IT Financial Business Partner

Aarhus N, Midtjylland
04 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a high performing Finance professional looking to join a dynamic team operating the financial models in Global IT? Can you ensure that projects are in full control over cost, financial forecasts and budgets? We are looking for an IT Financial Business Partner with strong stakeholder management skills and with experience from a project controlling oriented environment to join our Global team.

Finance, Global IT, Strategy, Governance & Portfolios, IT Financial & Performance Management
Global IT is the business area responsible for all IT within Vestas Wind Systems A/S, and with reference to the Group CFO, Global IT covers everything from business engagement and requirements gathering to project implementations, infrastructure operations, Service Integration between vendors and end user support.

The Strategy, Governance & Portfolios department consist of 43 people dedicated to strategy work, Portfolio execution & the IT Financial & Performance management. The IT Financial & Performance management (ITFPM) team functions as a control and support function for the Global IT CIO and his direct reports. ITFPM are responsible to consolidate and support with financial overview, reporting, analysis, budgets and control.

The IT Financial Business Partner works in the space between classical financial controlling and the IT Services. Your job is to make sure that there is a clean link between the components we source that makes up a business IT service, the cost associated with the components and the way the cost are booked both from a financial perspective as well as ensuring the link to the business IT service. The main tasks will be related to further financially develop and support the Project Portfolio in IT. In the aspect from project initiation and Value harvesting.

You will step into a team consisting of 2 other financial specialists and 2 analysts, with a strong collaboration with the IT Performance Business partners. The core financial tools and services (payments, booking of cost, reporting) is provided by our Global Finance function, so you will also have interface and daily working relation to the Vestas Global Finance Organization.

Together with other IT Financial Business Partner colleagues you will oversee the following areas of responsibility:
  • Supporting the implementation and operation of sound portfolio financial control.
  • Ensures that Global IT is in full control over cost, financial forecasts and budgets.
  • Be a key contributor to internal and external benchmarking.
  • Be contributor to development of new IT funding model in Vestas including showback and chargeback

  • Master degree in Finance, Business or similar (Cand.merc /Cand.oecon)
  • 2-3 years of experience with the financial side of a project oriented organization. You can also be a newly graduated Master with experience from a relevant student job.
  • Good understanding of how to work with SAP, Business Intelligence, Project tools and methods
  • Excellent MS Excel skills
  • Proficiency in English both verbal and written

The successful candidate is:
  • Reliable, service minded and result oriented
  • Analytical, structured and methodological
  • Able to act in a dynamic work environment
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Proactive & self-driven
  • Able to act in a cross cultural and global environment

What we offer
We offer you the opportunity to join Vestas Global IT in a very central role with touch points to all parts of the Global IT organisation. You will be a part of implementing and running one of the most important processes in the organisation - ensuring that we are in control and has transparency across our services delivered to the business, the associated spend, and vendors.

Additional information
The primary work location is Aarhus, Denmark. No travel activity expected.

Startup as soon as possible

For more information please contact Kim Nystrøm Mørch, on 45 5215 7509

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.
Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.
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