Hiring: Group Accountant (NOR/SWE)

Position: Group Accountant, full-time

Application deadline: Interviews on an ongoing basis, role to be filled when the right candidate is found.

Based out of Oslo or Stockholm

Verdane is expanding and is now looking for an ambitious Group Accountant to join its in-house finance team for a role is based in Oslo or Stockholm. The Group Accountant will work closely with the rest of the Finance team spread across Verdane’s offices in Northern Europe and will be an integral part in creating a best-in-class finance organisation as the firm expands internationally.

We are looking for someone that is naturally analytical and pragmatic, with an eye for details and who is a consummate professional. As group accountant at Verdane you will be responsible for accounting A-Z, financial reporting for different entities (operative and non-operative) within the Verdane group, and providing support to internal and external customers. Responsibilities will also include implementing and maintaining routines/processes and making sure we have the best systems in place. You will be part of a high-performing team at Verdane, giving yourself the chance to excel based on teamwork, your expertise, knowledge, capacity, and motivation. Verdane is a growth company, and you will be able to shape your own role, playing an active part in future-proofing the organisation.

We believe you have

  • A track record of academic excellence. Ideally a degree in Accounting, Finance or similar
  • 3-6 years of experience in Accounting roles
  • Cross-border experience and an in-depth understanding of VAT & Tax, proportional deduction and reverse charge
  • Experience from:
  • Daily accounting, invoicing and payments
  • Developing internal processes and systems
  • Supporting management in monthly and annual budget processes, reporting and forecasting
  • Annual reporting, including financial statements
  • Administrative tasks relating to employees including salary, vacation, and travel expenses
  • Solid project management and team skills, with a hands-on and can-do mindset
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to successfully drive projects involving various internal groups and multiple levels of management
  • Fluency in a Scandinavian language and English, both written and spoken

Nice to have

  • An international outlook and experience working across markets and offices
  • Experience from finance or investment companies

Candidates will be interviewed on an ongoing basis, and we will fill the role when the right candidate is found.

For questions about the role and recruitment please contact Stina Wretling at stina.wretling@aggancio.com or +46 70 258 18 43.

Verdane is committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive working environment and we are actively looking for qualified candidates irrespective of race, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, national origin, disability, or age.


Please go to https://aggancio.thriveapp.ly/job/26 to make your application

About Verdane

Verdane is a specialist growth equity investment firm that partners with sustainable, tech-enabled Northern European businesses to help them reach the next stage of international growth. Verdane can invest as a minority or majority investor, either in single companies or through portfolios of companies and looks to deploy behind three core themes; the Digital Consumer, Software Everywhere, and Sustainable Society. Verdane funds hold more than €3bn in total commitments and have made over 135 investments in fast-growing businesses since 2003. Verdane’s team of over 90 investment professionals and operating experts, based out of Berlin, Copenhagen, Helsinki, London, Oslo, and Stockholm, is dedicated to being the preferred growth partner to sustainable, tech-enabled businesses in Northern Europe.