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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Finance & Accounting
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 08,2021
    • Entrusting Package
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    Financial Controller

    Challenging position in a growing renewable energy company|A lot of growth opportunities

    About Our Client

    Want to join a front-runner in renewable energy that is actively seeking early entry into new markets globally? Since the establishment in 2007, Scatec has acquired extensive knowledge and experience in developing, building and operating solar, wind and hydro power plants and storage solutions.

    Driven by our company values and competent global workforce, we aim to deliver competitive and sustainable renewable energy globally; protect our environment and improve quality of life through innovative integration of technology; and create shareholder value. We are present on four continents and are headquartered in Oslo, Norway.

    Job Description

    Your main responsibilities are:

    • Assist the general accounting function, inclusive of processing and maintaining accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger and maintain accounting records including data entry for day to day business transactions
    • Participate and play an active role in the internal and external audits
    • Prepare the monthly group reporting for a portfolio of companies to the head office in Oslo
    • Ensure filing of finance administrative documents, data, workbooks and internal controls are maintained and optimized
    • Assist the assessments of complex accounting matters and projects within the Netherlands
    • Provide explanations, background and input to monthly actual results against the budget and prepare an overall review of the variances
    • Assist the Finance manager in implementing projects to design, setting up, test, implement and evaluate a framework for internal controls based on group guidelines.
    • Assist the finance team with input into the monthly VAT filings

    The Successful Applicant

    Qualifications and competencies:

    • Bachelor degree within finance or accounting
    • 3-5 years of experience within the areas of finance, accounting, auditing, tax and internal controls.
    • Relevant expertise with Dutch GAAP, IFRS is a plus
    • Fluent in English
    • Experience from and are motivated to work in a diverse cultural environment
    • You are used to changing environments and to quickly meet new challenges
    • Experience with financial reporting

    Personal characteristics
    It is part of every employees terms of reference to contribute to Scatec's vision: Improving our Future and adhere to our company values which are:

    • Predictable: demonstrate clear communication and listening skills, shares information in an open and honest way
    • Driving results: demonstrate determination, pro-activeness, can prioritize and work independently
    • Change maker: demonstrate entrepreneurship, can challenge, fast learner, take initiates and adjust
    • Working together: demonstrate teamwork, shares responsibilities, can compromise, has a can-do attitude

    For the particular role we also expect that you are:

    • Analytical
    • Hands on, operational and enjoy handling a wide set of tasks in a dynamic environment
    • Ambitious and self-motivated
    • A good communicator and networker
    • Flexible and adaptable with a "can-do" attitude
    • Pro-active and sociable mentality

    What's on Offer

    Scatec is an exciting, innovative and ambitious company operating in a growing industry. We offer a challenging and interesting position where you will be part of a flexible, diverse and truly international working environment consisting of highly competent and committed colleagues with a positive drive to make a difference.

    Scatec is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

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