CIO, Absolent Group

Gothenburg, Sweden

Are you interested in making a big difference and being involved in building up, establishing and leading a global IT organization?
Do you want to work in successful company with great values and an inspiring growth journey?

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden

Ref nr: AAYB-000076

Application Deadline: Send us your application as soon as possible as we are continuously interviewing candidates in this assignment.

Karin Lindeberg


Craig Schlebusch

Region West & Manager

Absolent Group AB is looking for a CIO that is ready for an exciting opportunity and journey to support a growing and profitable business.

About the role:

The position will be based in Gothenburg in the newly established offices and you will have direct contact with the CEO and the group management team. We also expect that you:

  • Build a global IT organization and IT environment utilizing external partnerships
  • Build and execute a long-term IT-strategy suitable for an organization with a high pace of acquisitions
  • Take responsibility for ensuring that the implementation of Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM runs according to schedule, budget and with appropriate change management
  • Hands on manage daily issues and tasks
  • Responsible for all IT security issues and acting of any IT incidents
  • Are forward looking and find new IT-tools that help structure processes and reduce inefficiencies for the group companies and functions
  • Actively participate and integrate in future company acquisitions where travel is included as a natural part of the service

Who are you:

  • Academic education in economics, engineering or information technology or equivalent
  • Proven track record as a business leader in the IT space
  • Full understanding of how IT systems and IT solutions create value and impact for day-to-day operations
  • Very good leadership skills with the strong ability to clearly communicate the strategic direction
  • Experience in managing and running projects
  • You are reliable and able to establish and build strong partnerships and relationships
  • Experience in financial management and budget work
  • Strong command in English both written and verbal
  • Meriting is previous experience within production or manufacturing
  • Experienced within project management and implementation of ERP systems

As a person, you are independent, entrepreneurial and motivated. Furthermore, it is crucial that you have a great business interest and enjoy a social role, while being structured, driven and analytical. It’s important that you have a strategic mindset and holistic view with a long-term perspective. As a person, you dare to challenge and question but at the same time you are humble in your approach.


Absolent Group AB is a global company that provide solutions for air filtration for industrial processes such as CNC machining, hardening and die casting. The products ensure clean air in workshops and production facilities around the world. Absolent Group AB has an international blue-chip customer base and is characterized by high growth and profitability. The company is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange with Melker Schörling as majority owner. For more information


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