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Telia Company is looking for an Internal controls and accounting specialist

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We’re Telia Company, the New Generation Telco. Our approximately 20,000 talented colleagues serve millions of customers every day in one of the world’s most connected regions. With a strong connectivity base, we’re the hub in the digital ecosystem, empowering people, companies and societies to stay in touch with everything that matters 24/7/365 - on their terms. Headquartered in Stockholm, the heart of innovation and technology, we’re set to change the industry and bring the world even closer for our customers.

About the team

Corporate Financial Control consists of 12 team members and we are responsible for the group accounting, the group internal controls framework and Financial Control for Telia Company AB.  Among other tasks, we compile and prepare the external quarterly and annual reports for Telia Company Group in close cooperation with other Group functions and report various topics to the Audit and Responsible Business Committee of Telia Company. 

Your next challenge?

Your work will be divided between internal controls and group financial control and your main responsibilities will be;

  • Support, analysis, follow up and coordination of internal controls for parts of Telia Company Group
  • Manage on site testing of internal controls at subsidiaries
  • Coordination of external auditors on group level
  • Preparation of Audit and Responsible Business Committee and other management material
  • Coordination and analysis of the groups accounting of Pensions in accordance with IAS 19
  • Take part of monthly and quarterly group closing procedures with traditional group closing related tasks such as reconciliations, analysis and deep dives
  • Preparation of various parts of the quarterly and annual report
  • Perform various analysis and investigations and lead projects

Your Experience:

To be successful in this role we believe you have a degree in Business and Economics with 5-10 years of relevant working experience. You probably started your career at any of the Big4 audit firms and have likely worked with similar tasks at some other company. You are highly analytical, have solid accounting/IFRS knowledge as well as experience from project management or have lead projects in your previous roles. You probably have practical and theoretical experience and knowledge from group accounting and consolidation. We also believe you have solid knowledge in understanding risks in financial processes and the ability to translate these into accounting risks and further excellent abilities to communicate these in a short and crisp way. Your skills in using Microsoft Excel are excellent and you are fluent in both written and spoken Swedish and English.

You are:

  • A team player with a personality allowing you to build an extensive network across the group
  • Communicative with a positive attitude
  • A person with the ability to see the big picture and to translate complex issues into simple material for presentation
  • Analytical both in regards of understanding figures and processes
  • A problem solver with multitasking skills and the ability to work stand alone and take own initiatives. Used to work under pressure towards tight deadlines

How to Apply
In this recruitment process, Telia Company collaborate with Ogunsen Executive Search. If you have any further questions, please contact Anders Dareholt, Senior Consultant 070-471 59 09, or Christina Singelman, Research Consultant 073 -421 79 87.

As selections and interviews are made on an ongoing basis, please send your application as soon as possible. All applications and personal information are handled with confidentiality.

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