• Marel
  • 06/07/2018
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Marel seeks an ambitious, independent and result driven Director of Finance to join the global fish management team. The Director of Finance will participate in management decision making, performance management and contribute to the development and execution of the short and long-term strategy of the fish segment. The Director of Finance will be a member of the financial leadership team and be responsible for supporting the implementation of Marel’s growth strategy by being a reliable business partner to all stakeholders. The ideal candidate is an experienced financial analyst, a practical financial planner and a resourceful individual with effective communication and problem-solving skills.



Marel offers a dynamic, international work environment with diverse opportunities for personal and professional advancement.



  • Strategy and business planning as well as forecasting for the fish industry segment
  • Performance management and KPIs measurements with regular CEO/CFO and management reviews
  • Promotes financial best practices with process efficiency in mind to achieve operational excellence
  • Participates in global teams in support of world-wide strategic initiatives and roll-outs
  • Safeguards adherence to corporate governance, monitors compliance and initiates actions accordingly



  • Senior experience in financial controlling, forecasting and planning
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and comprehensive business and financial understanding
  • Outstanding interpersonal and leadership abilities, including strong stakeholder management skills
  • Strong analytical skills and knowledge of operational excellence principles
  • Advanced English skills with knowledge of financial application systems being a plus


Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in finance, business, economics or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years experience in a financial position at a similar level
  • Experience in leading international, cross-functional projects and teams

For more information please visit or contact Linda Jónsdóttir CFO, or Sigurður Ólason Managing Director (EVP) Fish, Please submit your application no later than August 15, 2018, through


Marel is an international technology company with about 5,400 employees, 650 of which are located in Iceland. Marel is the leading global provider of advanced processing systems and services to the poultry, meat and fish industries. We place a rich emphasis on innovation and advancement in everything we do. That is why we want to employ strong people that are driven by new challenges every day. We offer a great working environment, effective training, flexible work hours, a fantastic canteen, facilities for exercise and good employee morale.