Vindex recruiting Country Controller Sweden to Eaton Electric AB

Vindex AB is now recruiting a Country Controller Sweden to our customer Eaton Electric AB. 

Eaton Electric AB

Would you like to make a difference to the environment? Do you want to work for a global and ethical company? Join Eaton Electric AB and help provide energy-efficient solutions that make a real impact.

Eaton’s mission is to improve the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. We provide sustainable solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical and mechanical power – more safely, more efficiently and more reliably. Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours. Eaton’s 2020 revenues were $17.9 billion, and we sell products to customers in more than 175 countries. We have approximately 85,000 employees.

About the role

This position, reporting to the Nordic Zone Controller, manages the financial and accounting operation and activities of the Electrical Sales Organization in Sweden in accordance with prescribed Corporate, Divisional, and country policies and procedures. Provide support and direction for all of the financial, reporting, and general accounting functions of the respective unit. Lead all financial reporting, budgeting, planning, and forecasting required by the Corporation, Division and business. Ensures adherence with generally accepted accounting principles. 

Job description

  • Responsible for providing the finance and accounting functions of Sweden Sales
  • Be a strong business partner for sales and other functions
  • Manages financial reporting, planning, analysis, internal controls, and balance sheet review processes
  • Working closely with with Eaton Shared Service Centres and finance colleagues across the Nordic Zone 
  • Overseeing and ensuring robust internal control processes
  • Analyzes significant variances in the working capital and operating results to ensure the accuracy of financial reporting and initiates corrective action as required
  • Assist in improvements in processes when applicable through the implementation of new technology and or improved procedures
  • Analyze operating requirements for the business in view of projected market, business and economic trends
  • Oversight of the timely completion of the statutory accounts and income tax returns 

Qualifications and skills

  • Bachelor or master education in Economy
  • Strong financial expertise, including US GAAP
  • Professional qualification(s) in Finance / Accounting
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge in accounting systems
  • Work experience with ERP systems (ideally with SAP)
  • Outstanding skills in Excel, preferably also in Power BI
  • Fluent in English
  • Strong and effective interpersonal skills: Able to communicate complex topics in an effective and concise manner


This recruitment is in collaboration with Vindex AB. Are you the one we are looking for? Please apply by sending your resume to responsible recruiter Rolf Pettersson (070-340 78 03,  [email protected]) or apply via the ad. We recruit on an ongoing basis and look forward to receiving your application!

Vindex AB

Vindex is a recruitment company that works with both consultant solutions as well as recruitments within the financial department. We specialize in matching the right candidates with the right clients, and the roles we work with are CFO:s, Financial Managers, Head of Business Control, Business Controllers, Chief Accountants, Consolidating Accountants, accountants and Payroll Specialists. Are you interested in more assignments/positions? Go to Lediga uppdrag och jobb to see all our jobs. 


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