Financial Controller to Fagerhult

Om jobbet

If you appreciate an international and fast paced company and want to be part of a successful and cutting-edge lighting company with a great outlook for your future, you have come to the right place.

Are you prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence? Fagerhult is looking for a dynamic and self-driven Financial Controller with an interest in group reporting, taxation and controlling. If you have a background with 3-4 years in one of the "big four” audit companies and a couple of years of experience from accounting and/or controlling - apply for this position now!

As the Group Finance department is expanding, you will have great opportunities to develop your financial controlling and group accounting skills. You will work in a highly valued and business-driven international group with a clear growth agenda and will be given great opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. This position is ideal for a person who has the ambition to make an international career in the area of finance and wants to learn and grow into the role as financial controller through working hands-on with various tasks.

Main Responsibilities
You will be responsible for defined aspects of the day-to-day finance operations and, together with the Group Financial Controller, oversee all accounting related workflows including but not limited to general ledger, monthly close, Group consolidation, cash management, internal and external reporting, accounting standards, taxation and financial audits. In this position you will support the Group Financial Controller with analysis of the ongoing business, month end reporting and various projects with focus on digitalization and streamlining. You will also participate and contribute in M&A and integration processes.

Other Tasks:
  • Review the financial and management reports/statements prepared by the various finance teams and report back to the Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Pro-actively taking part of the reporting, consolidation and follow-up of the companies at month end
  • Pro-actively making performance and ad-hoc analyses at different levels of the company
  • Actively drive digitalization projects within the company
  • Become a super user in Aaro reporting system and in other Business Intelligence systems that supports our business
The position is a new role within the company, and you will be reporting to the Group Chief Financial Officer.

Your Profile
We believe you have a university degree in Business Administration specializing in Accounting or Finance and you have a minimum four years of auditing experience, preferably from the big four audit firms as well as some experience in a publicly listed company. The role requires solid knowledge and understanding of IFRS and tax reporting. As we are an international company, you are fluent in English and Swedish, written as well as spoken, if you also speak a third language it is a plus.

The person we are looking for has an entrepreneurial and "hands on” way of working, always pro-actively looking for areas to improve, something which also is reflected in our company culture. You have demonstrable experience getting involved in month end activities, working well under pressure to tight deadlines, whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy and focus. You are highly resourceful with a willingness to get involved and roll-up your sleeves to get the job done.

Your Application
Interested? Apply today, but no later than 1 of November 2017. In your application please include resume and cover letter. You can also apply with your LinkedIn profile if you don´t have a resumé and cover letter available at the moment. If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Recruiter Anna de Verdier, 070-33 66 456

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11 dagar sedan

Sista ansökningsdag

1 nov

Om företaget

Fagerhult is one of Europe's leading lighting companies, with 3,300 employees in 25 countries. Fagerhult develops, manufactures and markets innovative and energy-efficient lighting solutions for professional indoor, retail and outdoor environments. The Group includes eleven strong brands; Fagerhult, ateljé Lyktan, LTS, Whitecroft Lighting, Designplan Lighting, I-Valo, Arlight, Lighting Innovations, LED Linear and WE-EF. AB Fagerhult is listed on the Nasdaq OMX Nordic Exchange in Stockholm.