intertek is looking for an accounting manager to join our team in kalundborg

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Role description

As Accounting Manager Denmark you will have to secure the day to day Accounting for the businesses in Denmark (Caleb Brett and Business Assurance) and helping develop process improvements. You will work in a full time role in our office in Kalundborg and report to the Finance Director North Europe.
While the points noted below form the core of the role, we expect the ideal candidate to be flexible and supportive of the business needs as they evolve as such this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of duties and may be amended by the Company at any time.

Candidate Profile

• Minimum 5 years of experience within finance and accounting
• Relevant educational background fx. HD, HA or Cand. Merc.
• Good English language, oral and written
• Good skills for Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Key Responsibilities

• Processing of primary documents as per internal split decided at Finance Department level: bank statements, cash statements, payables, receivables, expense claims
• Preparing the monthly notes: prepaid costs, accruals, consumables
• Preparing the monthly statements
• Preparing of annual, periodical or half year statements, including statutory statements
• Calculation of profit tax
• Preparing of various monthly statements asked by Group Reporting Policy
• Supporting in preparation of Specific Import File used for Monthly Report for the Group
• Relation with Fiscal Authorities to solve various problems which might appear in the day-to-day activity
• Preparation of various statements asked by current activity or by Operational Managers regarding the current activity
• Supervising a small team of accountants
• Assessing and identifying process / control weaknesses or inefficiencies and helping develop process improvements

Key Skills required

• Communication: ability to think through the numbers and communicate effectively the interpretation of key issues in a clear and concise manner
• Accountability: leads with a strong sense of resilience, focus, accountability with a high degree of ownership, ability to work independently, autonomously and who can get things done. Knows how to navigate to achieve difficult and complex problems with a deep execution focus
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to diagnose underlying root causes and design and implement innovative, fit-for-purpose and outcome focussed and data-driven solutions
• Solution focussed: must have the ability to work with ambiguity, to see a clear path forward in difficult situations and maintain positive solution focused outlook which is progressive to ensuring success
• Matrix management - working with teams to achieve success with ability to communicate well with other disciplines and create a good working relationship with other technical and operational staff
• Strong communications skills – is clear, concise, influential, considered, measured and appropriate in communication with gravitas and impact in a way which reflects adapting style to suit audiences
• Operate with precision, pace and passion - ability to focus on detail as well as looking at the bigger picture and to focus on track 1 (short term) and track 2 (long term) to ensure delivery and momentum is achieved. Ability to operate at hands on level as well as connect with and drive the strategic agenda
• Completer-finisher: able to handle multiple streams of work with the ability to start, complete and evaluate the impact at the end of each piece of work.
• Stakeholder management: understands and applies the value of deep and wide communication to keep all parties aligned, making progress and in agreement to the direction we are moving in
• Alignment to Intertek Energies: Inspirational Energy (Creating an aspirational vision and the plan to deliver it), Pioneering Energy (Harnessing our entrepreneurial spirit to exceed customer expectations), Emotional Energy (Inspiring others through my own behaviour), Engaging Energy (Winning the hearts and minds of all our stakeholders), Winning Energy (Consistently outperforming all competitors big and small), Right Energy (Integrity without compromise. Everyday. Everywhere)

Key Relationships

• Finance Director NEU
• MD Business Assurance Denmark
• Other finance team members from NEU
• Corporate Finance team in the UK

About Intertek

Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 42,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.
Our Purpose: Bring quality and safety to life.
Our Mission: To exceed our customers’ expectations with innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification services for their operations and supply chain.
Our Vision: To be the world’s most trusted partner for Quality Assurance.
Our Values: We are a global family that values diversity. We always do the right thing. With precision, pace and passion.

Contact and application

Randstad is conducting the search and selection of candidates on behalf of Intertek. Please send us your application, your CV and other relevant documents by following the link below. Deadline is 25 june 2018. We read the applications and invite to interviews continually. Therefore, we will recommend you to apply as soon as possible. Do not hesitate to contact Chief Consultant Rasmus Heiberg at +45 20 35 37 43, if you have specific questions about the position. You can read more about Intertek at