Economist for the finance function within the iron ore business area
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Financial assistant
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Job Posting End Date / last application date:

2024-05-26

We are looking for an experienced Accounting Economist for the finance function within the iron ore business area

Are you a team player and want to be part of optimizing processes in our new business systems? Do you want to become part of our group of dedicated employees? Then you can be the one we are looking for!

The most important job of the future

We want to lead the transformation of our industry towards a sustainable future. And in the same way that we want to change the world, we want to develop everyone who is with us on the journey, personally and professionally. Do you want to help shape the future of the world's mining and mineral industry?

Your role

You will be part of the section for Accounting and transaction management, which has its main operations in Kiruna. The business is responsible for maintaining an efficient function for financial statements, transaction management and other accounting services within LKAB. During the year, we implemented a new business system with the aim of streamlining processes.

The position involves varied work within accounting and closing accounts. You can have areas in which you are immersed, but it also includes being able to support each other and be a back-up within the section. An important part of the assignment is to guide and support the business internally regarding accounting issues.

  • Monthly accounts and annual accounts

  • Reconciliations & Accruals

  • Reporting & Analyses

  • Current accounting

You will participate in the development of and investigations within the business. The work takes place in close collaboration with others within the finance function and other parts of the business. You will also have the opportunity for training and development in finance and accounting.

You have this with you

You have financial education at university level or long experience and competence in the field. We see that you have a few years of experience in accounting work and preferably used to working in larger financial systems. A driving force for you is to work with continuous improvements. The main IT supports you will work in are IFS and Power BI. If you have experience with IFS or a generally in-depth IT competence, it is advantageous but not a requirement.

As a person, you are meticulous, structured, responsible and have a genuine interest in development in accounting. To thrive in the role, you are self-motivated, driven, communicative and have good collaboration skills. Good knowledge of Swedish and English, both spoken and written. Good knowledge of Excel. It is also important that you are flexible, stress-resistant for short periods and share your own as well as others' knowledge.

For our work group, it is important to have an inclusive climate where everyone feels welcome, and we therefore look forward to the new thoughts, ideas and approaches that you bring with you. Just like LKAB in general, we strive for diversity and an even gender distribution within the section.

This is what you get

  • Motivation program that rewards success

  • Health care and study support as well as access to art association, leisure association, mountain cabins and family activities

  • Enhanced parental allowance of up to 90 percent of your regular salary for up to six months (after employment for one year)

  • Help and support in case of illness or in matters of work environment, health, wellness and rehabilitation

  • Protective and terminal glasses and compensation for dental care

  • Possibility to apply for scholarships during studies for both you and your children

  • Possibility to join our pension and insurance program with favorable rates

Other information

Start: according to agreement. Location: Kiruna, Gällivare, Luleå. Scope: Full-time, daytime

For more information about the service, contact Sara Esberg, phone: 0980-687 69 email: sara.esberg@lkab.com

Union contacts Kiruna/Svappavaara: Unionen Norra - Sakari Alanko, 0980-72508. Akademikerföreningen Kiruna/Svappavaara – Björn Åström, 0980-72903. Leaders Kiruna/Svappavaara - Ingegerd Kyrö, 0980-71050

Union contacts Gällivare/Luleå: Unionen Södra: Katarina Paganus 097076298. SACO club Södra: Annika Taavoniku 0970-79532Ledarna Södra: Annica Kaati 0970-76765

Welcome in with CV and cover letter by Sunday 26/5 at the latest. Do not wait with your application, selection can take place continuously.

About LKAB

LKAB is an international mining and minerals group with northern Sweden as its base and the whole world as its workplace. We lead the way towards carbon-free production and we do it together - in an open, warm and safe work environment with technology and development in focus. We welcome challenges, innovative ideas and initiatives, always with equality and diversity in focus.

 

Do you work at LKAB today but are interested in a new role?

Then we would like you to submit your application via our internal career page. Log in to your Workday account and go to "Jobs Hub", where you can search for all available jobs and send your application.

 

Prior to recruitment, LKAB has considered recruitment channels and marketing. We kindly but firmly decline all contact from media marketers, recruitment sites and the like.

Why you should work with us!

We are leading the transformation of our industry towards a sustainable future. Our co-workers, a new world standard for mining, sponge iron and critical minerals will be key as we make our production carbon-free by 2045.

Global greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced significantly and within a short period of time. Tackling the climate problem will require a transformation – a significant challenge as global energy consumption is heavily linked to fossil fuels. It requires systemic changes that will take time and require a high degree of collaboration between industry and policy makers.

Based on our vision and mission, the strategy for LKAB charts the way forward towards zero carbon dioxide emissions from our own processes and products by 2045. It also secures our long-term competitiveness.

Application due date 2024-05-27
About the employer
Global greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced significantly and within a short period of time. Tackling the climate problem will require a transformation – a significant challenge as global energy consumption is heavily linked to fossil fuels. It requires systemic changes that will take time and require a high degree of collaboration between industry and policy makers.
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