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Controller of Head Office Services & Group

Location

Norway, Oslo

Location

Norway, Oslo

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2022-10-14

 

Once in a lifetime opportunity at Nordic Choice Hotels. The second largest hotel group in the Nordics. A hotel management and franchise company established in Norway in 1990, with management of 212 hotels in more than 100 different destinations in the Nordics.

Nordic Choice Hotels will not only change its name, but its whole business model. Do you want to be part of this journey? Are you ready to work with the best management teams and truly make a difference? Nordic Choice Hotels are looking for Controller of Head Office Services & Group

The role is responsible for NCHG Service Catalog, its pricing model and upkeep of the price model cost base. As forecasts are input to the pricing of the services, a thorough understanding of the business and services delivered must be obtained. Furthermore, the role should proactively work to continuously improve the management of the Service Catalog and implement correct measurements to ensure the services are delivered with the defined profit margins and operational excellence in all aspects of the process.

The role is part of the Governance team in Group Finance and reports to the Director of Group Governance, in matrix with Senior Business Performance Manager Hotel Services.

 

MAIN TASKS

OWNER SERVICE CATALOG AND PRICING MODEL

  • Own the content of the service catalog and ensure its updated according to the governance model defined
  • Make sure the service catalog is easily accessible and communicated to those who purchase services
  • Strong collaboration with the defined Service Owners to make sure the catalog is up to date and according to the services delivered 
  • Have a commercial mindset in how services are packaged to attract more customers
  • Owner of the pricing model used to price the services and to make sure new services are priced according to the defined method.
  • Responsible for supplying, in timely manner, Accounting the correct invoice basis for the invoicing of the services in the service catalog
  • Work with Finance & BI solutions (e.g. Netsuite (ERP), ProfitBase (forecast tool) & Power BI (reporting)) to standardize and follow up of Services easy. Proactively seek improvement in the processes and keep an operational excellence mindset.
  • Control the forecasts delivered by the Service Owners 

CONTROLLER NCHG GROUP

  • Prepare, analyze, and report actual results and forecasts
  • Develop new and improve existing models/analysis 
  • Responsible for shared cost allocation to the business units
  • Cost follow-up and focus on efficiency

WE SEEK YOU WHO HAVE:

  • 1-3 year relevant work experience
  • Strong in Excel and Finance & BI solutions
  • Operational Excellence mindset and who is motivated by improving and making processes more efficient.
  • Eye for the details but keeps focus on the entire process
  • Able to navigate in a cross-functional organization and matrix environment 
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Fluent in a Scandinavian language and English (spoken and written).
  • Master’s degree in Finance, Business Administration, or other relevant experience.

 

 

Det er en grunn til at det er akkurat du som ønsker å jobbe i Nordic Choice Hotels. Du ser muligheter på våre 100 destinasjoner. Du tror du vil passe inn i vårt mangfold blant 16.000 ansatte. Du er spent på våre fantastiske hotellkjeder og du har energi, mot og begeistring så det holder. Vil du vite mer om oss? Vi gleder oss til å høre fra deg!

What’s in it for you?

To all our super colleagues, we salute you with great perks and benefits! 

A culture to cherish

A culture to cherish

Our people are brave, laid-back and keen to make the guests their top priority! The warm and welcoming atmosphere creates the right setting for people to flourish and work their magic. We have the freedom we need to perform our tasks and we solve problems as they arise in the best way we see fit. A strong team spirit and family-feeling foster a culture of collaboration. And when there’s something to celebrate, we make sure to have some fun! In larger cities, we also regularly host after-work events to allow colleagues to mingle.

A culture to cherish

Job security for peace of mind

Job security for peace of mind

When you work with us, we’ll take your whole life situation into consideration. We offer good job security through collective agreements and insurances, as well as paid parental leave, holiday leave, wellness allowance, attractive pension plans and competitive salaries. We’re there for you.

Job security for peace of mind

Room to grow

Room to grow

With more than 200 hotels across the Nordics, there are endless opportunities for career progression! Would you like to work full-time, part-time, a few hours here and there, or perhaps only a season? We have room for you, no matter where you’re at. We encourage creativity and curiosity, and we make every effort to foster a learning culture for professional development. An academic degree isn't the most important thing for us. If you have the right mindset, we can certainly promise you a bright future!

Room to grow

Going places

Going places

We encourage you to get out and explore all that life has to offer! So, we always offer numerous discounts to you and your friends and family at our hotels, bars and restaurants. From this year onwards we will be offering you four FREE hotel nights per year.* To be sure our employees are treated like VIPs we will also offer you an upgrade whenever possible. You can also take advantage of our fantastic partnerships with Ving/Spies/Tjäreborg and Norwegian Airlines, giving you great rates on air travel, charter holidays, car rental and more! 

*If you are employed on a contract for at least 20% of full-time working hours.

Going places

Open mind, open hearts

Open mind, open hearts

Our heart beats for the world around us. To meet global challenges, we support the transition to clean energy, and we recently opened the first zero-energy hotel in the Nordics. We seek to use organic produce and have championed the elimination of unsustainable palm oil. We promote equal rights above all and are proud sponsors of Pride. Regardless of your ethnicity, gender, religious beliefs, disabilities or age - our doors are always open.

Open mind, open hearts

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