Do you aspire to become Concept Specialist, Internal Trade, in a global accounting team? Valmet Global Financial Operations is expanding in EMEA area, hand in hand with the new ERP, and is looking for enthusiastic and energetic professionals to work in a team performing best in class end-to-end financial processes.
Are you the one to join our journey?
Valmet Global Financial Operations is looking for experienced financial professionals who have ability to perform in a global listed company environment. You are positive, persistent and have analytical and problem-solving skills. You are eager to drive change and identify development needs.
Valmet Global Financial Operations is a center of excellence with 100+ great colleagues around the world. We are owners of Valmet’s operative accounting and invest heavily on process harmonization and software automation. We are ambitious and passionate in developing our processes and team competences.
GFO Internal Trade team is responsible for correct and timely Internal trade processes, manages all accounting activities from system master data to reporting, drive issue resolution and provide expertise in accounting matters. This position gives you possibility to get a wide view of international company’s processes.
In this role as Concept Specialist, Internal Trade, you are responsible for
Assisting and supporting concept owners in Leap Forward ERP -program in developing processes and tools, testing the system functionalities and being an active member of Leap Forward project team.
Supports LEAP Finance concept owners in process and solution development, testing, training and cutover to ensure that the functionality can be rolled out in a systematic manner.
Represents GFO in SME & Business reference groups of Finance Internal Trade Product teams.
Participates in requirement backlog documentation, prioritization, Increment planning and Increment sprints supporting concept owner in agile development.
Responsible for test case and test data preparation and test scripts.
Responsible for testing of developed new functionalities/ changes and verifying solution against requirements.
Responsible for updating cutover task list for new /changed features.
Training key users and other Valmet employees, providing instructions and creating training material.
Who is the professional we are looking for?
Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting and/or a recognized accounting qualification
Deep expertise and knowledge of accounting principles, standards and tax knowledge in own concept area
IT system knowledge and expertise on dedicated finance systems. Knowledge of LN Technology is an advantage.
Previous working experience within financial accounting and reporting and development projects
Understanding of Valmet business model and way of working is an advantage.
Self-motivated drive to fulfill requirements and meet timelines and ability to roll up sleeves when working across teams and functions to influence action
Excellent communication skills with ability to deliver complex messages in an effective way
Fluent in written and spoken English, competence in other languages is an advantage
Ability to work well under pressure, identify critical topics and keep others positive and motivated
Your location can be in Tampere, Jyväskylä or Järvenpää, Finland.
Did we catch your interest? Join our team and please send your application via the link provided as soon as possible but no later than August 21st, 2022. Applications will be handled upon receipt and potential candidates contacted already during the application period.
For more information about this position, please contact Tiina Heiniö, Global Process Owner, Internal Trade, mobile +358 50 3669061 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
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