfect match.

What do we offer?

The position offers an exciting and challenging work day with excellent opportunities for personal development. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favorite brands in a way that make things better for our customers, consumers and the farmers who own us.


Application and contact

We are screening on an ongoing basis and the position will be filled as soon as we´ve found the right person. For additional information, please contact Head of Accounting, Susanne Blomström, at suble@arlafoods.com


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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