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Financial Analyst/Redovisningsekonom

Stockholm, Sweden

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Job Description

The position is part of the Nordic Controllership team. The team consists of 6 members and you will be reporting to the Market Controller. Our core responsibilities are: statutory, regulatory and other local reporting. Month End and Year end Close and accounting advisory support to the business.

Primary Responsibilities of the Financial Analyst:

  • Analyze Month End balances and accounting entries ensuring compliance to relevant internal policy and US GAAP. Documentation and presentation of unusual transactions and Month End fluctuations

  • Preparation of Financial statements

  • Regulatory,  Statistical and other local  reporting

  • Accounting expertise advise to the business


Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.


Required skills:

  • Qualified Accountant with at least 3-5 Year experience

  • Comprehensive understanding of Swedish GAAP

  • Experience in Financial Statements preparation

  • Fluency in Swedish and English

  • Change and project management experience

  • Advanced skills in Excel and other MS-Office applications


To succeed in this role with think you as a person is, structured, analytical, solution minded, and used to work against deadlines. You Enjoy working in a global environment.  

Why American Express?

There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.


American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.


We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.


Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.


The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.

ReqID: 19005854
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Apr 1, 2019, 5:06:27 AM
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