Financial Controller

THE JOB

Do you have a keen interest in financial reporting and controlling? Do you have excellent finance and analytical skills and the ambition to join a team who is going to build a financial controlling function that is best in class?

As our new financial controller you refer to the head of financial controlling and belong to the financial controlling team. The Financial Controlling team within the Group Finance Department is responsible for financial controlling, consolidation, internal & external reporting, ensuring reliant daily reporting on revenue towards key stakeholders and timely and accurate regulatory reporting to official bodies (Danish FSA etc.)

Among others you will be responsible for:

  • Financial controlling of reporting from subsidiaries
  • Controlling and monitoring that financial reporting and management reporting is prepared in accordance with IFRS and our accounting guidelines
  • Ensuring that our accounting guidelines and processes are transparent, accurate, efficient and well controlled. This includes participating in several projects of changing and improving our processes and controls
  • Guide, coordinate and support the finance departments incl. the foreign subsidiaries
  • Providing recommendations, improve systems and procedures
  • Assisting on regulatory reporting to the Danish FSA etc.
  • Ad-hoc tasks and projects

YOUR PROFILE

As a person you come across as structured and driven towards working with others and are comfortable working with a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities. It motivates you to make sure things are accurate. You are able to adapt to a fast changing environment and think outside the box. You inspire confidence and you are a reliable and valued colleague.

In addition, you are team-oriented and you are able to create good collaborative relationships at all levels. You enjoy working in a role where you work with operational tasks as well as ad hoc projects and analysis.

Further we are looking for a candidate with the following competences and experience:

  • Ideally, you have a master degree in Accounting and Finance combined with a background in a large international audit firm, and potentially experience from a Group Finance function in an international company
  • You are capable of driving improvements without being afraid of challenging existing processes and procedures
  • You have excellent capabilities in accounting and consolidation tools
  • Strong IFRS understanding
  • Strong accounting understanding and ability to analyse financial reports
  • Strong skills in Excel, and user of Navision, Hyperion, Essbase and SQL will be an advantage

WE OFFER

First and foremost, we offer more than just a job; being an employee in Saxo Bank is an opportunity to invest in your future. In addition, you get:

  • A chance to join a truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you grow personally and professionally
  • An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, very ambitious and, at the same time, informal and pleasant working environment
  • A competitive salary plus benefits package 
Application deadline:
20/02/2018
Expected Start Date:
01/03/2018
Location:
Copenhagen
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Full-time
Working days:
Day
Contact person:
Michael Preuss
Tel: +45 3977 4223
Company homepage:
http://www.saxobank.com