Avoimet tehtävät

Avoimet tehtävät

Accountant / Junior Controller
for Danske Bank
Rekrytointi ID:22699

Are you an accounting professional with attention to details?
Would you like to work in a dedicated team and a positive atmosphere?
Join our accounting team and face the challenge of strengthening the financial reporting framework within Danske Bank, a top tier Nordic Bank. 

Accounting Finland is responsible for controlling and reporting to Danske Bank Group’s Finnish entities and proactively contributing to the ongoing performance monitoring and dialogue with various business units. You will be operating in an international environment, working with both global colleagues and cross border tasks.

Impact and decision making

As an Accountant, you will actively participate in the daily accounting and reporting tasks of Danske Finance Ltd. Furthermore, you will be responsible of:

• Controlling the monthly financial figures
• Preparing financial statements for Danske Finance Ltd.
• Maintaining and developing business procedures and system controls
• Helping other departments in accounting and VAT related questions

What does it take?

To succeed in this role, you are analytical by nature, good with numbers, accurate and have strong work ethics. We hope that you are both structured, energetic and able to deliver under time pressure. Furthermore, it is beneficial to have the following qualifications:

• Previous work experience in accounting (FAS)
• Advanced IT skills (e.g. Excel)
• A good knowledge of VAT legislation
• Tolerance of routines
• Good communication skills in Finnish and English
• Knowledge of asset finance products and business is seen an advantage
• Knowledge of SAS is seen an advantage

Ideally, you have a Bachelor/Master’s degree in finance or accounting, and previous work experience in accounting. Industry knowledge and experience in the banking sector is an advantage, but not a requirement.

What we offer you

You will be working in an exceptionally motivated and committed team. Highly skilled colleagues, training possibilities and supporting managers will help you to succeed and grow in this role. You will be given responsibility according to the results you achieve. We ensure you the best colleagues in the field, a fantastic international atmosphere, competitive compensation and benefits as well as advancement opportunities within Danske Bank.


Please submit your application and CV as soon as possible. Interviews will start already during the application period. If you have any questions about this accounting opportunity at Danske Bank, please contact Elias Heiska, Head of Accounting Finland, tel. +358 50 426 88 18.

Send application and CV no later than 18.08.2019.

Danske Bank is a Nordic bank with strong local roots and bridges to the rest of the world. For more than 145 years, we have helped people and businesses in the Nordics realise their ambitions. Danske Bank has more than 19,000 employees in 16 countries around the world who serve our 3.4 million personal, business and institutional customers. In addition to banking services, we also offer life insurance and pension, mortgage credit, wealth management, real estate and leasing services.