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Group Business Controller to new startup Ducks In a Row!

Ducks In a Row Group AB

Are you a creative, entrepreneurial mind with a passion for helping brands grow and succeed? Do you want to be part of a dynamic, fast-growing international business with a unique approach to helping Scandinavian brands break into the US market as a Business Controller? Get your Ducks In a Row and look no further, apply now!

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Company: Ducks In a Row Group AB

City: Lund

Job Category: Ekonomi/juridik/inköp

Extent: Heltid, Full-time

Start date: According to agreement

Type of work: Rekrytering

Job duties

The vision is clear: to be the partner of choice for Scandinavian Brands planning to enter or already operating in the US market. Ducks In a Row are not just consultants or distributors - they are a full-service business model that empowers their customers with greater control and flexibility. With offices in New York City and Lund, Sweden, the team of Swedish/American professionals are dedicated to helping Nordic brands sell their products or services on the US market - faster, more efficiently, and with higher profitability.

As Duck In a Row continues to grow, they´re looking for talented individuals who share the same passion for innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurialism. Now they´re looking for a Business Controller to join them on their journey. You are expected to take full responsibility for your area of expertise, presenting new and exciting solutions to help their customers succeed. At Ducks In a Row Group, they're not afraid to push boundaries, explore new opportunities, and have a little fun along the way. So if you're looking for a unique, exciting opportunity to define your future while helping others succeed, we want to hear from you. Come join the team and be part of something special.

You are offered

  • An international arena with colleagues in the United States
  • No boredom! Ducks In a Row is a stimulating workplace where you are challenged daily where you will learn alot in a short period of time.
  • As Business Controller, you will have the unique opportunity to work closely with the CEO, contributing to key decisions and driving the company forward
  • Professional development, possibility to build your career with international connections in the US
  • Guardian of, and responsible for, all budgeting, forecasting, follow up and reporting of costs and efficiencies in the areas of Finance, Business, Logistics, Sales and Purchasing
  • Identify and set KPIs as well as solid reporting and forecasting routines and processes
  • P&L and KPI analysis with early warning mentality and suggestions for improvement where needed, in particular if there are deviations to plans or budgets
  • Perform financial and business analysis for Brand Management both in Sweden and the US to support pro active business decisions across all areas
  • Provide strategic analysis in all business areas to drive solutions and improvement of business objectives and operational processes
  • Control operational expenses and seek for areas of savings, efficinces and productivity
  • Participate proactively in strategic planning and decision making processes
  • Lead and assist in various projects assigned by management and HQ
  • Ensure the business has the right IT and system support including ERP system to be able to manage both internal control and specific customer needs
  • Support management in preparations of various presentations both external (such as customer proposals and offers ) and internal (such as board meeting presentations)
  • Responsible on both a strategic and operational level for all areas above

We are looking for

  • Bachelor Degree in Business, Finance or similar
  • Experience from similar role
  • Fluency in verbal and written English
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, Word and Powerpoint
  • Flexible working hours since Ducks In a Row operate over different time zones (primarily New York)

It will be considered an additional qualification if you have:

  • Experience from the consumer goods industry

As a person you are:

  • Problem solving
  • Structured
  • Influencing & Inspiring
  • Demonstrates integrity

Other information

  • Start: According to agreement
  • Work extent: Full-time
  • Location: Lund

Contact information:

This recruitment process is conducted by Academic Work. It is a request from Ducks In a Row that all questions regarding the position is handled by Academic Work

Our selection process is continuous and the advert may close before the recruitment process is completed if we have moved forward to the next phase. The process includes two tests; one personality test and one cognitive test. The tests are tools to find the right talent for the right position, to enable equality, diversity and a fair process.

Ducks In a Row Group AB

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