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Financial Accountant

Remote, Hybrid
  • Stockholm / Remote Sweden, Sweden
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Turku, Finland
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
+5 more

Job description

The position:

We are looking for a talented Financial Accountant to join Sympower's Finance team where you will be involved in a broad range of activities across several different countries.

As our organization is growing rapidly and we need to further professionalize our finance department. The next major steps are to bring more finance and accounting processes in-house and to further grow the finance team. We have a relatively small finance team, so you will be involved in a broad range of accounting activities across different countries.

Let's build the future of energy systems together!

What is in it for you

We are committed to creating an inclusive and values based culture where everyone feels that they belong, and where everyone has the opportunity to do meaningful work.

We offer a market competitive compensation package, including but not limited to:

  • 30 Days Paid Holiday Leave

  • 1 Day Paid Wellness Leave

  • 1 Day Paid Birthday Leave

  • Paid Maternity and Partner Leave

  • Pawternity Leave

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Support

  • Remote Office Budget

  • Internet Allowance

  • Development Plan & Budget

  • Stock Appreciation Rights

  • 2 Days Paid Volunteer Leave

Learn about all of our benefits on our careers page.

Job requirements

What you will do:

  • Be responsible for daily bookkeeping activities for companies within several European jurisdictions

  • Own month close process for entities in your care

  • Prepare VAT returns

  • Prepare annual accounts and tax returns (in cooperation with local specialists)

  • Assist and manage audit processes

  • Own analytical review of your entities

  • Work with wider organisation to understand and streamline information flows, build key relationships

  • Continuously challenge daily processes to ensure efficiency within finance operations

What you will need:

  • Bachelor/Master’s degree in Finance/Business/Economics or similar

  • 3+ years of relevant accounting experience

  • Proactive self starter who operates with a strong sense of ownership with the ability to work independently

  • Organized team player with a keen eye for detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Good understanding of Microsoft Office (especially Excel)

  • Used to work with ERP system (NetSuite is a strong plus)

  • Availability to work on a full time basis

  • This role must be based in the EU, but we are open to exact location for a remote or hybrid based position

Who we are

Sympower is accelerating the global transition towards ‘net-zero’ by helping to build smarter, cleaner renewable energy systems. Using our proprietary software platform, we help balance the supply and demand of electricity across international energy networks.

We help businesses, grid operators, asset owners and other energy stakeholders around the world reduce their carbon emissions, integrate more distributed renewable energy resources, and generate new revenue streams by participating in demand-side response services.

Learn more about us in this video.

In 2022, Sympower became a certified B Corp, which shows the company is meeting high standards of verified performance, accountability, and transparency across 5 impact areas: governance, workers, community, environment, and customers.

Sympower is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage a diverse workforce and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all team members.

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