Strategic Finance Director
Denmark, Billund; United Kingdom
Strategic Finance DirectorWould you like to take up a brand-new and pivotal role to set the direction for strategic finance within the LEGO Group?
Then this is your chance to build a network across top management and make your mark on the future of your new department.
Drive excellence in strategic planning across the LEGO GroupYou will be the functional lead on our strategic finance agenda as part of Strategic Finance & Pricing. Here, you will play an integral part in our long-term financial planning. Doing so, you will collaborate closely with the CFO, the Head of Strategic Finance & Pricing, and other key corporate and business stakeholders. More specifically, you will:
- Play a key role in the development of the commercial strategy
- Be responsible for the financial planning and tracking of the commercial strategy
- Ensure that long-term financial ambitions are translated into yearly plans and targets
- Lead and participate in high-impact projects that link strategy with finance as you collaborate with stakeholders across the LEGO Group
Preferably, you work from Billund, but for the right candidate, London is an option as well. You can expect to travel 10-20 days a year, and if you work from London, you can expect a total of 30-40 travel days a year to visit colleagues in Billund.
We care for quality – and for each otherYou will join a finance community where quality is at the heart of what we do. And to ensure high-quality finance, we continue to learn and develop from experience and trust each other to perform. This makes up a dynamic and caring environment with plenty of opportunity for you to influence the agenda.
Broad experience within finance and finance strategy- You have 8+ years of experience in relevant finance roles including 2+ years of experience with strategic finance, preferably from a multinational company
- You are a great networker and have the commercial flair to understand and influence stakeholders
- You have excellent English communication skills in both speech and writing
Bringing it to life
“This is your chance to join a new and highly dynamic team at the beginning of our journey towards a new way of thinking strategic finance. Bridging top management, the finance organisation and the commercial organisation, you will be at the forefront of decision-making as you bring our commercial strategy to life,” says Frank S. Nielsen, Senior Director, Strategic Finance & Pricing.
Join the global LEGO® familyIn the LEGO Group, we succeed together, and you will be part of a global family where you can use your creativity and enjoy a fun working environment. We look forward to receiving your application. Please remember to attach your cover letter and a current CV in English.
If you would like to know more about the position, please contact Frank S. Nielsen, Senior Director, Strategic Finance & Pricing on +45 7950 5536.
This position was posted 19-12-2018 and may be online up to 10 weeks following this date. We do not have application deadlines on any of our positions. We take candidates into the recruitment process continuously and fill the position once we have found the right candidate.