Job title: Senior Accountant Asker
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Energy
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Location: Asker, Norway
Job published: 2021-09-10
Job ID: 32819

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Accountant in Asker, Norway, for our client Wärtsilä,

Your work will focus on:

  • Monitor, consolidate and report currency exposure on company and project level.
  • Ensure correct action is taken for identified currency exposures.
  • Work with our hedging team on monitoring incoming and outgoing payments, realizing correct currency forward contracts and correct posting of gains and losses.
  • Statistics reporting
  • Support in statutory accounting tasks for Wärtsilä companies in Norway

Desired background:

  • BSc or MSc in finance, accounting, economics or similar.
  • International exposure
  • Experience in VAT and international tax rules is an advantage

Desired skills and competence:

  • General accounting experience
  • Knowledge of the ways of working of currency markets and instruments, and/or knowledge of the international accounting standards for hedge accounting would be an advantage, but is not a prerequisite
  • IT skills: proficient use of MS Office and especially Excel. Other relevant tools are SAP and Quantum.
  • Language: proficient in spoken and written English and Norwegian

What we offer:

You will become a part of a global organization with local presence and work in an exciting and dynamic working environment with highly motivated and skilled co- workers. We can offer demanding and varied work tasks, as well as good development opportunities.