Do you thrive in an environment that’s buzzing film quotes and the next upcoming film premiere? We are now looking for a Financial Controller to work with SF Anytime to join our Nordic finance team!
Our Nordic Finance team provides financial expertise to all our businesses and across all of SF Studios’ locations, from cash flow analysis and payments to budget and forecasting, accounting, reporting and business analyses. SF Anytime is the leading video-on-demand service in the Nordic and Baltics and offers a variety of films, ranging from the latest Hollywood film to independent movies and local Nordic favorites.
As Financial Controller for SF Anytime, you will focus on our accounting, monthly closing, payments and finance systems towards our business area SF Anytime, but you will also manage Cashflow reporting, FX handling and Working Capital for SF Studios Group. You will have a key role within SF Studios and work closely with our business areas as well as other colleagues within Finance.
Responsibilities In this role, you will work broadly within accounting. You will focus your time on supporting the SF Anytime business with various financial tasks but you will also manage tasks related to SF Studios Group. More specifically, you will:
Enter transactions and regular accounting
Manage customer billing in a timely manner and handling of accounts receivables including collection processes
Handle supplier invoices and registers in work-flow system
Perform month-end account reconciliations and other monthly closing activities
Create and analyze AP and AR by compiling electronic data and required documentation
Handle payment processes
Provide adequate support to business and work with shared service center
Act as superuser in our systems Agresso, Aico and Palette including training and support to our business colleagues
Support our external auditors PWC
Support SF Studios’ Senior Financial Controller with cashflow forecasts and weekly reporting for SF Studios Group
Work closely with Senior Financial Controller with Working Capital analyses for SF Studios Group
Other ad hoc activities and projects locally or for SF Studios Group
You will be a key member of our Nordic Finance team and the position is based in Stockholm. The role will report to the Head of Financial controlling.
Requirements To be successful in this role, we believe you have:
5-10 years of accounting experience
A university degree in Finance or equivalent Finance work experience
Experience working with Working Capital, Cashflow and FX
Knowledge in audit processes from large companies
Experience from tech, telecom, media or fintech business
Technical skills in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
Fluent in English and Swedish
As a person, we think it is important that you act as a proactive problem solver and aim for efficiency and improvement within your area. You like to work in a fast-paced environment and view business transformation as something fun and exciting. You have the ability to prioritize, multi-task and make reasonable decisions based on company policies and practices. You are service-minded with a good analytical ability. Furthermore, you are organized and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. We think you are prestige less and happy to work high and low within finance to meet our common goals – as one of our values is to work together as one team, we help each other out when needed! Another value is bringing joy and we encourage a creative, fun and joyful working environment.
At SF Studios, we welcome applicants from all walks of life. You will work with highly engaged people with competences ranging from movie production to finance and sales. We are diverse – but the one thing we all have in common is our passion for films and TV series. If you have a business mindset and an interest in entertainment – you will feel right at home!
Application If you are a problem-solving number cruncher who wants to work in a creative environment, apply today! We will review applications ongoing. We look forward to hearing from you!
For questions, turn to HR Business Partner Michaela McCarthy, [email protected]. Please note that applications sent through email will not be considered - thank you for applying through our website. We kindly decline contact from recruitment agencies regarding this position.
About the company
SF Studios, founded in 1919, is one of the world’s oldest film companies and the leading film studio in the Nordic region. Its business includes production and distribution of feature films and TV series and the digital services SF Anytime and SF Kids Play. SF Studios has its head office in Stockholm, Sweden and subsidiaries in Oslo, Copenhagen, Helsinki and London, and is part of the leading Nordic media company Bonnier AB.