financial accounting manager

mads alexandersen, randstad danmark
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hobro, nordjylland
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Mads Alexandersen
9292 0504


Would you like to become part of a dynamic and action-oriented organization with excellent possibilities for professional as well as personal development? And do you have the experience and entrepreneurial mindset needed for leading Financial Accounting in Denmark and Sweden through a transformation? Then this might be the right opportunity for you!

On behalf of Mariager Salt Specialties A/S, Randstad is looking for a Financial Accounting Manager for their Danish site located in Mariager.
With direct reference to the Group Finance Manager of Groupe Salins, you will be responsible for financial accounting in Denmark and Sweden, including leading a team of 3 financial assistants and in close collaboration with the Group establishing a sustainable way of working.

your responsibilities and tasks

- Responsible for building up the finance accounting department for the Nordics (team and processes)
- Be hands-on in the daily work and responsible for monthly, quarterly and annual closes in statutory accounts and in French GAAP
- Implement all Group accounting rules
- Manage internal controls and coordinate with external auditors for statutory financial reporting and coordination with local tax authorities
- Responsible for accounts receivable, accounts payable, GL and treasury department
- Ensure collaboration with the controlling department as well as other parts of the business
- Liaise with local regulators and authorities
- Manage performance reviews, training programs, and career development for the accounting team

To succeed, you will work closely together with the Business & Plant Controllers located in Sweden, the new Financial Accounting Manager in The Netherlands and your financial accounting colleagues in France.

your profile

It is important that you have experience from working in a large, international company, so that you are familiar with internal controls rules and preferably, also have the capacity to switch between different GAAPs.

Besides that, you meet the following criteria:

- Min. 7-10 years of working experience, preferably with strong leadership skills gained in an accounting environment
- Master’s degree in Accounting, Chartered Accounting qualification or equivalent
- Knowledge of accounting standards in IFRS and French GAAP
- Experience with SAP
- A strong communicator in Danish and English, both verbally and in writing, knowledge of French is a plus

As a person, you are outgoing and can commit professionally in relations with stakeholders, and you are not afraid to reach out to others for information. You are robust, able to make decisions quickly, and have a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines while managing multiple projects. You are very cooperative, but also able to work independently and lead a team.

Mariager Salt Specialties is on a journey where they are building up their new independent structure, and not all processes are aligned yet. Therefore, it is important that you are flexible, solution-oriented, and ready to become the leader of a completely new team.

what you are offered

- A self-starting position with the role to build up a Finance Department and its processes for finance accounting in Denmark and Sweden
- A unique opportunity to become part of an international company
- Great opportunities to advance your career and expand your skills
- Talented and committed colleagues working in an informal culture

about mariager salt specialties a/s

Mariager Salt Specialties A/S in Mariager packs and sends approx. 300,000 tons of salt yearly produced by Dansk Salt A/S, who is the only producer in Scandinavia of high "vacuum salt". Every day, the site in Mariager is securing supplies to global pharma clients and the Scandinavian food and feed industry in collaboration with their new French owners Groupe Salins.

The site in Mariager is known for being a front-runner and is very solutions-oriented when it comes to testing new concepts from both a management and technological point of view. A position that was strengthened in 2020, which is important for a small site in an international group.

application and contact

If you are interested in this position, you can apply directly on our website by clicking “Ansøg nu”. If you have any questions regarding this job position, please contact Chief Consultant Mads S. Alexandersen on tel. +45 9292 0504 or Consultant Louise Stigel on tel. +45 9292 0502. We look forward to hearing from you.

about randstad

At Randstad, we support people and organizations in realizing their true potential. We do this by combining the power of today’s technology with our passion for people. We call it Human Forward.

Randstad DK is part of the international Randstad Group, which is the global leader in HR services. With more than 4,700 offices in 38 countries, we are providing work to more than 650,000 people every day.

In Denmark, we are among the leading temp and recruitment agencies with branches in Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg and Kolding. A position we have achieved due to our expertise in matching qualified candidates with the right job.