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Head of IT-Control

Saab AB
Ansök

Head of IT-Control

Saab is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world.

Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions from military defence to civil security. With operations in over 100 countries, Saab continuously develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs.

If you aspire to help your organization thrive and developing yourself in a positive and competent audit team, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to keep people and society safe.

We are, on behalf of Saab Group, looking for an ambitious Head of IT Control who should ensure that Saab have a broad and deep understanding of the IT spend. As the Head of IT Control you will lead a team of seven IT controllers and you will be responsible for overseeing the financial activities of Saab IT, which supports and collaborates with various business units. The role will involve strategic financial planning, collaboration with diverse business areas, and optimizing financial resources for maximum impact and benefit. The candidate will be part of the CIO Management Team as well as the Management Team within Group Business Control.

We are looking for a talented person with a university bachelor’s degree in Business administration/finance or a related field and has at least 10 years of experience in a senior financial role within a large IT organization or similar complex structure. It is key to have a great understanding and knowledge in the IT area, project management, financial principles across diverse business units and preferably experience of TBM. The right candidate has the ability to look at the big picture and the larger perspective, as well as have an interest in numbers and analysis.

To be successful in the role it is important that you are dedicated to lead a team and have an exceptional leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively across different business units.

On a personal level we are looking for a person with an international mindset and who takes a great responsibility. You see yourself as a people person, who is open and sociable with a strong drive, an ability to persuade and challenge, when needed, and high integrity. Furthermore, a holistic perspective and approach is needed.

Key responsibilities and activities

  • Develop and implement financial strategies that align with the IT organization’s objectives and the overarching goals of the company
  • Provide leadership and guidance to finance teams supporting different business units within the organization
  • Collaborate with IT leaders from various business areas to understand their financial needs and ensure alignment with corporate financial objectives
  • Foster strong relationships with business unit finance teams to facilitate effective communication and collaboration
  • Oversee the budgeting and forecasting processes for the IT Organization and collaborate with business units to consolidate financial plans
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting of financial results, variances, and key performance indicators
  • Develop and maintain IT financial governance policies and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with financial regulations and Saab standards

This position is placed at Saab’s office in Mjärdevi, Linköping and reports to Head of Corporate Cost Control with a dotted line to Group CIO. The job requires fluency in English.

The position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

Saab Group is collaborating with Future Value in this recruitment. Please apply via www.futurevalue.se. Responsible recruitment consultant is Susanne Karlsson and can be reached at +46 70 977 27 94 or susanne.karlsson@futurevalue.se.

Ansök

Kontaktperson

Susanne Karlsson
Rekryteringskonsult
070-977 27 94
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Head of IT-Control

Saab is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world.

Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions from military defence to civil security. With operations in over 100 countries, Saab continuously develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs.

If you aspire to help your organization thrive and developing yourself in a positive and competent audit team, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to keep people and society safe.

We are, on behalf of Saab Group, looking for an ambitious Head of IT Control who should ensure that Saab have a broad and deep understanding of the IT spend. As the Head of IT Control you will lead a team of seven IT controllers and you will be responsible for overseeing the financial activities of Saab IT, which supports and collaborates with various business units. The role will involve strategic financial planning, collaboration with diverse business areas, and optimizing financial resources for maximum impact and benefit. The candidate will be part of the CIO Management Team as well as the Management Team within Group Business Control.

We are looking for a talented person with a university bachelor’s degree in Business administration/finance or a related field and has at least 10 years of experience in a senior financial role within a large IT organization or similar complex structure. It is key to have a great understanding and knowledge in the IT area, project management, financial principles across diverse business units and preferably experience of TBM. The right candidate has the ability to look at the big picture and the larger perspective, as well as have an interest in numbers and analysis.

To be successful in the role it is important that you are dedicated to lead a team and have an exceptional leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively across different business units.

On a personal level we are looking for a person with an international mindset and who takes a great responsibility. You see yourself as a people person, who is open and sociable with a strong drive, an ability to persuade and challenge, when needed, and high integrity. Furthermore, a holistic perspective and approach is needed.

Key responsibilities and activities

  • Develop and implement financial strategies that align with the IT organization’s objectives and the overarching goals of the company
  • Provide leadership and guidance to finance teams supporting different business units within the organization
  • Collaborate with IT leaders from various business areas to understand their financial needs and ensure alignment with corporate financial objectives
  • Foster strong relationships with business unit finance teams to facilitate effective communication and collaboration
  • Oversee the budgeting and forecasting processes for the IT Organization and collaborate with business units to consolidate financial plans
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting of financial results, variances, and key performance indicators
  • Develop and maintain IT financial governance policies and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with financial regulations and Saab standards

This position is placed at Saab’s office in Mjärdevi, Linköping and reports to Head of Corporate Cost Control with a dotted line to Group CIO. The job requires fluency in English.

The position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

Saab Group is collaborating with Future Value in this recruitment. Please apply via www.futurevalue.se. Responsible recruitment consultant is Susanne Karlsson and can be reached at +46 70 977 27 94 or susanne.karlsson@futurevalue.se.

Head of IT-Control

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