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Senior Financial Controller, Accounting, Stockholm

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm

Are you a Senior Accountant, Financial Controller or equivalent looking for an exciting organisation to continue to develop in? Business Sweden has a unique mandate to help Swedish companies grow global sales and international companies invest and expand in Sweden. We are now looking for a qualified Accountant for a broad and varied role with an emphasis on accounting and also including some group accounting. You will be part of a team of 7 colleagues who all report to the Head of Accounting within the Finance Department, and you will be located in our headquarters in Stockholm. The accounting group at Business Sweden have an important and business close function in a international and dynamic setting.

Areas of responsibilities

  • Ensuring quality in financial statements for our foreign offices
  • Revaluations and reconciliations of balance sheet accounts
  • Responsibility for the consolidated accounts including reconciliation of internal balances
  • Support/information to the organization in various accounting and legal issues
  • Involved in issues concerning VAT and taxes in Sweden and abroad
  • Participate in the group's transfer pricing work including legal structure
  • Involved in the preparation of the Annual Report
  • Participate in internal and external audits
  • Responsibility for establishing connections between annual report and local accounting for the legal units in the foreign operations
  • Participate and lead various projects within the finance department

Work with great people

Vlad Månsson
Country Manager, USA
"This is a great place for rapid career development because of the opportunities to learn from colleagues all over the world"
Samiksha Jalan
Project Manager, London
"I love working at Business Sweden because every hour and every day always brings different opportunities"
Elsa Stefenson
Trade Commissioner, Chile
"I find it incredibly rewarding to see ideas grow and become successful projects"
Bong-Soon Park
Senior Project Manager, South Korea
"My greatest motivation is seeing the positive impact our job has on our clients"

Skills & Requirements

  • Master of Science in Business Administration or equivalent.
  • Several years of experience in qualified accounting work. A suitable background may be to have worked as a Senior Accountant or Head of Accounting, preferably in an international environment.
  • You are familiar with reporting according to K3 (or IFRS) and have experience of group accounting. Experience of project accounting is a merit.
  • You also have a genuine IT experience and feel comfortable taking on new IT-systems.
  • A high level of proficiency in both written and spoken Swedish and English is a requirement.

Personal qualities
As a person, you have an ability to handle new challenges and quickly adapt to new situations. You are humble and have the ability to see improvement potential and lead development. You seek and will appreciate being part of a group with team spirit and positive thinking where we support each other.

In this recruitment process, Business Sweden collaborates with Meritmind. Please apply for position directly to Meritmind:

For more information, please contact the responsible Recruitment Consultant at Meritmind, Marie Edström Barter at 070-509 94 14 or Annika Vermunt at 070-166 08 31. Interviews and selection will be ongoing, so please send your application as soon as possible. You can apply for this position as long as the advertisement is available.

Great Place to Work

  • Global exchanges and career opportunities

  • Exclusive focus on our client’s growth agenda

  • Extensive responsibility

  • Diversified teams with world class colleagues

  • Training academy for continuous development

  • Entrepreneurial environment

About the company

Business Sweden is a global consultancy organization with approximately 500 colleagues working in 46 countries. We all share the same passion - creating maximum value for Sweden.

Business Sweden’s purpose is to help Swedish companies grow global sales and international companies invest and expand in Sweden.
Through our consultancy services we offer our customers strategic advice and hands-on support in their international growth and establishment.

Business Sweden is owned by the Swedish Government and the industry, a partnership that provides access to contacts and networks at all levels.

At Business Sweden we value and encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds related to culture, gender, age, ethnicity, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation and gender identity.
The diversity of our people is an important foundation of our culture and builds a workplace where everyone can contribute with unique experiences, perspectives and cultures.

OUR VALUESOur high performance culture rests on that all our employees live our core values. We will never have guidelines for every situation we will meet, but if all of us are guided by a strong sense of our values, we will always navigate in the right direction.

RESPONSIBILITYThis is the foundation of our culture. Taking responsibility is a way to show commitment to our work. We take ownership of the relationships with our clients and stay true to our word.

COLLABORATIONAlone we can do so little; together we can do so much. Collaboration knows no geographical borders. At Business Sweden, we act as one global team to create the best possible value for our clients.

IMPACTBy monitoring the world around us and identifying possibilities , we make a difference by helping companies to seize new, sustainable business opportunities. We create impact both for our clients and for Sweden.

Recruitment consultant at Meritmind, Marie Edström Barter | Contact Person

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