Vacancies at FOSS

Group Financial Controller

Published: 2023-10-08
Nils Foss Allé 1
3400  Hillerød

Kasper Piil


This is a unique opportunity to join the leading global provider of analytics for the food and agricultural industries. As a part of our team, you'll have the chance to apply your financial and analytical expertise, driving the success of our business and contributing to our mission of creating a more sustainable future for food production.

We welcome your ambitions in our Group finance & Reporting team

In our Finance department we have high ambitions and hope you will share our goal of supporting FOSS subsidiaries around the world in the most professional way. Your future colleagues are specialists and controllers, focused on delivering accurate, reliable, and relevant financial data. Our key objective is to support and establish reliable financial systems that will support the FOSS business.

You will put your financial and analytical expertise into play

As our new Group Financial Controller you will become responsible for Group Statutory Accounts. You will also ensure Financial Compliance in all FOSS subsidiaries and completion of a number of annual reports. More specifically, you will be:

  • Responsible for completion of FOSS Group Statutory Accounts
  • Coordinating between FOSS and external auditors
  • Collaborating closely with Finance Controllers in our subsidiaries and support on various financial aspects
  • Maintaining and improving internal financial controls
  • Ensuring correct consolidation and elimination of the group for monthly reports
  • Maintaining our FOSS Accounting Manual and other internal procedures in accordance with Danish and international legislation

Your close colleagues will be Business Controllers supporting our Sales & Service subsidiaries around the world, Business Intelligence Specialists taking care of our QlikView and QlikSense environment and Controllers handling our price updates. In our team no one stands alone with a task - there will always be a colleague ready to help or spare with.

You are an experienced finance professional in tax and group controlling

If you are passionate about group financial controlling there could be many paths to this position. We imagine that you have a master’s degree in Finance and worked some years in Finance, preferably in an international organization or an audit company. You are familiar with Danish GAAP and have a basis understanding of IFRS standards. You are also familiar with consolidation, elimination and internal trade.

You are good with numbers and great with people

You will benefit from your strong communication skills when interacting with many different colleagues across our global organization. To succeed in this position, you will draw on your talent for working in teams and building relationships with many diverse people and cultures.

Other qualities that will help you succeed is your result-orientation and persistence on exploring data to get factual insights to create better results. Your structured working approach enables you to manage several projects simultaneously.

We will come to know you as a self-driven, proactive, and solution-oriented person, who is not afraid to nudge, push and challenge behavior with colleagues and stakeholders to improve on work-processes and deliverables.

Since FOSS is a global organization, it is a prerequisite that you have full professional working proficiency in English.

Ready to join a company on a mission? 

Send your application by using the link below. Note that we only receive applications via the link. We conduct interviews on a regular basis, so we recommend that you apply as soon as possible.

For further information regarding the job, please do not hesitate to contact Head of Group accounting & reporting, Kasper Piil, or on +45 3093 6565

FOSS is committed to maintaining an inclusive culture and a diverse workforce. You can help us sustain an unbiased recruitment process by not including photo or age in your application.


Today, more than 8 billion people around the world are dependent on nutritional food. Tons of food being produced in a million different ways and under varying conditions, creating challenges all the way from field to fork. One of them, obviously, being the effects, it has on climate change. FOSS helps the world’s 100 biggest food companies and more than 40.000 others around the world navigate exactly that with intelligent, data-driven and innovative analytical solutions. We are making sustainability a better business and we’re doing so as global market leader in our field – improving food quality, minimizing food waste, ensuring food safety and securing fair payment.

Join a pioneering and innovative company in the food and agriculture industry. A company on a mission, with offices all around the world and 1.700 talented colleagues from more than 32 different countries.

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