Financial Controller to VELUX Global Accounting and Tax
Do you have a talent for performing financial controlling? Are you driven by taking responsibility and ensuring that financial reporting is performed with high quality standards? And do you want to be part of a Global Finance organisation in a large international company with a strong brand? Then this could be the position you are looking for.
VELUX Global Accounting and Tax, Financial Compliance has the responsibility to ensure compliant external financial reporting in VELUX Group companies.
You will be responsible for performing financial controlling in specific subsidiaries with the objective to ensure, that external financial reporting is reliable and that risks – from group and local perspective – are assessed, monitored and mitigated with relevant and efficient controls. You will be first point of contact for auditors and our local external compliance partners, and will collaborate closely with your local finance teams and Global Business Service team.
Within the scope of external financial reporting, it will be your main tasks to:
- Conduct onsite audits – striving for getting knowledge which enables you to support in all major subjects relevant in audit processes
- Plan, coordinate and execute processes related to external financial reporting
- Support the local finance managers
- Take part in projects optimising financial processes in VELUX Finance.
Being part of a global organisation you must expect approx. 25 days of travel per year.
You hold a bachelor or Master degree in Finance e.g. cand.merc.aud. or HD-R supplemented with experience from an audit company or you have solid experience from a similar position in a medium to large international company.
You have an excellent understanding of general accounting practice and risk assessment and a good understanding of basic corporate income tax. Experience with SAP will be an advantage.
While having a structured, persistent and analytical approach to task solving, you also have the ability to dive deep into a problem. You find it natural to initiate continuous improvements and you are driven by delivering good quality and keeping deadlines.
You are positive and like to collaborate with people with different backgrounds. You are a team player that thrive working with global solutions, taking all aspects into consideration in finding the best solution. As you will engage with stakeholders throughout our global organisation, you must be fluent in Danish and English, both orally and in writing.
We offer an exciting position where you will be challenged both professionally and personally.
You will join a team characterised by an informal tone and a healthy sense of humour. We work as one team to reach our ambitious results. The international setting is in our DNA, we believe in empowering people, and we support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and continuous employee development.
We are a strong value based company where passion, commitment, thoroughness and mutual respect are among the core values and teamwork and professionalism is essential to the way we work.
At the VELUX Group, we give you the chance to grow and to shape your own career. We offer you a world of opportunities – if you have the ability and the drive to take them.
Application and contact
For further information about the position, please feel free to contact Claus Skov Christensen at +45 61 61 19 53 or find us at www.velux.com where you can read more about working in the VELUX Group.
Interviews will be carried out continuously starting in August until the right candidate has been found, and we are looking forward to receiving your application and CV as soon as possible.
For more than 70 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world. Making the most of daylight and fresh air through the roof. Our product programme includes roof windows and modular skylights as well as a range of decoration and sun screenings, roller shutters, installation solutions and intelligent home controls. These products help to ensure a healthy and sustainable indoor climate. For work and learning. For play and pleasure. We work globally – with sales and manufacturing operations in more than 40 countries and around 10,000 employees worldwide. The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S, a limited company wholly owned by foundations and family.
For more information, visit www.velux.com