Accounting Manager - Scandinavia

Stockholm, Stockholm , Sweden
den 29 juni 2021
den 28 augusti 2021
Do you want to be part of a dynamic finance team that is always looking for efficiencies and standardization within financial processing & accounting?
Do you have a strong accounting background, maybe from one of the Big 4 audit companies?
Would you like to be responsible for accounting and compliance for CGI in Scandinavia, with exciting growth opportunities in the region or internationally, and a small team of accountants to lead?

Then this is the perfect opportunity for you! You will be working with fantastic finance professionals in our Stockholm office, and many more across Scandinavia, Europe, and the rest of the world.

Dina framtida arbetsuppgifter

As a Manager in the Financial Business Services (FBS) team, you will get to supervise a team of 5 other FBS members covering Scandinavia. You will be reporting to the FBS Finance Director for the region. You will be working closely with the Business Unit controllers of Scandinavia and their controlling teams, giving them support on various accounting related matters.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Team & People Management, including setting objectives, performance management, and professional development
• Accounting & monthly closing of financial accounts
• Monthly Balance Sheet Reconciliations, and quarterly BS reviews with the regional Finance VPs and Directors
• Ensure accuracy and completeness of asset and liability balance sheet accounts, in accordance with IFRS, as well as local GAAP.
• Manage statutory financial statements preparation and coordinate their related external audits
• Ensure accurate and timely submission of Tax and VAT declarations
• Supervise pension accounting and reconciliations
• Contributing to, and implementing on efficiency and standardization programs across regions
• Work closely together with our Global FBS in India, and our Corporate Accounting in Montreal (HQ)
• Contact person for local Tax Authorities
• SOX involvement

Kvalifikationer för att bli framgångsrik denna roll

Essential Qualifications
• Bachelor/Master degree in accounting or equivalent
• 6+ years of experience in similar role(s)
• Excellent knowledge and interest in IFRS and Swedish GAAP
• Strong analytical skills
• Excellent communication skills in English and Swedish.

Desired Qualifications
• Strong accounting background, maybe from one of the big auditing companies
• Ability to supervise and motivate a team
• Some knowledge of Tax and Swedish VAT rules (MVA)
• Sense of autonomy, initiative, and responsibility
• Ability to work independently, while demonstrating flexibility
• Experience from working with external auditors
• Good understanding of priorities, and 100% respect for deadlines
• A professional accounting designation would be considered as a plus

What you can expect fom us.

CGI's combination of global and local presence, with offices in 30 locations in Sweden, provides satisfied clients but also means that you as an employee always have an office near you. This in combination with flexible working hours gives you the opportunity for a balance between private life and work, no matter where in life you are.

At CGI, there are also great opportunities for internal career paths where you can choose to become a specialist in your field, broaden yourself in new areas or take a senior position. Through our internal networks, projects and commitments in global and national industries, we offer you competence development and committed leaders who support you in your development.

More information about our benefit:

• CGI Employee Stock Purchase Plan: As a shareholder, you have the opportunity to influence and in our stock purchase program, CGI matches your contribution, up to 3% of your monthly salary
• Wellness allowance: We offer an annual wellness allowance of 3,000 SEK
• Parental pay: We pay up to about 90% of your salary during your first period of staying home
• Secure employment: Our consultants all have collective agreements and insurance
• Pension plan: We offer attractive pension solutions
• Staff car: The staff car is used as a private car but is leased by CGI.

Want to know more?
If there is still something you are wondering about, feel free to contact Etienne Lévesque

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