We are now looking for a
Finance Specialist, Accounting Master Data
The Accounting Services team is an integral part of Sanoma Group Finance Control and provides accounting services to Sanoma’s Learning and Media operations. As a function we aim to provide scalable and high-quality accounting services, driving value from an end-to-end perspective. We want to be the go-to party for all local accounting related questions.
Our Finance function is going through a significant transformation program where we are implementing new finance systems and are reshaping our finance organization.
As a result we are now building an entirely new accounting team with where continuous improvement is in our DNA. Sanoma’s culture is dynamic, and we are looking for driven, positive individuals who are not afraid to take ownership and make decisions independently.
In this role, you will be responsible for the Vendor, General Ledger, and Intercompany master data, including management of queries and escalations resolution related master data. Additionally, you will take ownership of the Accounting Services ticketing reporting being responsible for the integrity of the ticketing KPIs, its evaluation, and related actions to ensure the process bottlenecks and inefficiencies are dealt with accordingly to meet or exceed the performance agreements.
You will work closely with the Procurement department, Finance Functions, and other Business stakeholders as a subject-matter expert for the Accounting services Master data and ticketing tools Key user. As part of the process excellence team, you will support the continuous improvements initiatives and ways of working update within Accounting services.
To succeed in this role, we are looking for the following qualifications:
Bachelor degree or similar, preferably a major in Accounting or Finance
Previous work experience in a similar role considered an advantage
Strong communication and collaboration skills in English (Finnish, Dutch, Polish or Spanish are advantageous)
Customer driven continuous improvement mindset
An independent and proactive approach to work and good team playing skills
Digi savvy, experience with SAP or D365 systems considered a plus
As an employer, Sanoma offers a working environment where you are able and encouraged to show your best self. The working environment is result-oriented as well as flexible with a focus on collaboration. We offer you a key position with interesting and challenging tasks and excellent opportunities for professional growth. You will be part of a highly professional and experienced international team in an open and informal setting, where initiative is expected and rewarded.
Are you interested in this position? Please send your online application, including salary request and CV in English. This position will be filled as soon as the right candidate is found.
For any questions, please contact our recruitment coordinator Ilkka Suhonen (firstname.lastname@example.org)