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Helsinki, FI

Title:  Manager, Group Accounting

We are now looking for a Manager, Group Accounting to join our Group Accounting team in Global F&A organization. Kemira CFO office provides accurate and timely information and drives efficiency improvements through best-in-class finance & accounting and planning & controlling services as well as risk management, treasury, investor relations, M&A operations and IT. 


In this position you will fulfill an important role for the finance department through participating in monthly group reporting process, following up IFRS development and processing development initiatives in your area. This position is based in Helsinki.


Main accountabilities:

  • Prepare timely and accurate Financial Reporting and analyses, incl. Quarterly Releases and Annual Consolidated Financial Statements
  • Participate in group consolidation tasks within your responsibility area
  • Analyze consolidated income statement, balance sheet, cash flow and notes to ensure correctness of reporting
  • Prepare internal instructions to verify harmonized use of accounting policies and IFRS interpretations as well as global tools
  • Follow-up development of IFRS and other relevant accounting regulatory environment
  • Participate in compliance process development and monitoring
  • Take an active role in initiating and implementing relevant efficiency improvement and automation projects


What we offer

  • An international role in global finance organization that allows you to grow and learn from others
  • A job that offers a broad range of tasks and opportunities in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Possibility to develop your own skillset and expertise together with inspiring colleagues and modern working environment
  • Global tools and harmonized processes


What you need:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree preferably in Accounting or Finance
  • 3-5 years of Group consolidation or other relevant experience
  • Understanding of IFRS and ability to make interpretations
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good technical skillset (HFM, SAP FICO and Microsoft Excel)
  • Good communication and presentation skills in both Finnish and English
  • Ability to work independently


Does this sound like a perfect chance to gain valuable experience in a global organization? If you answered yes and you are not afraid of learning new things and working with both people and systems, please send your application with CV with salary request via by March 8th.


For more information, please contact Marjo Taajamaa, VP, Group Accounting and Governance, mobile +358405487913 or


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.

Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries. We provide best suited products and expertise to improve our customers’ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas and water treatment. In 2018, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.6 billion and 4,915 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.

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