Group Accountant
Finance
Full Time
Stockholm, Sweden
2019-09-18

Group Accountant

Electrolux Group Accounting team is looking for a new member to join our amazing organization at the Global Headquarters in Stockholm!
In this role as a Group Accountant you will report directly to the VP Group Accounting & Reporting and you will join a team of 8 people who daily strive to shape living for the better. 

If you are looking for a role in this field and if you are passionate and have a strong interest in system solutions for accounting and consolidation, this role will make your heart sing!

A typical day at work
In your role you will participate in chiefly all of the activities performed by Group Accounting in the area of accounting, reporting and consolidation, however with a system focus. 
To give you a better idea of system currently in place, Electrolux uses AARO for financial reporting and consolidation and AARO Lease for lease accounting. 
We also use a separate system for inter-company matching and we plan to change it into a new matching solution in 2020. 

In your role you will participate in the administration of the systems when it comes to e.g. user administration, period set-up, create and maintain reporting forms and packages, user support etc. Your contribution will have a big impact on continuously developing the reporting and consolidation process, improve efficiency and quality of the process and system.

On top of that, you will also be involved in the monthly reporting and consolidation process, supporting group entities in reporting issues concerning reporting and accounting etc.

Responsibilities
•Participate in the group’s reporting and consolidation process, assuring correctness and on-time delivery in the group’s monthly, quarterly and yearly closings, to a large extent with a system focus.
•Provide system support to users in system-related issues as well as reporting issues.
•Participate in the administration and maintenance of Group Accounting’s system solutions for financial reporting and consolidation, including lease accounting and inter-company matching.
•Be part in the production of the Group’s external reports (interim reports and annual reports).
•Possibly grow into becoming a system expert when it comes to system administration and support in reporting issues.

You
Agile. You have the ability to work to a high standard under pressure and adhere to strict reporting deadlines.
Can-do attitude. You have a positive thinking and continous improvement mindset.
Open-minded. For you, every challenge offers opportunity and potential. You just have to find it.
Communicative. Whether face-to-face or on the phone, you can communicate and articulate your ideas with colleagues and customers at all levels.
A team player. You nurture and develop the relationships that implement innovation.

Experience/qualifications
•Bachelors degree in finance, business administration or similar, maybe with a system twist.
•Minimum 3 years’ experience of working with group accounting at a multinational listed company and/or big 4 audit firm, preferably with a system focus.
•Knowledge of the IFRS framework and accounting in general.
•Experience of working with month-end closing and consolidation procedures.
•Experience of AARO reporting and consolidation system is an advantage.
•Strong English skills, oral and written.

Contact Person: Sara Vigliotti