Accounting Controller, Vaasa or Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta, Vaasa Apply before: 2021-06-20

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Accounting Controller

We are seeking a diligent and proactive person to join our Finance team in either Vaasa or Lappeenranta. Your primary focus will be on handling the accounting of our companies in Finland and in Norway.

Your responsibilities

  • Head bookkeeper of three companies.
  • VAT, monthly / annual tax return and other reporting.
  • Creating, updating, and applying accounting instructions.
  • You will report to our Finance Manager.

We appreciate

  • 3+ years of working experience in a similar position.
  • A bachelor’s or master's degree in business or similar, with accounting as your major.
  • Good communication skills in Finnish, English. Skills in Swedish and/or Norwegian a plus.
  • Knowledge of Finnish tax law. Knowledge of Norwegian tax law a plus.
  • Experience and appreciation of teamwork.

We offer

  • Flexible working environment with a diverse scope of innovative work and responsibilities.
  • Opportunity to influence your own area of work and good opportunities for career development.
  • Small-company atmosphere backed by a large multinational corporation.
  • Strong team spirit, based on being seriously relaxed.



If you want to be part of our sustainable future, please apply by June 20, 2021. For more information, please contact VP Finance, Milla Häggblom on +358 40 8080 238 or