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Financial Controller - Temporary Position/Parental Leave vacancy

Job Location: ​Malmö​

Ferrero Scandinavia is part of the Ferrero Group, a global company privately owned by the Ferrero family. The company has grown from a small Italian confectionery shop in 1942 (which was officially founded in 1946) creating appealing products from local hazelnuts in its home town Alba to become the fourth largest confectionery manufacturer in the world. It produces famous market-leading brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, and Kinder Bueno®. Today, the Ferrero Group is present in 55 countries, and its products are sold in more than 170 countries. Read more: 

Diversity Statement

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

As Financial Controller, Your main tasks & responsibilities will center on:

  • Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Month and Year End Closing
  • Reporting to the Management

This role requires that you gain an in-depth knowledge of the business area and can provide valid forecasts and analysis on trends to suggest actions to close potential gaps and deliver continuous sustainable growth. You will work with the Controlling team on the analysis of variances (Actual and Forecasts) and support the preparation of presentations to local/Area management team. You will be the contact person for all departments of the company in regards to actual cost development and other ad hoc business analysis.

What we hope You will bring:

  • Degree in Finance
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in similar role
  • Ability to communicate fluently in English
  • Knowledge of SAP (preferred FI/CO, ML)
  • Advanced knowledge in Excel

You are a result driven Controller with solid analytical and problem-solving skills. To be successful in this role, you have the ability to communicate and influence different stakeholders within the company and provide accurate documentation to support your business simulations. You have a flexible mindset, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, and you have a proactive attitude and a high degree of initiative and change readiness.

What we offer:

This is a stimulating and exciting chance to gain vision into the operations in the Scandinavian area of a major Chocolate Confectionery company. As our new business controller you will be part of a global leading company and you will be surrounded by highly skilled and passionate colleagues.
You will be working close to the Scandinavian business as well as with the headquarter Ferrero Group and your contribution will capacitate you to make an impact on the operational part of the business.

How to be successful in the role and in Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 


This is a continuous recruitment process, where the most relevant candidates will be contacted directly.
You are welcome to submit your application in English as soon as possible.

Any queries not clarified above, please contact
Subject your mail "Financial Controller".

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