Finance Controller - Specsavers Business Services i Göteborg

Publicerad: 2017-05-16
Göteborg, Västra Götalands län
Ekonomi, redovisning, lön & inköp
Controlling & ekonomistyrning
Marianne Seal
Finance Controller - Specsavers Business Services
Specsavers is looking for an Finance Controller to our Business Services function (SBS), who will be the Finance Controller responsible for a selection of our stores. This will include financial reporting and communication of store performance within the organisation with the purpose to monitor and improve store performance. The role will also include improving and developing the routines and processes to further enhance the services provided to store partners as well as other departments.

Specsavers Business Services (SBS) is part of the Finance department with the main focus on store financials and performance.

Key responsibilities are:
• Continuous and consistent analysis of financial data. Present financial reports in an accurate and timely manner to store partners as well as management and the retail department.

• Clearly communicate monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements for the stores; monitor progress and changes.

• Handling daily ad hoc queries from Visma, retail department and store partners

• Produce store budgets and own the store budget process.

• Ensuring an accurate and timely Business Transfer process as well as support new partners through close cooperation with the retail team.

• Produce and distribute KPI reports and data extracts (all Specsavers Sweden stores) on a regular basis (daily, weekly and monthly) to monitor store performance and to support other functions in the company.

To be successful in this role you have:
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively and develop strong relations with colleagues, partners at all levels and the third party

• Proficient at producing and presenting reports

• Proactive, good at taking own initiatives, accountable and future oriented

• Ability to work well under pressure

• Attention to detail

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills

• Flexible approach to work

• Ability to multitask

• Good understanding of accounting practice

• Excellent excel skills

• High level of oral and written English skills

• Minimum of a MBA preferred

• 2-4 years relevant experience in controlling, auditing or consulting

• Experience from a Franchise Business is preferred but not crucial.

In a dynamic retail environment, you will be proactive and take and lead initiatives that benefit the business. You have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively and develop strong relations with team and both internal and external partners at all levels. You will also have the ability to work well under pressure as well as demonstrating a proactive behaviour.

Ort: Göteborg

Specsavers offers you:
Specsavers offers you a challenging position, working with highly competent colleagues as well as working for a rapidly growing business. We are looking for true talent: people who are eager for the opportunity and freedom to make their contribution. It's going to be an exciting journey - and you could be part of it.

Specsavers is an international Optical Retail company with great success in all its markets. We are proud of our success, and are still growing. We operate in 10 countries. Our people are the engine behind the success – close to 30,000 talented, driven and entrepreneurial people.

For more information on Specsavers see

Please send your CV and application in English to Marianne Seal, 0722 391405
We look forward to receiving your application!