Job title: Sr. Accountant / Controller
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Energy
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Location: Hørsholm, Denmark
Job published: 2021-09-09
Job ID: 32818

Job Description

For our client Wärtsilä, we are  looking for an experienced senior accountant/controller for FSAS (Financial Statutory Accounting Services) team in Denmark. 


  • Responsible for the daily statutory accounting in the Danish companies
  • Monthly, quarterly  and annual reporting
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Responsible to build up a bullet proof payroll reconciliation system
  • Responsible for tax declaration and customs
  • Work closely and support the businesses

Personal Requirements

  • Good team working skills, positive attitude and pro-active thinking
  • Initator, having a flexible approach
  • Fluent in both English and Danish
  • Strong analytical skills and proactive thinking


  • Master’s degree in finance, accounting, economics or similar
  • Experience from an international company
  • Knowledge and experience from accounting in line with NGAAP and IFRS
  • Experienced in financial reporting
  • Knowledge of regulations related to customs and VAT
  • SAP experience is an advantage

We can offer

  • An unique opportunity to contribute building a world class FSAS team in an international listed company
  • An interesting and developing position, both professionally and personally
  • For the right candidate, there might be possibilities for a position in the local management team
  • Highly motivated and skilled co-workers
  • Competitive terms and conditions

The location will preferably be in Hørsholm, but for the ideal candidate Nørresundby can be an option. In either location, some travelling to the other location might be necessary. 

The position will be reporting to Financial Controller in the FSAS team in Norway.