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Business Controller

  • Application Deadline: Aug. 15, 2022
  • Stockholm +1 more
  • Application Deadline: Aug. 15, 2022
  • Stockholm +1 more

Oriola is a health and wellbeing company operating in the Nordic countries. In Sweden, Oriola owns the country’s third-largest pharmacy chain, Kronans Apotek.

We want to help people make healthy choices and feel better. To ensure this, our business keeps evolving. We are growing and developing within health and wellbeing and developing our services and pharmacies. Our important role in society gives a great purpose to working with us. In return, we expect you to aim as high as we do. You will need to be customer oriented and proactive. Together we work towards an even healthier future.

About the position

We are looking for a

to join our Swedish controlling team in Stockholm, Sweden. You will have a key role in analyzing numbers and improving decision making for Oriola Services in Sweden, covering distribution services for pharma products and Oriola own brands for pharmacies, retailers, and veterinarians. Additionally, depending on your experience and capabilities, your responsibilities may include support to Dose dispensing unit.

Our Business Control team in Sweden supports management team members and their teams through financial analysis and forecasting, and business partnering. As a Business Controller you will have an important role to play when we steer the business to the next level. You will be part of BA Sweden Controlling team and reporting to Director of Business Control Sweden. You will work in close cooperation with large number of stakeholders ranging from key decision markers in areas of supply chain, marketing and assortment, commercial team and dose dispensing. Your day-to-day responsibilities will consist of participation in monthly and quarterly reporting, financial planning and forecasting, commercial and pricing support, investment planning and process development. We use HFM for group reporting and SAP Business Objects. In this role you can also improve your knowledge and skills in PowerBI, which is widely used at Oriola.

Your main responsibilities include

  • Acting as a controlling partner for business decision makers
  • Financial support and active participation in management teams of operations, assortment and marketing and possibly dose dispensing business units.
  • Hands on involvement in monthly reporting, planning and forecasting process
  • Business development support to key decision makers in terms of pricing and cost management.
  • Participating in Finance development projects
  • Support in reporting for Group Management Team, Board of Directors as well as external financial reporting

Skills & Requirements

Personal and experience Requirements

Your way of working is proactive, collaborative, and effective with hands-on attitude. We expect you to have accuracy for numbers and attention to detail. You have high level of integrity and reliability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation. You are interested in reporting systems and development of group reporting processes. You have strong IT skills including excellent MS Excel skills and prior experience in HFM is an advantage.

Other Requirements

  • University degree preferably in Finance/ Economics/ Accounting
  • Minimum of a few years experience in similar duties as a business controller/ controller / analyst
  • Previous experience on FMCG/logistics/Retail/medical industry business or similar considered as an advantage.
  • Analytical mindset, business acumen, financial modelling skills and ability to share your ideas
  • Good understanding of financial systems and tools. Capability to use financial systems effectively (SAP, HFM). Strong proficiency in using Excel/PowerPoint. PowerBI is a plus
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and initiatives, and tight deadlines
  • Ability to support different parts of our organization with financial input
  • Interested in learning new financial tools and processes
  • Strong communication skills, fluency in English and Swedish.

We offer you

  • We offer you an interesting and challenging role in an inspiring, and dynamic working environment
  • Meaningful work in purpose driven organisation, Health for life
  • Great team spirit and fun colleagues from Sweden and Finland

  • Interesting forward leaning organisation with high ambitious for sustainability

  • Organisation which gives independency and responsibility to develop

  • Interesting business in the middle of the health industry from B2B service business to B2C customer relations.

Terms of Employment

  • This is a full-time position, and we want you to start as soon as you can
  • This position is based in Sthlm but we work in a hybrid mode
  • The Employment is within the Oriola Sweden AB – below you can read about our great company


If you feel this is your next career step, please send your application, CV and salary expectation in English no later than 24th June. We will start recruitment interviews with the applicable candidates already during the application period. We hope to hear from you soon! We want to hire the talents directly, no need for services provided by recruitment companies or headhunters, thank you!


For further information, please contact
Niklas Moberg
Director, Business Control
[email protected] You can reach Niklas by phone, tel: +46 (0)72-9695196

About the company

Oriola is a Finnish listed company with a solid expertise within the pharmaceutical sector. We have more than 100 years of experience in medicine distribution in Sweden and 70 years in Finland, and we unite all actors in the field from pharmaceutical companies to consumers in a unique way. With our 4,300 employees, we promote the wellbeing of people and animals by ensuring that medicine as well as health and wellbeing products are delivered in a safe and customer-friendly manner – whether through pharmacies, veterinarians, retailers, online channels or dose dispensing. Our expert services support pharmaceutical companies throughout the product’s entire lifespan. In Sweden, Oriola owns Kronans Apotek, the third largest pharmacy chain in the country. With us, you will have access to a wealth of expertise and inspiring opportunities in all our businesses.

Our purpose is ‘Health for life’. With us you will join an open and collaborative culture. We support and care for each other, our customers and our communities. To thrive with us you will need to be open, proactive and responsible – and we will help you to develop your strengths and progress along your professional journey. At Oriola, we cherish openness, taking initiative and responsibility, and working together.

Do you want to work towards an even healthier future? Join us!


TWe treasure people’s health and wellbeing. We deliver medicines and other health and wellbeing products to more than 2,200 pharmacy and other operators, adding up to 29,000 boxes per day.

TWe are market leader in dose dispensing with 120,000 patients. We not only help their daily life but also support society to reduce healthcare costs. ​

TOriola is today a company of nearly 4,300 professionals and it offers the widest range of health and wellbeing services in Finland and in Sweden​.

TApproximately half of the pharmaceuticals used in Finland and Sweden pass through Oriola.

TWe serve around 65 000 unique consumers in our Kronans Apotek’s pharmacies and online store in Sweden on a daily basis.

TVi värdesätter människors hälsa och välbefinnande. Vi levererar läkemedel och andra produkter för hälsa- och välbefinnande till mer än 2 200 apotek och andra operatörer, vilket ger upp till 30 000 backar med varor dagligen.

TVi är marknadsledande inom dosdispensering med mer än 117 000 patienter. Vi hjälper dem med deras läkemedelsanvändning varje dag men hjälper också samhället att sänka sjukvårdskostnaderna.

TOriola är idag en koncern med nästan 4 300 experter och erbjuder det bredaste utbudet av hälso- och välmåendetjänster i Finland och i Sverige.

TCirka hälften av läkemedlen som används i Finland och Sverige kommer via Oriola.

TEdistämme ihmisten terveyttä ja hyvinvointia. Toimitamme lääkkeitä ja muita terveys- ja hyvinvointituotteita yli 2 200 apteekille ja muille toimijoille Suomessa ja Ruotsissa – päivittäin meiltä lähtee yhteensä noin 29 000 kuljetuslaatikkoa.

TOlemme markkinajohtaja annosjakelussa ja palvelemme yhteensä 120 000 potilasta. Helpotamme potilaiden päivittäistä elämää, mutta autamme myös yhteiskuntaa vähentämään terveydenhuollon kustannuksia.

TOriolassa työskentelee lähes 4 300 ammattilaista ja palveluvalikoimamme on toimialan kattavin Suomessa ja Ruotsissa.

TNoin puolet Suomessa ja Ruotsissa käytetyistä lääkkeistä kulkee Oriolan kautta.

TPalvelemme päivittäin noin 65 000 asiakasta Kronans Apotek -apteekeissamme ja verkkokaupassa Ruotsissa.

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