Head of Controlling

Volvo Autonomous Solutions is a brand new entity within the Volvo Group with the mission to offer transport solutions never seen before. Together we will work on autonomous solutions that will challenge conventions and take us to the future. With entirely new business models and advanced technology we will meet and exceed expectations from customers and contributing to a society that we want to live in. There’s about 120 of us and together we form a team that is stronger than the sum of its parts and is ready to tackle the big challenges we have ahead of us.
This is the role
As the Head of Controlling for Volvo Autonomous Solutions you will have global responsibility for the performance and development of the Controlling function within the new entity, and you will report to the Executive Vice President Volvo Autonomous Solutions.
The mission of the role is to secure financial support to the Volvo Autonomous Solutions organization and all its projects, making sure they fulfil business targets and adherence to Financial Programing and Policies.
This role will be responsible for controlling resources, securing that the new organization delivers on agreed and decided targets and by that, secure Volvo Autonomous Solutions performance over time.
As head of Controlling you will also manage the strategy process and deliver the agreed objectives for Volvo Autonomous Solutions -controlling. You will also be responsible to secure financing and control in accordance with Financial Programing and Policies, as well as delivering and developing expertise in best practice costing.
Furthermore, you will challenge the management team with your expertise and develop the overall understanding of financial aspects both in the management group, as well as in the entire organization.
You will also ensure that Volvo Autonomous Solutions -Controlling is properly resourced in all respects and has the capacity, commitment and competence to achieve what is planned and agreed.
This is you
Our values are Customer Success, Trust, Passion, Change and Performance, and if you believe as strongly as we, that they are keys to success, you might be our new Head of Controlling.
We believe it is only together we can create great business, and it is only together we will make this world a better place. If you have great capability to involve, motivate and engage others then we are certain that you would be a great asset to our team.
You hold a degree in Economics and/or an MBA and is able to demonstrate successful international and multi-cultural business experience. As Head of Controlling you need to have extensive experience as a senior manager within the finance and controlling space.
Our new Head of Controlling is above all an effective business leader, embracing all aspects of diversity, safety, quality and the environment.
In this role it is also very important to be able to initiate, implement and follow up restructuring and improvement projects as well as to work in close co-operation with other AB Volvo units globally to efficiently secure the right Quality and Delivery at the right cost.
We also strongly believe you are a truly inspiring leader who are able to develop and support people, and the business to grow and reach full potential.
You are comfortable in leading the complete chain of your business and you are well familiar with modern managing principles and techniques within a global matrix organisation. This includes very good understanding of the commercial vehicle industry as well as the vehicle automation and technology landscape.

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta

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Application Process


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If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.


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When you begin your employment, you will receive an introduction to help you quickly become part of the team and start working with your tasks in the best possible way.


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