Private Wealth Management & Family Office (PWM&FO) offers comprehensive banking services, access to capital markets, financing solutions and individually tailored advisory services. The advisory services are based on SEB's vast range of financing and investment products, including analysis and alternative investments as well as by leveraging expertise from other divisions. The client offering also includes a broad range of non-financial services such as client accounting, tax, legal and insurance advice within the newly formed business unit SEB 1856, to which we are now looking for a dedicated Financial Controller to strengthen our Client Accounting team.
What you will be doingYou will be an important part of the Client Accounting team who is producing accounting, reporting, forecasts and annual reports on behalf of more than 1.200 customers. Historically the unit has solely focused on foundations but going forward the services will be expanded and offered to more customers and your contribution will be important in the team's development to support this expansion and growth. You will work in close collaboration with client executives from the customer segments across the division and have direct contact with clients and auditors to secure that agreed services are delivered with highest possible quality. You will work both independently and in close collaboration with your colleagues in the team, as well as the Foundation Services team in Riga, to secure that deadlines and expected quality in the deliveries are met. Our ambition is to deliver world class service to our clients and we encourage you to challenge our ways of working and expect you to both take part and to be the driver in different initiatives to improve both processes and ways of working.
Who we are looking for To be successful in this position we believe that you are structured, analytical, meticulous and takes great responsibility for your own and your team's deliveries. You take great pride in delivering a world class service and product to our clients and takes initiatives and responsibility to solve tasks independently or by including relevant colleagues. You take responsibility for your own development and have a mindset where continuous improvement and development is natural to you.
You have a master's degree or equivalent in economics and previous experience of working with accounting and financial control. Previous experience of working with foundations and/or securities is an advantage as well as previous experience of auditing financial reports. You are comfortable with Microsoft 365 and can communicate fluently in Swedish and in English in both speech and writing.
The role is subject to seasonal variations which puts high expectations on you during the peak season (January-May) in terms of being flexible with working hours and keeping the focus during very high pressure.
What we offerYou will take part in the team's ongoing development and expansion of the client offering in the newly formed business unit SEB 1856. Since the team's services now are expected to be offered to more client segments, we have an exciting journey ahead of us that we have just started and you will be able to join in an early stage and shape the future together with us. We work in a challenging and stimulating high pace environment in which we believe that you with the right mindset will have the possibility to grow and develop your skills and competences over a great period of time.
We also offer you:
Friendly and welcoming cultureFlexible working hours Flexibility in working from homeAttractive benefits Attractive office amenities and environment in Arenastaden, Solna.
Ready to join?Please submit your CV and personal letter describing yourself and how you can contribute to Client Accounting and SEB 1856. Candidates will be reviewed and selected on an ongoing basis, and you are welcome to submit your application as soon as possible, but no later than 15th of august. Please note that the recruitment process will start after the last day of application, 15th of august and we will not be able to answer any questions before this date due to vacation. If you have any questions about the position you are welcome to contact Daniel Stridsberg, Head of Client Accounting, at +46-70-462 24 33 or at email@example.com.
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