Financial Controller – Ballerup – GN Store Nord, Denmark

GN Store Nord
Ballerup - Denmark
Published: May 02, 2017
Group Financial Reporting & Controlling are looking for a Financial Controller with knowledge of IFRS and a significant drive and excellent team spirit

Group Financial Reporting & Controlling is part of Group Finance at GN Group and consist of twelve employees in three teams; Group Controlling, Group Consolidation and Group Reporting/Compliance

We are twelve dedicated and highly skilled employees enforcing the GN Group’s financial reporting, accounting policies and practices with no surprises. The goal of the department is to “ensure reliable, accurate and timely financial reporting to Global Management and to GN Store Nord's board of directors and shareholders” by proactively handling changes in accounting environment as well as in the business of GN Group

We believe in a strong collaboration with the local entities and we aim to improve the financial quality of the GN Group and reduce risks to acceptable level through proper internal control environment

When you join GN Group, you take off for a career in an international environment in cooperation with many stakeholders in the organization, including other finance units throughout our corporate and global organization

Detailed Description
You will get responsibility for the entities of a designated region, where you have to ensure that they are reporting according to GN Group guidelines and IFRS:
• Act as sparring partner for the country finance managers and employees in our affiliates
• Travel to entities to train and support the local finance department and gather project and business knowledge
• Participate in the monthly and quarterly reporting to Group Management
• Perform dedicated controlling of the reporting of our affiliates to secure quality in the reporting
• Support and challenge closing processes in our affiliates and help local finance teams setting up, maintaining and developing processes that mitigate risks and increase quality in reporting
• Analyze data and information to support Group Management in decision making
• Work with IFRS and develop competencies to challenge and implement new IFRS standards
• Participate in cross-functional projects in close cooperation with other finance units throughout our corporate and global organization such as M&A activities and optimization projects

You will be a key employee in the process of optimization, maintaining and developing our financial controlling, to ensure an efficient and accurate financial reporting in accordance with the GN Group accounting policy and IFRS

You can expect 20-30 travel days per year to our global subsidiaries

Job requirements
You must have 4-6 years of experience from an international auditing firm and preferable 2 years of controlling experience from an international enterprise. Most likely, you have hold a Master’s degree in Business Economics and Auditing (cand. merc. aud.). It is preferable if you have experience with IFRS. You must be an advanced user of Excel and familiar with PowerPoint

You should be open-minded and be driven by presenting and communicating information in a logic way to different level of finance competences. Training and supporting our Group companies are some of the key areas in the team

To be able to deliver results as a team we need you to set high standards for quality and quantity, consistently be driven by the team achieving results and being proactive in producing new ideas, approaches and constantly seeking for a range of solutions to problems

In addition to being fluent in written and spoken English, you should also be ready to invest both time and effort in your personal and professional development

Would you like to know more?
If the position has caught your attention and you wish to apply, please upload a short cover letter with your motivation for applying along with your resume. If you want to know more about the position, please contact Anton Sibast Laugesen, Senior Director Group Financial Reporting & Controlling, on +45 5133 1490

To apply, please use the “apply” link no later than June 1, 2017

GN Group
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