Financial Analyst / Controller
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. The offering covers rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading and hauling and materials handling.
Sandvik Mining and Construction Oy’s Tampere plant is a global technology and manufacturing center for mining equipment. Tampere Production Unit’s Business Control team is now looking for a proactive and energetic Financial Analyst / Controller. This role is a permanent position based in Tampere, Finland.

Key performance areas
  • Takes ownership of financial controlling activities of the reporting entity.
  • Key contributor in the month end closing process by making e.g. accruals, capitalizations, reconciliation work, plus investigating and resolving of deviations in the BS and P&L.
  • Ensures costs are accurately recorded, analyzed and reported in time.
  • Analyzes the monthly results and supports with value added analysis.
  • Develops and maintains accounting and reporting related excel templates, tools and processes, including cost allocation principles and keys.
  • Control owner for Financial Reporting related Internal Control points in the reporting entity.
  • Supports in other financial analysis, forecasting process, business activity reports and ad hoc tasks.
Your profile
You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in economics and business administration or industrial management with knowledge of financial & business accounting and reporting. We are looking for proactive and service minded finance professional to join our team. Our work environment is international, and therefore we expect you to have a good written and oral command of English language in addition to fluent Finnish.
You have experience in financial accounting, monthly closings and reporting. Previous work experience in global manufacturing industry is considered as a plus. You have knowledge of local GAAP and/or IFRS and excellent skills in MS Office (Excel). Analytical skills and proficiency with IT systems as well as deep understanding of ERP systems (System21, Lean), consolidation software (BPC / Hyperion), and reporting software (Cognos, Qlikview), are essential.
Our ideal candidate is an excellent team player, has organized way of working and pays close attention to details and facts without losing the big picture. Ability to handle large amounts of data and keep deadlines despite a temporarily high work load are also essential.
Contact information
For further information about this position, please contact:
Heidi Ala-Hynnilä, Site Controller, Tampere, email: heidi.ala-hynnila@sandvik.com.
For further information regarding the recruitment process please contact Sandvik’s HR Services, Finland, tel. +358 (0)800 1 44 444.
Please send your application and CV including your salary request by February 19th, 2017.
Read about Sandvik and apply at www.sandvik.com/careers.
Job ID: 349707
Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. In 2015, the Group had about 46,000 employees and sales of about 91 billion SEK in more than 150 countries.
Deadline: 19 Feb
Job-ID: 349707