Head of Business Controlling – Lantmännen Schulstad

Indrykket 05/11/2020
  • Reference: 143761
  • Job type: RecruitmentProject
  • Ansøgningfrist: 11/12/2020

Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity within Business Controlling, and do you wish to develop your leadership skills in an exciting company?


If so, please read on…


Hudson Nordic is looking for a Head of Business Controlling on behalf of Lantmännen Schulstad. As Head of Business Controlling, you will drive and develop the Business Controlling team. You will be an important partner for the management team and steer Lantmännen Schulstad towards obtaining a more in-depth insight into the dynamics as a FMCG business.


You will be a part of the Lantmännen culture of openness, drive and holistic view. In Lantmännen Schulstad they share insights and work together across the organisation to reach a common goal.


As Head of Business Controlling, you will be joining a team of 4 highly skilled and dedicated colleagues and you will report to the Finance & IT Director. The role is placed at Lantmännen Schulstads HQ in Avedøre.


Primary responsibilities and tasks


You will focus on advising the management team and be responsible for group reporting to Lantmännen Unibake. Business Controlling work with Microsoft Dynamics AX and Power BI, where you will be expected to play a central role in  optimal utilization and use of the systems. Aligned with the company’s values, you will be responsible for your teams’ performance and develop the team to deliver analysis  and reporting at the highest level.


Your key responsibilities will be to:


  • Ensure timely and accurate monthly reporting of Financials for local management and parent company
  • Develop and challenge important economic indicators, in close corporation with the entire business
  • Facilitate and support rolling forecast and budget procedures
  • Lead reporting and controlling processes and initiate continuous optimization
  • Develop and maintain financial processes ensuring full cost transparency
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis to support business development


Ambitious Business Controller with leadership aspirations  


Perhaps you come from a similar position as Head of Controlling or as Senior Business Controller, preferably in a production company within FMCG. You have a degree in Economics, Business Administration or similar. Furthermore, you have well-developed analytical skills and a strong interest in Excel, ERP-systems, and data warehouse tools. We image that you have a few years of experience in a leadership position and see this role as a natural next step in your career. Besides Danish, you communicate effortlessly in written and spoken English.


You are ambitious and take initiative and have a strong sense of responsibility and deliver your work with a high degree of integrity and honesty. By your positive attitude you build a sense of team spirit and motivate your employees and colleagues to deliver valuable results.


Does this sound interesting?


Hudson Nordic is responsible for the recruitment process on behave of Lantmännen Schulstad, and you are welcome to contact Research Consultant Anne-Louise Pedersen (+45 70 27 77 33/ alp@hudsonnordic.com), for more information about the position.  


Apply for the position at the top of this page (“Ansøg”) as soon as possible. All applications will be treated confidentially.


Lantmännen Schulstad


Lantmännen Schulstad is part of Lantmännen Unibake, who is one of Europe’s largest bakery groups with 36 bakeries in 16 countries. They are market leading of frozen and fresh bakery products for retail and food service markets in more than 60 markets around the world. Lantmännen Schulstad is part of the Fresh Cluster of Finland, the Baltics og Denmark, who deliver freshly baked bread 7 times a week for 8.500 retail stores and more than 17,4 mio. consumers on the North European Market. Lantmännen Schulstad have bakeries across Denmark and are most famous for their two household brands Schulstad and Hatting.