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Director Corporate Finance

It's not about cars. It's about people.

Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow together with talented people who want to make a true difference.


What do we offer?

The Corporate Finance team is a strategic resource within Volvo Car Group focusing on M&A and value creation. The team also lead equity capital markets projects and other large scale strategic financial projects. Further, Corporate Finance supports with strategic and operational aspects related to M&A. including carveouts, integrations and restructurings.


As Director for Corporate Finance you will be responsible to lead M&A projects with cross functional project teams. You will have responsibility for financial modelling and analysis in support of VP Corporate Finance, the CFO and the Executive Management Team of Volvo Car Group. 


Working in Corporate Finance is demanding and offers great opportunities to develop. In this position you will gain exposure to a wide range of financial and strategic matters and for the right candidate this role will provide the basis for further career opportunities.


The position reports to Head of Corporate Finance.


Who are we looking for?

In order to succeed in this role it is important that you are a team player with exceptional collaboration skills and an ability to create trust and build relationships with colleagues at various levels. You have a sense of integrity, strong analytical skills and a strong drive to deliver on commitments. Further, you have a proven ability to bring clarity to complex business issues and proven success in managing complex projects, strong leadership skills and excellent communication skills.


You will be working in a global and multicultural environment which requires a proactive and flexible approach.


Do you fit the profile?

You would carry an University degree in Accounting/Economics/Finance. You have the strong drive and ability to lead complex projects. You should also have experience from M&A processes at a major corporate or relevant advisor such as a bank, accounting firm, M&A boutique or consultant. You are a strategic and analytical thinker with ability to focus on details and figures, synthesize broad amount of information into actionable information for executives.  Furthermore, you are able to quickly spot issues and develop a recommended approach.


You have an understanding of basic accounting concepts along with excel modelling and valuation skills. You have the capacity to take initiatives and work independently on projects and deliver against set targets. You have good communication and people management skills. You have experience from negotiations as well as a self-starter with ability to streamline executive decision making. You are fluent in English both verbally and written as well as be able to communicate effectively in presentations. You are a team player with ability to build broad relationships internally and externally.


How to learn how to apply?

For questions about the position please contact Fredrik Aaben Volvo Cars +46 729 707891. For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Mark Chan @ mark.chan@volvocars.com.


We will continuously evaluate candidates but want your application by August 10th, 2020 at the latest.


Please note that CV's submitted via email will not be accepted.


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Gothenburg, SE

Job requisition ID:  46302
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