Head of Business Control to Mathem

Gazella is now recruiting a strategic Head of Business Control to the fast-growing e-commerce-company Mathem. We are looking for a driven and analytical person who will take the business control function to the next level. In the position as Head of Business Control you will be responsible for and lead a team of four Business Controllers, work with developing the company and business, while representing the finance function within other parts of the organization, as well as outside. You will actively drive change and digitalization and be a sparring partner to the company’s CFO. This is an opportunity for you who want to work in a fast-paced environment where you have the possibility to make major impact!

We interview candidates continuously and therefore ask you to send in your CV today. Applicants must have permission to work in Sweden.

What Mathem offers you

Do you want to be part of Mathems exciting journey to give people the freedom to live more? Working with us, you will be part of a positive and international environment where you have the opportunity to put a positive impact on peoples’ lives. Mathem is an equal employer in a phase of great growth and forward-thinking spirit. Mathem consists of 2,300 employees and the organization is unionized with Handels and Unionen. As an employer, Mathem has a strong focus on safety and health. A good work environment is crucial for Mathem’s employees to be able to perform their jobs in a good and sustainable way. Our values ​​are rooted in everyone’s equal value, respect for each other, our customers, and our surroundings. We are clear and transparent in our communication and build long-term relationships. We let innovation lead development forward and see opportunities in everything. We Care; We Cooperate; We Challenge.

Your challenge

As Head of Business Control at Mathem your core responsibilities will be:

  • To lead, coordinate and develop the Controlling-team, consisting of four Business Controllers.
  • Take responsibility for structuring and developing Mathem’s reporting, planning and analysis processes and systems.
  • Responsibility for preparation of budgets, forecasts and business plans and making sure they are in line with the strategic objectives of the company.
  • Analyze financial results, KPI’s, and help identify variances in actual performance versus targets.
  • Maintain high quality of daily, weekly, and long-term volume forecasting.
  • Work close to the Data- and Accounting-teams in order to continuously improve the quality of data, reporting and analysis.
  • Support the business functions with major development initiatives and projects from a financial perspective.
  • Be a sparring partner to the company’s CFO and other stakeholders within the company.

Your Background

For this position, we are looking for a person with an academic degree and at least seven years of experience from working with business control. As this is a managerial position, it is important that you are an experienced leader, confident in your leadership style and successful in coaching employees. You are both experienced as well as interested in business controlling and used to analyzing large amounts of data. Previous experiences in e-commerce, FMCG or retail are considered assets. You have a good knowledge of Excel and are fluent in English and Swedish, both written and spoken.

Personal Qualities

You are a driven, humble, and business oriented leader who thrive in a dynamic, collaborative and innovative environment. You are analytical, solution-oriented and you seek a managerial position with wide responsibilities and motivated colleagues. We are looking for a pragmatic person who enjoys and excels in a representative role with many contacts. You are an independent, communicative and proactive role model who enjoys working hard, leading by example and completing projects with a high quality. Furthermore, you like to take initiative, are delivery-focused, take a high degree of ownership and can communicate in a pedagogic, and structured way.


Mathem is a market leading tech company within e-groceries. Through tech-driven innovation, logistics and customization we drive growth, efficiency, and sustainability. At Mathem everything is about our customers’ convenience. We create a pleasant experience all the way through dinner planning to grocery shopping until the shopping bags are delivered. Mathem are proud to be a versatile and inclusive workplace, where everyone has equal opportunities regardless of background. Mathem are confident that a company’s quality and success depend on diversity – which is created by a combination of skills and experience. Read more about Mathem at their webpage: mathem.se


Is this you? Apply on Gazellas website via the apply-button! In this recruitment processes Mathem is working together with Gazella. If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Katarina Milenkovic Radosavljevic, ( katarina.milenkovic@gazella.se ) who is responsible for this recruitment process at Gazella.

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Katarina Milenkovic Radosavljevic

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