Accounting economist
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Accounting economist
Work model On location
Application due date 25 August 2024
Are you the one?
For a lifetime of living Kiruna. One thing is certain. With us you make a difference. We are Kiruna, we usually say. We are the nursing staff who hold old mother by the hand and the teacher who makes little brother read his first words. We are the nanny who makes someone grow every day and the social worker who does what it takes to change lives. We are the personal assistant that gives freedom and the librarian that makes literature close. We are the home support staff who drive to the villages in blizzards like midnight sun to be there. We are hundreds of skills, thousands of people and generations of experience who together secure, nurture, inspire, teach, save lives, think new, move cities, stand up for each other and take care of people. With pride and care. From mountains to city. Today and tomorrow for a lifetime of living Kiruna. There is something nice about that. Do you also want to work for life, people and the future in Kiruna municipality? Do you want to create value and make a real difference for what is important? WORK DUTIES As an accounting economist, you work closely with the unit manager for accounting and have close cooperation with others within the accounting unit and the finance department. The position includes a number of different finance-related tasks such as VAT accounting, budget adjustment, statistical accounting, facility accounting and understanding and being able to develop the flow of supplier and customer invoices. The duties may develop if you are the right person and this assumes that you are always ready to take on new challenges and tasks. The duties include bookkeeping, reconciliation and ongoing investigation of balance accounts. The tasks can be redistributed over time if the business so requires. You are expected to be able to support and help the accounting group in case of absence or need. You are also expected to be able to contribute to developing accounting processes in consultation with the unit manager for accounting. Work with monthly, interim and annual accounts is a central part of the work. QUALIFICATIONS We are looking for you who have a college/university degree or other post-secondary education that is deemed equivalent and suitable by the employer. You have extensive computer experience with good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Powerpoint and Word). You are used to working independently but enjoy working together with others. You look for solutions, are analytical, creative, outgoing, flexible and proactive. Great emphasis will be placed on personal qualities such as cooperation and teaching ability. It is important that you have a good relationship with customers and employees. Experience working in a politician-controlled organization is advantageous. Experience working with limited companies is also a plus. Experience and knowledge of Agresso or another business system is advantageous. OTHER To work with us, you must share Kiruna Municipality's shared value base where respect, responsibility and cooperation are the watchwords. We offer a pleasant working environment and stimulating tasks and that you as an employee get a good balance between work and leisure. We have many different benefits where you as an employee can train free of charge at various training facilities up to SEK 5,000/year, we have cabins in the mountains that you can rent, we offer the opportunity to exchange wages for days off. We strive for equal gender distribution and see diversity as a strength, we welcome employees with different backgrounds and work to ensure that our workplaces are accessible to everyone. Kiruna Municipality sees full-time as a right, part-time as an opportunity. It is advantageous if you have knowledge of Finnish, Sami and/or Meänkieli, as the municipality of Kiruna is an administrative area for these languages. The municipality of Kiruna has made media for this recruitment and therefore prohibits us from contacting advertising sellers or other sellers of recruitment services.