Senior Accountant Nordics to Tech Data

Tech Data
den 13 mars 2018
den 12 april 2018
Julia Minges

Gazella is now recruiting a Senior Accountant Nordics to Tech Data, one of the world’s largest distributors of IT-products and services. Tech Data is ranked as one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” and offers a supporting organization with great leaders and a positive culture. As a Senior Accountant Nordics, you support production of timely and accurate financial statements and is included in a well-functioning finance department with committed colleagues. For this role, we are seeking a person who can demonstrate a thorough knowledge of accounting principles and practices including extensive internal control requirements (SOX), as well as has the ability to understand, research and resolve complex accounting issues.

We interview candidates continuously and therefore ask you to send in your CV today. Applicants must have permission to work in Sweden.

Your challenge

  • Support production of timely and accurate financial reporting
  • Take responsibility in the month end closing process to ensure accurate reporting
  • Be fully responsible for SOX and external audit, including coordination
  • Ensure the integrity and correctness of certain balance sheet accounts
  • Evaluate processes and procedures to identify opportunities for reducing risk and improving controls
  • Develop and implement new ideas for strengthening internal controls and reducing risks within the organization

Your Background
You have an academic degree within economics or finance and between 5-10 years of accounting experience, either from a position within a finance department, accounting office or from auditing. You are comfortable with the entire accounting process, preferably with previous experience from working in a big and international organization. Strong accounting skills within USGAAP and IFRS are meritorious, as well as experience from SOX and SAP. You are an experienced user of Excel and have professional proficiency in Swedish and English.

Personal Qualities
We are looking for an good team player with strong analytical ability and a can-do attitude towards professional challenges. As a person, you are careful, self-propelled and initiative taking. You are communicative and appreciate working team-oriented.

Tech Data Sweden
Tech Data is one of the world's largest distributors of IT products, services and solutions from the market's leading suppliers. The company is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® list in the United States and is one of the top rated companies in the world. Tech Data is the leading IT distributor on the Nordic market with headquarters in Spånga, north of Stockholm. Furthermore, Tech Data also has local offices in Denmark, Norway and Finland. With unique expertise, high availability, efficient logistics and demanded services, we help our retailers to sell and market IT products and solutions to companies, organizations, government and private consumers in a cost-effective way on daily basis. For more information, visit

Gazella provides a wide range of services within recruitment and interim. Gazella offers a fast, flexible and accurate interim and recruitment service. Through our aspiration to continuously improve the offered service to both candidates and clients, we strive to develop the industry.

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