Senior Accounting Specialist

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Accounting Specialist to monitor, analyse and secure changes in new and changed Accounting rules, according to IFRS and local GAAP relevant for Ikano Bank. In addition, you will support other functions and markets with Accounting related questions as well as being the coordinator for external and internal auditors.

You will be part of Ikano Bank, where we create possibilities for a better living by providing banking and financial services. We do it with different perspectives, natural curiosity and long-term focus. A unique chance for greater responsibility and future opportunities. Let’s achieve great things together.

We create solutions that simplify finance

You will be part of the Common Accounting function, which is responsible for the accounting related processes, systems and compliance with Accounting rules and requirements. You will be reporting to the Head of Accounting and support your fellow co-workers within the bank. Your main areas of responsibility include: 

  • Monitor, analyse and secure implementation of new and changed IFRS and relevant local GAAP
  • Act as support for other departments with accounting issues
  • Participate in and conduct internal training in Accounting matters
  • Keeping Accounting Guidelines and Instructions up to date
  • Participate in projects related to Accounting and Reporting topics
  • Responsible for the coordination of internal and external audits
  • Support valuation of financial and intangible assets
  • Streamline the treatment of Accounting transactions throughout the bank

We offer you

Operating at the centre of events, you will have an active role in various decision forums, represent us to external partners and create a great foundation for further development. This position is more than what meets the eye. You will get the chance to push boundaries and influence your daily work. All as part of a caring and open culture where we live our values, work hard, have fun and operate with a long-term perspective.

Are you the one for Ikano?

We believe that you have a University degree in Business Administration or equivalent with a minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role. You have experience working in banking or the financial market and sound knowledge of Local GAAP and IFRS. Ideally you have worked for an external audit company. Knowledge of systems such as Navision and QlikView is an advantage.

As a person you are analytical, a quick learner and well structured. You focus on accuracy while enjoying communicating with different stakeholders. You are a motivated and engaged self-starter who enjoys working towards continuous improvements. You stay curious and are a good partner for your fellow colleagues. You are fluent in Swedish and English

We want our customers, partners and co-workers to choose us for what we stand for, what we deliver and how we deliver it. Three basic values guide our work: common sense and simplicity, working together and daring to be different.  These values should feel natural to you.

Join us now – together we will find a better way

Please submit your application with a CV and cover letter via the form below prior to September 1st 2019. Please note that we are unable to accept applications via email. More information about the position can be given by Robert Eberhardt, +4673-518 66 37 or via e-mail Robert.Eberhardt@ikano.se

We respectfully decline any contact from recruitment or advertisement agencies.

About us

Ikano Bank offers simple and fair savings and loan products for consumers, sales support services for retailers, and leasing and factoring solutions for businesses. Ikano Bank has a presence in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, the UK, Poland, Germany and Austria. Ikano Bank is part of Ikano Group, who is an international group of companies operating in the areas of banking, insurance, production, real estate and retail. At Ikano, our vision is to create possibilities for better living. We do this by working together to create simple and meaningful solutions based on fair terms that bring value to our customers. Ikano Group was established in 1988 and is owned by the Kamprad family.

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