2023-07-10 - Hultafors group

Head of ERP to Hultafors Group

Imagine being at the forefront of creating a harmonized ERP solution across 17 different companies within Hultafors Group, a dynamic and forward-thinking leader in the industry. At Hultafors Group we have several groundbreaking initiatives, including digitalization, cloud migration, and the development of a cutting-edge E-commerce platform for all our companies. However, the most important and exciting part of our work is the upcoming migration with our ERP system. Your expertise and dedication will be crucial in ensuring a seamless transition, streamlining operations, and maximizing efficiency. Are you ready to make a significant impact on the ERP landscape as our Head of ERP?

About us

Hultafors Group has contributed to creating a better day for professional users for more than 130 years. We develop innovative workwear, durable tools, and protective equipment to give professional users the best in functionality, safety, protection, and efficiency. At Hultafors Group, approximately 1800 employees strive to create quality products and services that can be trusted. We do this by trying new ideas, respecting each other and above all, by listening to and involving professionals in the entire product development process. Our team consists of proud and experienced specialists who work side by side with new talents. We have dealers in around 70 countries globally and are currently present in both Europe and North America.

Hultafors Group is a solid company with a 140-year history. We are owned by the investment company AB Latour, who have a long-term perspective in managing their companies. We stand firmly in a changing market and are a safe and evolving organization.

About the role

As the Head of ERP at Hultafors Group, you will play a pivotal role in bridging the gap between business operations and IT. Your primary responsibility will be to lead the entire process of transforming our current ERP landscape, ensuring its successful planning, execution, and implementation. By working closely with both the business and IT teams, you will collaborate on defining and optimizing business processes and system workflows to ensure seamless operations across our global multi-brand organization. With emphasis on relevant functional/process areas like supply chain/fulfillment, from Lead-to-Cash. Additionally, you will drive the development and implementation of best practices, aiming to maximize the efficient and effective utilization of our ERP system. You will lead the operation of the ERP, and after setup/development, you will have full product ownership.

As a strategic leader, you will provide guidance on ERP-related decisions, aligning them with the company's overall objectives. With your expertise and leadership, our goal is to achieve a smooth migration, enhanced operational efficiency, and impactful outcomes for Hultafors Group.

We are on a digitalization journey, and we have set some framing conditions which we will adhere to in every decision: CloudNative, SOA and API architecture and Cybersecurity.

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Your background


In order to succeed and thrive in this role, we believe that you have extensive experience in effectively managing diverse business processes, consistently prioritizing business value. You have the ability to analyze complex situations, identify potential risks and challenges, and develop strategic solutions to mitigate or overcome them. We also think that you have strong decision-making skills and the ability to prioritize and deliver on time. We believe that you are diplomatic in your communication, inspiring and effectively engaging others in alignment with your ideas. Furthermore, we believe that you are structured and thorough and have a positive “can-do” attitude.

Experience and qualifications

• Bachelor's degree in business administration, Information Systems, or a related field. • You have 10-15 years of proven experience as an ERP leader or similar role, effectively operating from both IT and business standpoints. • You have experience from global multi-brand organizations. • You have a strong track record of successful ERP system migrations, preferably Microsoft Dynamics Finance & Operations or M3. • In-depth knowledge of ERP systems, preferably with experience in multiple modules and functionalities. • Experience in identifying and documenting processes within the organization. • Excellent leadership and team management capabilities, with a passion for developing and empowering team members. • It's preferable if you have experience in Epicor iScala. • Good knowledge of English, both oral and written.


The position is in Stockholm or Gothenburg, Västra Frölunda. You will have the flexibility of a hybrid work model.

Contact & Application

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In this recruitment, Hultafors Group is collaborating with HCM Partner AB. For any questions, please contact Fanny Gustavsson Fri at fanny@hcmpartner.se / 073 – 253 60 00 or Sara Burman at sara@hcmpartner.se / 070 – 824 91 50. The selection process and interviews will begin in August. We look forward to receiving your application!