Finance Business Partner

Midtjylland, Hedeager, 42, 8200 Aarhus DK

Are you ready to apply high performance and excellent financial skills in a role with business impact and management exposure? Can you drive business case development and financial impact assessment in our direct procurement finance team? Are you able to relentlessly drive, coordinate and inspire global alignment of financial and operational execution? Can you support our Global Procurement organisation by helping stakeholders taking optimal and timely decisions based on clear, up-to-date and relevant management information? If you also thrive in a dynamic and global work environment, then boost your career and join Vestas!


COO Finance > Global Procurement, CAPEX & QSE Finance > Direct Procurement Finance
You will join the Direct Procurement Finance department, which is part of COO Finance. We are a small and agile team who is supporting the direct areas within Global Procurement on financial topics. The department's main objective is to provide value-adding partnering to our main stakeholders within Global Procurement. 

We are responsible for analysing root causes of our actual activity to assist management in accurately assessing and forecasting future results through business case reviews, KPI reviews and KPI performance forecasting. Our objectives are to deliver timely and accurate financial analyses, enabling management to make fact-based decisions.

In this role you will have the full responsibility for supporting one of the direct areas within Global Procurement, and you will be an integrated part of the management team. You can look forward to working in a dynamic environment and be a part of a high performing team. In addition, you will have a lot of interaction with your stakeholders in your daily work.

Your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Perform and lead performance management of the direct areas within Global Procurement
  • As an integrated part of your stakeholders' management team, support with advice on financial topics
  • Ensure tracking of cost-out initiatives, by supporting with both calculations and with reviews of business cases
  • Lead and facilitate ad-hoc inquiries from Group Finance functions and Global Procurement
  • Define and maintain Business Cases and performance measures 
  • Develop and communicate financial planning instructions within Vestas


  • 2-5 years of work experience within Finance, preferably in a complex and global environment
  • A degree in Finance, Business Management, Accounting or similar
  • In-depth knowledge of accounting, forecasting and performance management
  • Experience with ERP systems and BI, preferably SAP
  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills 
  • Fluency in verbally and written English


  • Strong interpersonal, stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Ambitious, pro-active, target-driven and self-motivated 
  • Strong business acumen and knowledge of finance, accounting and budgeting
  • Excellent capabilities of handling big and complex data sets and draw out key conclusions
  • The ability to keep the overview in a dynamic atmosphere, and enjoy a fast-paced environment
  • Open-minded and enthusiastic with a cross-functional mindset
  • Keep deadlines and naturally take responsibility for deliveries, reporting and quality of figures
  • Capable of interacting with senior stakeholders across multiple departments


What we offer
We offer an exciting job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring, dynamic, high performing and international work environment in the sustainable energy sector. We highly value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will have good opportunities to build your career in Vestas, when demonstrating ambition, capacity and potential.

Additional information
Your work location will be Aarhus, Denmark. You should expect approximately 5-10 days of travelling per year.
For additional information on the position, please contact Head of Direct Finance, Julie Møgelvang Bjørnsholm  at +45 2891 4919.

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with 97 GW of wind turbines in 79 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.  Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 83 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,400 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future. We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at and following us on our social media channels.

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Job info


Vestas Wind System A/S

Telefon nummer

97 30 00 00


Midtjylland, Hedeager, 42, 8200 Aarhus DK

Jobannoncen oprettet

14 May 2019

Jobannoncen udløber

28 May 2019