Linkoping IFS World Operations Apply before: 2019-12-15


At IFS you will work in a growing, global enterprise software company where informal hierarchies promote simplicity and trust with responsibility. We strive to deepen our expertise by taking on challenging and varying work assignments in a collaborative environment together with committed colleagues. With professionalism and a strong customer focus in everything we do, from Product Development to Sales and Consultancy, we are proud to serve world-class customers all over the globe with our leading products.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

As Group controller you will be a part of the Global Controlling Team and have the responsibility for direct supervision of all accounting and financial functions.

Sound interesting? Then join us as our new Group Controller!


This position provides an excellent opportunity to a dynamic and ambitious person with a penchant for numbers and reports as well as analyses.

As Group controller you will have the responsibility for direct supervision of all accounting and financial functions. Primary responsibilities include compilation and maintenance of reports in and with company’s ERP system and enhancement and development of reporting requirements, monthly reporting for the owner, annual preparation of a budget and monthly review and business partnering for a dedicated function within IFS. The Corporate Controller will also be part of a team that creates and implements policies and procedures to identify, resolve and document accounting issues in addition to creating procedures to make the close and reporting processes more efficient and accurate.

You will be given trust and responsibility and are expected to:

  • Be credible, ethical due to full disclosure and with a clean financial history
  • Have exceptional computer skills in the operation and functioning of all programs used by the organization, esp. DB handling, but also standard Microsoft 365
  • Be able to analyze, organize, summarize and articulate complex financial information
  • Be task and goal oriented and capable of functioning in an entrepreneurial and corporate setting
  • Live our Values

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to grow personally and professionally then the position as Group Controller is something for you!

To be successful

To be a successful Group controller at IFS your mindset will be the key factor, but to get even further we would like you to have a relevant academic degree (M.Sc. or B.Sc.), preferably from university or equivalent in the area of Business Administration with major in Controlling; Statistics, Mathematics or similar.

We are looking for someone with 5 years or more (post university) experience in controlling, ideally within an international corporation or similar, handling of reporting with multi-dimensional DB

To be able to handle the job you need to be able to handle complex and global processes within a high paced environment.

If you also have a bit of curiosity, then you are the perfect match!


For further information, please contact Ronny Koch, tel. 013-4603840.

Interviews and selections are being made continuously. If you are interested, apply as soon as possible, no later than 13th December 2019.

As a step in our recruitment process, all final candidates will undergo a background check, to get us an understanding of our future employees.


We respectfully decline all offers of recruitment and/or advertising assistance.



IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with commitment to our customers, has made us a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 3,500 employees supports more than 10,000 customers worldwide from a network of local offices and through our growing ecosystem of partners. For more information, visit: