Financial Controller Nordic

Development – Controlling – Leadership

Do you want to be part of a global company’s expansion in the Nordics?

As Financial Controller you are expected to take full responsibility of the financial affairs in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark. Even Finland will be in your responsibility in a couple of years’ time.

Since this role is a key position in the Nordic organization, it will mean that a lot of effort will be to develop the financial organization. Although that the organization is very experienced, you should look for ways of improving the processes in finance

As Financial Controller, you are overall responsible for leading the Nordic Finance Team. The overall focus is to direct the company´s financial affairs, with a cautious and effective control. Key responsibilities are also day to day accounting operations including accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger, payroll etc. You prepare monthly reporting (P&L), balance sheet, cashflows, and analysis. Oversee tax and regulatory compliance issues. Together with your team, you will support and advise managers in the Nordics.

We would like you to have an MBA or BA in Finance and Accounting. A minimum of 7-8 years ‘experience as Finance Manager or Controller. Experience with a top accounting firm a plus. Your finance experience is of course essential, but we value your personal abilities highly. It is important that you can combine a strong interest for proactive control management with a down to earth leadership. We prefer that you have had a similar role in an international environment.

Since this is a global organization, you must be fluent in English. The companies’ office is in the Stockholm region. As Financial controller you report to the Nordic Director and is a member of the regional management team.


If you have any questions, you are welcome to take a first confidential contact with Håkan Cöster at Högström & Co. You will reach him on + 46 705 195 850. Since we work with open selection, we would like to have your application as soon as possible. Your application, which will be handled confidential, you will send to