Our client is a leading European energy company, which for more than 100 years has electrified industries, supplied energy to people’s homes and modernised the way of living through innovation and cooperation. They now want to make fossil-free living possible within one generation. That's why they are driving the transition to a sustainable energy system through initiatives in renewable production and climate smart energy solutions for their customers. They employ approximately 20,000 people and have operations mainly in Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark and the UK.
- Are you interested in joining a rapidly expanding renewable energy enterprise? We are currently seeking an Accounting Professional to join our team, responsible for ensuring accurate reporting and financial statements for a selection of our Danish subsidiaries.
- As part of our Record to Report (R2R) division within the Finance Shared Services, you will report to the Head of Accounting R2R for Other Countries within our organization. This role is based in Denmark, with our team situated in Kolding.
- The Accounting R2R function plays a vital role in offering accounting expertise across our client, with a strong emphasis on quality and compliance.
- As an expert in both IFRS and local GAAPs, you will handle postings, financial closures, external audits, financial statement preparation, and serve as the point of contact for external auditors.
- In this role, you will be closely integrated into our dynamic renewable energy business, where our Wind division is experiencing substantial growth in Offshore and Onshore projects. Your responsibilities will involve supporting this expansion alongside your colleagues.
- This position presents opportunities for professional development, including involvement in intricate cross-country work and complex accounting matters.
- Timely and accurate delivery of Actual financial data.
- Ensuring adherence to accounting standards (IFRS and Danish GAAP).
- Collaborating with business units on accounting matters.
- Facilitating daily accounting support for various business units.
- Nurturing positive relationships and providing excellent service to internal clients.
- Coordinating with external service providers, such as Capgemini.
- Overseeing the financial well-being of selected entities, including balance sheet reviews.
- Managing audit processes for legal entities.
- Proposing process enhancements and contributing to their implementation.
- Maintaining internal controls.
- Participation in development initiatives.
This role offers the flexibility to balance office and remote work, providing a comfortable working environment.
- We are seeking an experienced Financial Controller, ideally residing near the Kolding area, with the following attributes:
Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:
- Profound comprehension of accounting regulations (IFRS and Danish accounting rules)
- Relevant degree in Business or Accounting, or equivalent specialized training
- Possibly an auditing background with seniority
- 3 to 5 years of experience in relevant Finance operations roles
- Strong familiarity with Finance processes and systems; training will be provided for SAP
- Proficient in Excel; Danish language proficiency required, along with professional English
- High sense of accountability and ability to work autonomously in a dynamic environment
- Collaborative team player
- Willingness to embrace change
- Proactive and solution-oriented approach
- Effective communication skills, with intercultural exposure being advantageous
- Ability to navigate complex organizations and manage internal and external interactions effectively
- If you are passionate about sustainable energy and possess the necessary financial expertise, we invite you to join our team and contribute to our mission of a greener future.