SSP runs restaurants and shops in 30 countries. After more than 60 years in the business we today have 30 000 employees serving 1 000 000 customers every day. You can find our business in places where people are on the go, such as railway stations, airports and arenas. We operate our own and franchised brands for example Upper Crust, Starbucks, Caffè Ritazza, Burger King, M&S Simply Food and O´Learys. Website: www.foodtravelexperts.com
What makes the role as Commercial Controller at SSP exciting?
We are in a period of change building a new Nordics Region for our business. We are looking for a Nordic Commercial Controller who will work with regional business/finance development projects, reporting to the Regional Commercial Control Manager the Commercial Controller works in close cooperation with Nordic Finance organization. You will be placed at one of our offices, either at Arlanda Airport - Stockholm or Vantaa Airport - Helsinki, working across the whole Nordics. Travel will be required.
We offer an exciting work environment where you will be given responsibility from the first day. If you show positive results and ambition your career options at SSP are endless!
As a Regional Commercial Controller your main duty is to support the Regional Commercial Control manager and the Nordic Finance team with insight and analytics on the internal reporting performed. Also you will have a strong role in developing structures and processes to add value to the business.
. Supporting on preparation of weekly, monthly, quarterly review, budget and strategy materials.
. Review of Capital Expenditure and participation in business case design.
. Development of tools and embedding those to standard business practices in finance functions and business units.
. Manage specific projects as they occur on finance development such as working capital reduction and other ad hoc projects.
. Development projects e.g. risk management, internal audits, KPI sharing.
To succeed in this role you need degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent. We want you to have at least 2 or more years of relevant experience as a commercial controller/analyst with proven finance and accounting background. Retail experience is preferable. Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required as well as strong knowledge in Power Point, NAV and experience of various reporting systems.
If you have an analytical and creative approach to development and implementation of new ideas and concepts -you will fit into this role. We see you as motivated to learn, develop self professionally, and take responsibility in a proactive manner. Your communication skills need to be excellent and as a strong team player you have ability to work in and influence a complex matrix structure. You must be fluent English in spoken and written and preferably any additional Nordic language.
Does this sound like your next challenge?
Please submit your application; selecting and interviewing will start in August