Accountant | Undutchables


Solna, reference 2020-00408

Company description

The company is working within the financing sector. International company with headquarters outside Sweden. In Stockholm they have their Sweden office, with a close cooperation with their Nordic partners and with the headquarters. English is the official language within the organisation. However, for this accounting specialist position, they would need a near native Swedish speaker, as this person will play a key role in the external contact the accounting team has, hence very good Swedish in written and spoken is required.

Job description

· Perform month-end closing, including required reporting to Corporate headquarters as well as reconciliation of general ledger accounts
· Ensuring alignment with IFRS accounting, in collaboration with Corporate headquarters
· Tax filings (payroll tax, VAT, income tax) for Sweden
· Participate in projects, process and policy improvements
· Improve internal control framework by performing self-audit on the processes and pro-actively put forward improvement ideas
· Back-up to Accounting manager


For this role, as you will work independently, we believe that you bring 5 years of accounting experience and you are have the ability to work collaboratively and accurate.
· Good verbal and written communication skills in English and Swedish
· Ability to prioritize and deliver within short/tight deadlines and with high precision
· Ability to think creatively, highly driven and self-motivated
· VAT knowledge
· K3 (Swedish GAAP) and IFRS
· Working within an international finance department
· Closing experience under with tight deadlines
· Experience from the banking or insurance industry
· Dealing with demanding stakeholders
· Bachelor’s degree in accounting , having finished university studies or equal

Personal Attributes:
A person with a proactive and solution oriented person will feel great within this organisation. Also, your colleagues are all result and customer focused. If you are open and honest with a
high degree of personal integrity, can do attitude and you know how to set your priorities, this is a job for you.
As you will work in a team of 2, it is important that you have the ability to make things happen. A enthusiastic person who is confident as a person and in the area of accounting.
You like to be a team player, help where needed and not afraid for asking for help. Your colleagues are all very approachable, have a passion for performance, learning and continuous improvement.

The manager is an international with great years of experience in Sweden. International experience is good to have, as this is an international organisation with a great portion of intercultural and motivated people. The organisation is always looking to improve processes and procedures and see the employees as their biggest asset and are always looking too make sure the employees have a good career path within the organisation.

Working conditions

Salary as of 35 000 SEK, depending on education and experience that the candidate bring. Start asap, full time, permanent employment

Good to know

If you are interested in this vacancy, you can apply by clicking on the button above. Your application will be sent directly to the recruiter in charge. IMPORTANT: if you are not yet registered with Undutchables Sweden we kindly ask you to do so. Your information will be handled in the strictest confidence and your CV will not be sent to a company unless you have given prior permission.We will invite you for an extensive interview, as soon as any potential job opportunities arise. We will advise you on issues regarding employment in Sweden. Then, if possible, we will introduce you to a prospective company and provide support during the selection procedure.

Recruiter contact

Karin Björkman, Undutchables Sweden
+46 (0)728532201
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