Senior Accountant and Financial Compliance Manager to Lindab, Grevie/Båstad or in Malmö
Lindab is an international Group, listed at the Nasdaq Stockholm Mid Cap list. The core business of Lindab is to develop, manufacture, market and distribute products and system solutions for simplified construction and improved indoor climate. Lindab is established in 32 countries, has approximately 5,100 employees and had a turnover of 9.3 billion SEK in 2018. Lindab is now looking to strengthen the Group Finance Department with a Senior Accountant and Financial Compliance Manager. In this position your main responsibility will be to ensure compliance of financial reporting and internal control. You report to the Group Financial Controller.
The role includes:
- Internal Control:
Work with internal control related questions and assessments with aim to guide as well as review entities within the Group, all with the aim to strengthen routines, assure an efficient internal control environment and to have a standardised approach where applicable, i.e. to be an anchor of internal control within Lindab Group and work proactively with these questions.
- Financial reporting guidelines:
Prepare and maintain guidelines for financial reporting, incl. IFRS, and other manuals of Group reporting. The work will also include preparation of key accounting assessments on a continuous basis and involvement in implementation of new/changed accounting standards as well as other new rules/regulations related to the area.
- Support in accounting related ad hoc questions, special projects and support to Group Finance in terms of preparation of financial documents such as the annual reports etc.
Qualifications and experience
You have a university degree in Economics, preferably with accounting as main subject. To be successful in this role we expect that you have at least five years of experience of qualified accounting in an international environment where IFRS has been applied. It is also highly relevant that you have a good understanding of and have worked with quality assurance in terms of operational key processes, maybe from a SOX compliant environment. It is an advantage to have worked with manufacturing companies.
The corporate language is English hence fluency is required.
We believe that you are highly analytical from a risk perspective. You are also pragmatic with a very good ability to work structured, go into details when needed and apply your knowledge in a quality assured way. We also believe that you are open minded, find it easy to collaborate with other people, have an educational attitude and dear to challenge both yourself and other with aim to develop further.
What we offer:
At Lindab Group Finance you not only get the chance, but it is also expected to work proactively in order to develop as well as make a positive contribution to the Lindab companies and the teams around you. Since this is a newly established position you will be part of forming the role. The Group Finance culture is characterised by high ambitions regarding quality, continuous improvements and increased efficiency – all in combination with a good team spirit.
Location: Lindab head office in Grevie/Båstad or at the newly opened office in Malmö.