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Strategic Projects Manager

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm

Are you an analytical and driven person with excellent project management skills? Do you have experience within financial analysis and/or strategy consulting? Would you like to take on a position as Strategic Projects Manager and drive the strategic agenda of a business together with management? Then we have an exciting opportunity for you in the Europe Division Finance department of Swedish Match.

About the position

The Strategic Projects Manager role is a key role within the Europe Division Finance department, with the purpose of supporting the transition towards a modern and data driven finance function as well as ensuring a clear strategic agenda for the Division. In this role you will interact with employees across all levels and functions throughout the Division while at the same time having a lot of exposure to top management. You will drive strategic projects across the Division with focus on finance related projects in line with the objectives, strategies, and priorities articulated for the Finance department.

You will report to Vice President Finance, Europe Division. The role is based in Stockholm city.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist the Vice President Finance and the President Europe Division in driving the Division's strategic agenda
  • Participate in Finance Management Team Meetings and, together with the Vice President Finance, drive the long-term plans and priorities for the department
  • Identify and drive projects that improve the efficiency of reporting systems and processes, financial management reporting as well as financial planning processes
  • Implement systems, processes, and tools that improve the follow-up on Key Performance Indicators, key value drivers, costs, and other strategic targets for the Division
  • Support the Vice President Finance as well as the Business Units in strategically important projects, pricing decisions, M&A, and development of long-term plans
  • Maintain a high level of business understanding through analysis of market development and competitive activity
  • Actively promote a result- and business-oriented culture within the Division

Work with great people

Chef för råtobaksavdelningen
"Vi är engagerade i många projekt som förbättrar för både människor och miljö"
Johan Wirf
VP & Chief Information Officer
"Vi har åkt en bra bit fram, och det har inte alltid varit en rak linje, men vi har gjort det väldigt bra."
Vice President HR, US Division
"Vi är fast beslutna att skapa en positiv värdeskillnad för alla anställda på Swedish Match"
Sök idag!

Skills & Requirements

Your profile

  • University level degree within Finance and/or Accounting
  • Minimum 3-5 years work experience within financial analysis and/or strategy consulting.

Personal skills

  • Excellent analytical and project management skills
  • High level of business understanding
  • Basic understanding of reporting, ERP, and BI systems
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • High level of communicative ability in English
  • Team player with the ability to cooperate with stakeholders at all levels of the company

Swedish Match offer

At Swedish Match, you have the opportunity to be part of a well-established and innovative company with high-quality products and well-known brands. At Swedish Match, we are confident that a diverse workforce is positive for our business. Our continued goal is thus to be an open and inclusive employer. In this environment, all employees have an equal opportunity to achieve their full potential regardless of personal qualities.

Our core values are Passion, Ownership, Innovation, and Quality. These values are ever-present in our day-to-day work and guide us in performing as a winning team.

How to apply

In this recruitment Swedish Match is partnering with Academic Search. If you have any questions regarding the process or the position, please contact Senior Consultant Executive Search Ulrika Wåhl Langstedt, Academic Search, at +46 70 658 36 00 or [email protected]

Please apply to the position as soon as possible, as we may be interviewing on an ongoing basis. You apply by clicking the link “Apply Now” and attaching your CV and cover letter (optional). In this recruitment process we use competency tests and background check on the final applicant.

All information is handled confidentially in accordance with Academic Search Integrity Policy as well as the new data protection act, GDPR. This means that we can only process applications coming through the applications system. Thank you for your understanding.

Looking forward to your application!

Great Place to Work

  • Arbeta med stolta och drivna kollegor

  • Förmåner som gör skillnad i vardagen

  • Ny kompetensutvecklingsplan varje år

  • Rättvis, marknadsmässig lön

  • Bli aktieägare i Swedish Match

  • Vara en del av ett ansvarsfullt företag

  • Work with proud and driven colleagues

  • Benefits that make a difference in everyday life

  • Fair, market-based salary

  • Be part of a responsible company

  • Become a shareholder in Swedish Match

  • New skills development plan every year

About the company

Swedish Match is a listed company with international presence. We develop, manufacture, and sell well-known brands of the highest quality in the product segments Smokefree, Cigars, and Lights. With a flexible, innovative, and sustainable approach, Swedish Match Europe Division is working towards having the right strategy, people, competences, products, and structure in place to quickly meet changing market conditions. With a portfolio of modern brands as well as brands with a long tradition, we offer products both with and without tobacco that meet market demand. We want to maximize the enjoyment of our products by minimizing the negative environmental impact. Offering tobacco consumers alternatives to cigarettes is at the heart of what we are doing.

Ulrika Wåhl Langstedt | Contact Person

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