Granite Services Accountant II in Norrköping, Sweden

Requisition Number 17-0450

Post Date 6/17/2017

Title Accountant II

City Norrköping

Country Sweden

Description

Granite Services International, Inc. (www.gsinc.com) helps power the world, building industries and creating solutions to some of our customers’ most complex energy problems. We are a global leader in providing field service solutions to the power generation,

oil & gas, nuclear, wind, and power & water segments.

Our reputation is built on the foundation of our core values: Integrity, EHS, Quality and Productivity. Career progression, reward and recognition are central to our culture. We develop people with classroom and on-the-job training, and through challenging

work assignments that have long-lasting impact in the world.

Granite is a wholly-owned affiliate of General Electric (NYSE: GE).

SUMMARY

The Accountant will ensure the integrity and reporting accuracy of the organization’s financial results. The Accountant will prepare financial reports and present findings and recommendations to management. The Accountant will conduct analysis and risk assessments

to estimate financial outcomes.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepare general ledger account reconciliations in accordance with GE standards

  • Perform monthly, quarterly, annual, and ad hoc financial reporting and analysis of the balance sheet

  • Post journal entries to the general ledger

  • Perform cost analysis and calculate accruals as needed

  • Review and analyze quarterly inventory and monthly accounts receivable reports

  • Prepare schedules and assist with annual audits

  • Investigate, document, and analyze workflow to generate process improvements

  • Provide support to regional finance teams relative to global accounting processes and procedures

  • Conduct financial analysis and prepare reports as needed, including regional financial and variance analysis, variances against the operating plan and estimates, and project financials

  • Conduct statutory reconciliation and reporting requirements to ensure compliance with local laws

  • Monitor cash balances and audit accounts payable payments to ensure compliance

  • Perform other duties as assignedKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong knowledge of accounting concepts, practices, and procedures

  • Strong administrative skills and familiarity with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Oracle Financials

  • Intermediate Microsoft Access and Noetix skills are preferred

  • Excellent communication and management skills

  • Possess a high level of organizational ability

  • Effective troubleshooting and problem solving skills

  • Ability to rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish daily, weekly, and monthly tasks

  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team

  • Some travel required

  • English proficiency requiredEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required

  • CPA preferred

  • Four to six years accounting or auditing experience

  • Experience with Oracle preferred

Granite Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets. For more information regarding affirmative action and equal employment opportunity, click here