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Metsä Group leads the way in the bioeconomy. We invest in growth, developing bioproducts and a fossil free future. The raw material for our products is renewable wood from sustainably managed northern forests. We focus on the growth sectors of the forest industry: wood supply and forest services, wood products, pulp, fresh fibre paperboards, and tissue and greaseproof papers. Metsä Group's annual sales is approximately EUR 5.5 billion, and we have around 9,200 employees in 30 countries. Our international Group has its roots in the Finnish forest: our parent company is Metsäliitto Cooperative owned by 100,000 forest owners.

Group Services

Group Services employ some 600 specialists in the fields of energy, IT, law, supply, HR, communications, sustainability and finance who support Metsä Group and its Business Areas in the execution of its strategy.

Metsä Group is looking for an enthusiastic 

to join our Group IT. 

Take on a new, inspiring job 

We are looking for a finance professional to join us in Metsä Group IT as a Controller. If you are fairly new in the business and eager to learn fundaments of IT controlling you may be what we are looking for! 

The work includes a wide range of accounting, controlling, analyzing and reporting tasks. You work closely with the IT Finance management as well as IT Service Managers and Owners supporting them in following the actual performance of IT services against budgets. You ensure the quality of actual reporting, forecast and budgets in cooperation with the key stakeholders. You will report to VP, Finance & Control Metsä Group ICT and will be based in Espoo, Finland. 

Your responsibilities include: 

  • Performing period end closing activities 
  • Providing and developing the management reporting package including KPIs 
  • Proving support in the estimate and budget processes 
  • Acting as a key user in several IT Finance solutions 
  • Supporting Metsä Group IT team in finance related matters 

The job is fixed term ending by 31.1.2023. 

What do we expect from you? 

If you like to work in a fast-paced environment, get things done and have fun at work you would fit in well here. To succeed in this position you need to be a real team player who enjoys working with wide network of people in a global organization. You get well along with people from different backgrounds and understand that best results are achieved together. You are self-motivated, self-directed and able to work under pressure keeping the deadlines. 

In addition you need to have: 

  • A BBA or MSc degree in accounting or other relevant professional qualification 
  • Knowledge of MS Excel and other MS Office tools 
  • Knowledge of SAP and SAP Business Warehouse is considered an asset 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, both in Finnish and English. Other language skills are considered an asset.  

Our promise to you 

Sustainable development, digitalisation and the growing demand for renewable materials have revolutionized the forest sector. We believe in the creativity of everyday life, challenging old ways of working and thinking beyond traditional boundaries. In Group IT we offer a target-focused team of professionals to work with, learn from and support. We promise that each and every one values the effort and expertise of one another. We would be happy for you to share your knowledge and ideas! 

Want to hear more? 

For more information please contact your future superior Mr. Perttu Hartikainen (VP, Finance & Control), phone +358 50 5318601. Perttu is best available 13.12. at 16-17 or 20.12. at 16-17

Apply for the job! 

Submit your application using the link "Apply". Do it as soon as possible, as we will start processing the applications already during the application period. Include your CV (and also tell us your salary request). The search is open until 22.12.2021. We wish you luck! 



Julkaistu 23.12.2021

Yrityksen liikevaihto: 
Yli 100 000 000 €

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