Accountant- General Ledger to Finance department
The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the U.S. and Europe, we own and operate 24 markets, 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world’s securities transactions. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily. Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com. Follow us on Facebook ( http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ ) and Twitter ( http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx ). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500)
Finance is currently looking for an Accountant to the General Ledger team based in Stockholm. As an Accountant you will be responsible for the monthly reporting and reconciliations for certain legal entities. The role includes understanding of your Balance sheet as well as analyzing your Income statement. Responding to internal and external auditors’ requests and provide the organization with information when required. The role also includes income tax returns, annual reporting and VAT reporting. Knowledge of consolidation would be beneficial.
The role also involves enhancement work to improve existing accounting procedures and being involved in specific projects within the team and business area when applicable.
- University degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent
- Approximately 3-5 years of relevant experience from accounting
- Knowledge of Swedish legislation essential
- Excellent skills in Excel is required
- Excellent skills in English and Swedish, both oral and written is required
- Interest in systems and related issues, PeopleSoft is preferable
To function well in this role you need to have the ability to work in and have an understanding of a fast-paced international environment. You need to have strong communication skills at all levels and great aptitude to communicate clearly and in a professional manner. To suit this position you are a service-minded and a problem-solving person. You have the ability to work independently as well as in team; you initiate improvements and implement them. It is important that you are a highly motivated and self-driven person with the ability to work with tight deadlines and to prioritize work. You are a planning and organizing person with attention to detail and accuracy but also able to keep the ’bigger picture’ in mind. You are a naturally curious individual who has the courage to reach to others in the business and make contact with key stakeholders.
This is a permanent full time position located in Stockholm. Desired start date is as soon as possible. As the selection and interview process is ongoing, please submit your application as soon as possible.
For more information about this position, please contact Michaela Krantz Eriksson, Human Resources at +46 8 405 7116 or Mika Enslin, Recruitment at +44 207 065 8095 or at email@example.com
The NASDAQ OMX is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants and employees are treated without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
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