Junior Business Controller

Are you ambitious and passionate about working with commercial business? Then you may be our new finance co-worker in Aarhus. It is our task to be a progressive sounding board for our Danish marketing and sales organisation as well as local Leadership Team. Through intelligent analysis, proactivity and thoroughly contemplated impact studies, we create value for Arla and our commercial business.

In a total finance team of 12 compassionate and dedicated colleagues, you will take up a role with strong ties to the commercial business.

Being a Junior Business Controller

Your job will be to support the Foodservice Finance Partner and the Foodservice Sales and Marketing teams in driving and managing their commercial agenda in Arla Denmark. In addition to this, you will be a finance partner and trusted advisor to our exciting Premium Business Unit, which is responsible for our sales of high-end cheeses under the Unika-brand.

To succeed in this role, you will master tasks of both operational, analytical and strategic character. Operational tasks will be related to month-end closing, financial reporting and controlling of our price and rebate structure in the Foodservice business. On the more strategic part you will be responsible for the overall financial support of the Premium Business Unit, which for example entails financial analysis in regards to long-term business planning, target setting and follow-up, as well as being everyday caretaker of all financial matters.

Strong analyst to take front and centre

You have a MSc in economics, business administration, finance or the like, you have either 1-2 years of experience or have just graduated. You are business and detail oriented, proactive and consistent, while having a great desire to create results and change in close collaboration with your colleagues. You are a skilled IT-user with MS Excel & PowerPoint experience, while experience with SAP BW and PowerBI are an advantage.

At the same time, you are a skilled team player who is friendly and outgoing, while able to communicate clearly and concisely in both Danish and English. Your personal impact and your strong analytical skills enable you to provide challenging and competent feedback at all levels of an organisation. You have high ambitions with a natural interest in commercial business, and you want to work at full speed with a constant desire to develop and learn.

If you are the right candidate, we can in return guarantee a steep learning curve and further career opportunities within Arla Foods, while at the same time developing a sound commercial understanding.

Application and contact

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, please apply as soon as possible. We process applications on a continuous basis and close the job opening once the right candidate has been found. For additional information, please call Senior Finance Manager, Theis Engedal Pedersen, at +45 9131 4630.

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