Financial Controller

Financial Controller


Now you have got a great opportunity to take on a challenging position in a global organization and to work closely with colleagues located at different subsidiaries. For our client we are looking for an ambitious Financial Controller, who will be part of a multicultural workplace with different cultures, perspectives, and ideas from which you can learn. The position is based in Southern Jutland, and there are good opportunities if you want to work from home.

Challenging role in Group Accounting

As a Financial Controller you will join the Group Accounting team where all aspects of group consolidation, financial controlling and financial compliance audits is handled. You will refer to the Head of Group Accounting.

In cooperation with the Group Accounting team, your overall responsibility will be to:

  • Perform Financial Controlling for month-end, annual report, budget, and forecast
  • Participate in internal financial audits in the subsidiaries
  • Provide deep dive audits/controlling via digital solutions across and on selected focus areas
  • Monitor compliance
  • Participate in the build-up of the future digital audit tool

The position as Financial Controller is expected to have primary tasks focusing on financial compliance audit, controlling/review of financial reports from group companies, compliance tracking/follow-up on periodic reporting/forecasting, analysis, and ad hoc reviews/investigations on financial elements.

A big part of the tasks is performed in the Group HQ, but audit and in some case ad hoc reviews are performed on local locations for which reason travelling to subsidiaries is a normal part of the position. You should expect around 20-30 days of travel yearly.

Ready to take a step into an international environment

You have a background as Master in Accounting or a Higher diploma (HD-R) and at least 3 years of experience from a similar position or as an auditor. You have experience with audits and are professionally skilled in English, as you will be working with external and internal stakeholders.

To support the audit and controlling several IT-tools are utilized such as SAP, SAP/BW Datawarehouse, MS Power BI, Audit Analytics, IMPERO (compliance reporting tool), and MS Office packages. As a Financial Controller you are expected to become a superuser in the IT-tools for which reason flair for IT-tools is required.

Personal and professional development

Our client is a world leader within its industry. It is a global FMCG company employing more than 20.000 people worldwide. They are offering an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Financial Controller. You will stay up to date on the latest tools and developments, and there is always room to grow, both in your role and as part of the team, but there are also opportunities for the right candidate to move further on a career path. If you want a job where you are not only performing routine tasks but also play an active role in developing workflows and processes, this is your chance.


The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group. If you want to learn more about this position before submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact Maria Faber, Recruitment Consultant on tel.: +45 40325628

Please submit your application and CV as soon as possible, if you are interested. Applications will be processed on an ongoing basis. Please note that all enquiries will be handled with confidentiality and that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV. 

Deadline: As soon as possible
Reference: 2110.230b
Workplace: Southern Jutland
Company: Anonymous