Stora Enso is a leading provider of renewable solutions in packaging, biomaterials, wooden constructions and paper on global markets. Our aim is to replace fossil-based materials by innovating and developing new products and services based on wood and other renewable materials. Stora Enso has some 26 000 employees in over 30 countries. Our sales in 2017 were EUR 10 billion, with an operational EBIT of EUR 1 billion. Stora Enso shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Oy (STEAV, STERV) and Nasdaq Stockholm AB (STE A, STE R).
Stora Enso has chosen a new ambitious path for its Finance Delivery function, embracing a next-generation shared service model and new smart technologies for process digitalization. If you are enthusiastic about providing best business support services and can relate to Stora Enso purpose “doing good for the people and the planet”, we invite you to join our journey.
Manager, Finance Development
As a Finance Development Manager you will have a key role in facilitating and managing our strategically significant projects related to digitalization, automation and master data within Finance Delivery organization. You will have the opportunity to contribute to digital change of Finance Delivery and to lead the development and implementation of business cases for projects. Within projects, you will also act as a solution architect from finance process perspective, identifying and assessing alternative solution possibilities, managing solution concept design and assessing technology requirements. The tasks may include e.g. participating and contributing to Finance Delivery level KPIs planning and implementation, SAP-roll-outs, and M&A cases. You will have a versatile work content and the possibility to work in close co-operation with Finance Delivery process teams, Group Internal Control and other stakeholders.
The ideal candidate will have the following skills and competencies:
- University degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant field
- Prior experience in similar positions with project management responsibilities
- Good knowledge of finance processes and basic understanding of IFRS and GAAP requirements
- Experience in SAP and master data projects
- Business mindset and understanding of value creation
- Self-driven and independent working style
- Ability to grasp complexities easily and make them simple and easy to understand
- Experience from shared services environment and lean process management is considered as an advantage
- Excellent communication skills in English
Key strategic elements for us are innovation, digitalization, structured processes and motivated employees. We offer you a unique opportunity to learn and develop with us, be part of our finance transformation journey. You will be part of a dynamic and ambitious team who drives process excellence. Manager, Finance Development reports directly to Director, Finance Development.
The position is located at either Helsinki or in Tallinn.
For more information, please contact Maiju Kangas tel. +358 50 302 7185 or Pia Paavilainen tel. +358 50 305 9217 at HRS Advisors Oy. To apply, please complete the application form with a salary request and submit your CV by June the 11th, 2018.