Senior Business Controller, Arla Foods Ingredients – Videbæk

Do you want to become a key player in Arla Foods Ingredients (AFI) and have a far-reaching role with touch points across the entire organisation? Then this could be your chance to join the Supply Chain Finance team in Arla Foods Ingredients (AFI) based with Danmark Protein in Videbæk as we are looking to appoint a Senior Business Controller with solid analytical and financial skills.

AFI Finance provides the business with strong financial management that assure accurate, timely and transparent information. If you are great with numbers, data processing, systems and have the ability to communicate findings to both business and senior management, this might be the job for you. AFI is an independent company (100% owned subsidiary) within the Arla Foods Group with an ambition to become the true global leader in value-added whey.

About the job
As our Senior Business Controller you will have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of projects and tasks within controlling and process management. You will be a key player in supporting the local management team with insights and analyses, and you will help to ensure that we meet our deadlines and that we submit valid financial information. In order to succeed you need to be comfortable in senior management exposure and enjoy interacting with colleagues at all levels.

You will be involved in all aspects of:

  • Ongoing optimization of reporting tools
  • Process management of forecast and cost prices
  • Continuous process development and optimization of department
  • Support to the operational organisation.

You will ensure that reporting standards are based on Arla’s corporate procedures, and that they always build on valid data. You will take action on deviations, and collaborate with site management and other internal stakeholders on corrective actions.

Who are you?

You have a theoretical background as Master in Economics, Finance or similar and you have experience from a business or production controlling function in an international company.

You possess the combination of drive and patience and you are comfortable in setting directions independently. Although you are comfortable working alone, you see the potential in the team and know that collaborating with great colleagues will always give you the best solution.

Other characteristics that will help you succeed:

  • You thrive in a fast-moving environment where no day is the same
  • You communicate freely and create relations at all organisational levels – and likes to share your knowledge also with colleagues outside of Finance so they understand the importance
  • It comes natural to you to contribute with new ideas and improve processes

Arla is a global company so it is important that you are comfortable in written and spoken English.

Application and contact

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 Per Stavnager at +45 91 31 81 66.

Please apply via this LINK