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Senior Accountant to Business Sweden, Stockholm

Are you an accountant with several years of experience in qualified accounting who wants to go to an exciting, international environment where your own ideas and suggestions are valued? Then this is the role for you!

Business Sweden exists to create maximum value for Sweden by helping Swedish companies to grow international sale and foreign companies to invest in Sweden – here you contribute to making a difference, for real! On behalf of Business Sweden, we are looking for a Senior Accountant for a fun role, in a dynamic and multicultural environment with high energy.

The role as Senior Accountant can be assimilated with an accounting consultant, as you are responsible for a number of offices/units in the world, supervise these and receive accounting, make reconciliations and are responsible for documentation of it. As a Senior Accountant, you sit at our headquarter in WTC, a part of a team of 5-6 people with similar roles and report to Manager Accounting.

Main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for quality assurance of accounting for a number of Business Sweden's offices/units in the world
  • Do and document reconciliations for the local offices
  • Tax and VAT
  • Transfer Pricing
  • Contacts with auditors and external advisors
  • Accounting according to K3 (alt. IFRS)
  • Participation and work with the development of routines and processes

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

  • We are looking for you who have a relevant university degree such as business administration or equivalent and have several years of experience in qualified accounting.
  • A suitable background may be to have worked as an accounting consultant with larger companies or as an accountant in a finance department with several companies and preferably in an international environment.
  • You have experience of accounting according to K3 or IFRS and if you have worked with percentage of completion (project) before, we see it as positive.
  • You have good IT experience and easy to familiarize yourself with new systems.
  • You express yourself easy in Swedish and English, both in speech and writing.

Personal qualities
We place great emphasis on personality and highly value a prestigeless attitude, ability to cooperate with a genuine interest in helping others. Since the role includes contacts with several different stakeholders where not all have a background in Finance, it is a prerequisite that you are communicative and have a coaching approach. Furthermore, is analytical and thorough and welcomes change. Here you are welcome to be proactive and come up with your own ideas and suggestions to challenge both processes and methods. Welcome to a happy group with good cooperation where we support each other and have fun together.

Application In this recruitment process, Business Sweden collaborates with Meritmind. For more information, please contact the responsible recruitment consultants Marie Edström-Barter 070-509 94 14 or Jessica Blomgren 073-942 58 91.

Interviews and selection will be ongoing, so please send your application as soon as possible by Meritmind: Senior Accountant till Business Sweden, Stockholm - Meritmind

Make sure that your name and contact details are included in your CV. It is enough that you attach your CV. You can apply for this position as long as the advertisement is available on Meritminds website.

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.

Marie Edström-Barter | Contact Person

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