Controller / Expert, Woodflow
Are you looking to join a dynamic, innovation-driven, international company, building a better future for us all? UPM leads the forest based bioindustry into a sustainable, innovation-driven, and exciting future. The competence, integrity and drive of our people make us unique. We live by our values – trust and be trusted, achieve together, renew with courage.
We are now looking for a Controller/Expert, Woodflow for a permanent position. We are seeking for a financial professional interested in developing our internal and external reporting processes, data analysis and taking ownership of woodflow process and wood inventories as a member of our finance team for Forest business area. You are the right person when you add value to discussion and interpret it to practice.
In addition, we are looking for a person with experience of analytics in practise in finance reporting. You are proud professional who is motivated to work as part of a big team in an important role of bringing financial knowledge widely across business teams in Biorefining area.
UPM Finance Operations is a customer service oriented global organization providing financial expertise for all UPM businesses and functions. We as a team drive to be operationally efficient, performing on a high level to give our very best to our both internal and external customers and stakeholders. In order to succeed in our work we are looking for new talents to make our organization even more professional, versatile, collaborative and dynamic - ready to take in new challenges!
Greetings from your future colleague
“In UPM Finance we are facing interesting challenges on daily basis, for sure working days are not brothers. In addition, continuous improvement and changes are familiar to us. However, it´s easier to tackle those challenges when you have possibility to work with these nice and talented colleagues. Our international group of people is definitely an asset for us and gives energy for everyone.”
– Sanna Hellsten and Sanna Pikkumaa
What you’ll do
In this role, you are the expert of our woodflow processes and participate, support and ensure they are well performed in Biorefining team. You play an important role in participating and developing our monthly reporting process for internal and external stakeholders. You ensure account data accuracy and timeliness for group, statutory and tax purposes for Forest business area. You are part of service team delivering timely, accurate and effective accounting services. You also are key player for our Finance reporting development by creating new ways of working with help of analytics software.
Who you are
You have minimum a Bachelor's degree in finance, preferably in accounting or audit or equal qualification and at least five years' work experience in similar field of responsibility area. You have experience of financial reporting processes in practise as well as working in a close cooperation with several stakeholders. Development, automation and digitalization get you fired up. You communicate well with our multiple stakeholders. Communication is not just about speaking clearly to your team or to your stakeholders, but also about making it natural to share your knowledge. Fluency in English and Finnish is a must in our global environment.
This is what we offer for you
- Meaningful job: We are proud of what we do. Our work highlights the expertise of our personnel, the high quality of our products and the company's values.
- Inspired and motivated teams: We have highly skilled workforce. We are a multifaceted, international organisation that works as a team to achieve our shared objectives.
- Development opportunities: With us you can build up your expertise. We provide opportunities to support your development throughout every stage of your career.
- Responsibility for people and environment: Our ethical principles embrace people as well as the environment. We are always striving to build a more sustainable future.
The position is located in Tampere.
For further information please contact Jouni Rosenberg, Manager Forest and Timber, tel. +358204146487 or email@example.com
Please apply via the link below by 05.04.2019.
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