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Expert Group Accountant

Let’s create change together
Nothing beats being part of positive change. Volvo Cars is on a truly exciting journey, working together in a fast-paced global environment to break new ground in almost every aspect of our operations. Electrification, Autonomous Drive and Shared Mobility are enablers for our purpose – freedom to move in a personal, sustainable, and safe way. 

 

We are looking for curious, creative people who want to change the world through innovative thinking. Right now, we have an exciting job opening for you as an Expert Accountant within our Group Accounting in our headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden.
At Finance, you are part of a global team that drives business performance to realise the objectives set out in Volvo Car Group’s Corporate Strategy. In cooperation with colleagues in other business units worldwide, you provide financial expertise and guidance.

 

Together with us, you can push your own professional skills, develop yourself, grow and drive change together with committed people. Right now, we are in an exciting transformation process where you have the opportunity to contribute and make your mark – come and create this new future together with us!
 

What You’ll Do
The Group Accounting team consists today of thirteen dedicated employees. We are responsible for the Volvo Cars consolidation and for providing financial data on consolidated level for Volvo Car Group to ensure timely, accurate and uniform data to internal and external parties. 

 

As an Expert within Group Accounting you will be part of our responsibility to prepare the Group Financial statements in accordance to IFRS. The deliveries include the financial section of the Group Annual Report as well as the Interim Reports. Other responsibilities within the group that you will be a part of is to coordination the group external audit, external reporting to one of the owners, and Group Actual Analysis. We also provide guidance to the organization in IFRS related questions and participate in different projects within digitalization of Group consolidation but also Accounting processes and Accounting Governance/ IFRS related questions. 

 

Working in the Group Accounting team gives you a big opportunity to a wide circle of contacts within Volvo Cars, working globally and cross-functionally, as well as getting a comprehensive view of the financial activities within the group. 

 

What you’ll bring
You have an academic degree within Finance/Accounting with extended accounting experience, preferably combined with consolidation experience. Experience from global finance operations is a plus. You need to be well experienced within IFRS accounting policy. Since the Volvo Car Group’s external reports are presented in both English and Swedish it is essential that you are fluent in both languages, verbal and written.
You are positive, flexible, driven and you have a solution-oriented mindset. You take ownership for any given task. It is important that you are structured and well-organized and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You have a genuine interest in accounting combined with analytical skills and are looking to develop your skills in these areas. As an Expert it is also important that you are motivated by working independently and being collaborative at the same time, being able to contribute on our exciting journey ahead.

 

Want to know more?
Please apply with a  CV and cover letter written in ENGLISH before April 26th. Note that due to GDPR we cannot accept applications through e-mail. If you have additional questions regarding this opportunity, you are welcome to contact hiring manager helena.ekberg@volvocars.com. For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact anita.noordzij@volvocars.com. We look forward to receiving your application!


 

Volvo Cars - Driving change together
Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. At Volvo Cars, your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential.

 

For the right person, an inspiring, and creative workplace awaits. Did you know that every Volvo Cars employee worldwide has the right to our Family Bond, our new all-gender, paid parental leave policy? You’ll also enjoy a culture and benefits package that’s made us one of the world’s most awarded and progressive employers.

 

By 2025, we aim to sell 1.2 million cars annually, 50% of which will be electric vehicles and sold directly to customers through digital channels. Join us on the journey of a lifetime as we create the driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

 

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Gothenburg, SE, 40531

Job requisition ID:  67217

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