Financial Controller (maternity cover) - sourcing req.

Copenhagen

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Accounting & Tax is a shared service center function for the 6 group companies (DK, UK, DE, US, LT and AU). While most of us sit in Copenhagen we have a close collaboration with employees and managers across the 7 offices globally and especially with team FP&A and the CFO who is situated in New York.

As our Financial Controller, you will be a valuable member of the Accounts Payable/Accounting team which today consists of 7 members of different nationalities all with high spirit and who know how to have a lot of fun and still maintain the high quality and get the work done.

Not two days are alike and you will never get bored working as a part of Accounts Payable/Accounting. One of our core values is We like to help - both helping each other internally in the team as well as the rest of the organization.

Your role
In your role as Financial Controller you’ll be based in Copenhagen and work closely with the Accounts Payable/Accounting Manager. Your key stakeholders will be Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, FP&A and the management of group Finance.

Your tasks will include:

  • Participate in month close activities
  • Participate in the preparation of annual report
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Contact to banks and cash management
  • Ensure continuous development and optimization of processes
  • Be backup for colleagues during vacation periods
  • Ad hoc accounting and administrative related tasks

Your Profile

  • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience within finance/accounting
  • Educational background from either auditing or accounting
  • Experience with month end close and preferably with process optimization and development of internal controls
  • Profound understanding of finance systems and flair for IT
  • Willingness to take part in AP and GL operations if/when needed
  • Keen eye for details and quality
  • Fluency in English

We offer you:

  • The opportunity to become a key part of an international growth journey
  • Great colleagues and a social working environment
  • Exciting opportunities for career growth and learning new skills
  • Nice location in central Copenhagen

Application
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