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BUSINESS CONTROL TEAM LEAD FLIGHT OPERATIONS City: Solna Job Function: Economy, Finance, Controlling Business Control Team Lead – Flight Operations

About the Position: As a Business Control Team Lead – Flight Operations at SAS, you will play a key role in increasing cost efficiency and financial transparency for one of Scandinavia's most dynamic and challenging businesses. You will lead a team of Business and Financial Controllers to support line operations and achieve set goals within Flight Operations. Reporting to the Head of Business Control, you will act as a business partner to the management to ensure that strategic and tactical goals are achieved.


  • Lead and engage your team of Business and Financial Controllers.
  • Support the Head of Flight Operations and Accountable Manager in matters related to financial control, reporting, and results.
  • Be responsible for the business unit's ongoing management reporting, forecasting, and budgeting.
  • Develop and refine key performance indicators, decision support, and analyses.
  • Project manage and support change projects to increase efficiency.
  • Support negotiations with benchmarks and analyses.
  • Develop reporting and system support for operational monitoring.
  • Support and educate managers to strengthen financial monitoring and understanding.
Qualifications Required:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Business Control or similar, e.g., from "Big4" or consulting background.
  • Experience in stakeholder management and working closely with senior leaders.
  • Experience in an operational environment with a high pace and many interfaces, preferably from the airline industry.
  • Strong integrity coupled with the capacity to question and actively engage in business operations, offering valuable insights and perspectives.
  • University degree in economics or similar at least at bachelor's level.
  • Very good knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint, and BI tools such as PowerBI.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English. Proficiency in a Scandinavian language is highly preferable, but not a requirement.

Location and Application: The position is full-time and based in Frösundavik, Solna, with travel a few times per year primarily to Arlanda, Oslo, and Copenhagen. If you are interested and meet the qualifications, apply with your CV and cover letter today. For questions, contact


SAS, Scandinavia’s leading airline, with main hubs in Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm, flies to destinations in Europe, USA and Asia. Spurred by a Scandinavian heritage and sustainability values, SAS aims to be the global leader in sustainable aviation. We will reduce total carbon emissions 25 percent by 2025, by using more sustainable aviation fuel and our modern fleet with fuel-efficient aircraft. In addition to flight operations, SAS offers ground handling services, technical maintenance and air cargo services. SAS is a founding member of the Star Alliance™, and together with its partner airlines offers a wide network worldwide.

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SAS is Scandinavia's leading airline. For more than 75 years, we have been flying and connecting Scandinavia with the world and the world with Scandinavia. We have always been at the forefront of what is new and scouting the horizon. We have seen the world change, sometimes over a long period of time, and sometimes quite suddenly. Changes that have made us rethink, adapt and build new. We are moving towards a future where change and the need for new thinking is constant. A future of conscious thinking and sustainable innovation.

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