American Express Careers
Financial Analyst / Junior Controller
The position is part of the Nordic Accounting & Reporting Controllership team and will be reporting to the Controller Nordics. The A&R Controllership team is responsible for the financial integrity, statutory reporting, US GAAP filings, Board support, and legal entity governance for American Express entities in the Nordic region.
This is a temporary postion for period 20 August 2018 to 31 December 2019.
Primary Responsibilities of our Financial Analyst:
Review of month end accounting entries and balances ensuring compliance to relevant internal policy and US GAAP accounting rules. Escalation of unusual transactions and variances
- Research and provide support for resolution of issues and queries
- Preparation of Financial statements
- Tax and Statistical reporting
Month End analysis of P/L and balance sheet, explanation of fluctuations
- Accounting advise to the business, support business initiatives
- Bank access administration for assigned legal entities
Qualified Accountant, BA graduate or similar
At least 2-3 years experience of accounting
Good understanding of local GAAP, understanding of US GAAP is a merit
Fluent in Swedish and English, both written and verbally
Change and project management experience
Experience Oracle is a merit
Good knowledge in Excel and Office applications
Analytical, results driven, agile and ability to perform multiple tasks
You will be given continuous coaching and feedback in your work, to get the best chances to succeed in your role. You will be developing into a professional role as well as personally grow in our international and exciting Company.
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time