Economist with responsibility for accounting and budget
Luleå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Accounting economist
Work model On location
Application due date 24 June 2024
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Luleå University of Technology is in strong growth with world-leading competence in several research areas. We shape the future through innovative education and ground-breaking research results, and starting from the Arctic region, we create global social benefit. Our scientific and artistic research and education are conducted in close collaboration with international, national and regional companies, public actors and leading universities. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.9 billion per year. We currently have 1,840 employees and 17,670 students. In the coming years, multi-billion sums will be invested in Norrbotten and Västerbotten in large projects aimed at a more sustainable society nationally as well as globally. Luleå University of Technology is involved in several of these highly topical research projects and the social transformation that follows. We have a wide range of training to match the skills that are in demand. We hope you will help us build the sustainable companies and communities of the future. About the work Within operational support, at the department of technical science and mathematics, we are 27 employees who work as economists, department and education administrators. We are a service function that works closely with the business, we support both employees and students. For us, it is important to have a sense of service and a pleasant treatment. We mostly communicate in Swedish but also some in English. You will also be part of the university's network with other economists to jointly develop and maintain common routines and working methods. The work consists of project-related budgeting, follow-up and financial statements, but also includes work with applications and reports of exciting research projects. You get varied and developing work with many contacts in your everyday life. As an economist, you assist researchers and project managers with calculations in connection with research applications and reporting and closing of research projects. Funding of research at universities and colleges is highly competitive and with many different requirements from the financiers. You present the research subject/the project's finances in various contexts, assist with decision-making materials, communicate with financiers and other stakeholders. You will be part of our administrative team at the institution. Qualifications For the position, an economics degree at university level is required, preferably with a focus on accounting. You must have a good ability to express yourself verbally and in writing in both Swedish and English. If you have worked in accounting for a few years and/or have experience in project accounting, it is an asset. Good knowledge of Excel is an advantage. We attach great importance to your personal qualities, which are characterized by good cooperation skills, a structured way of working and a great sense of service. You have good analytical skills, can work independently and you are comfortable presenting financial data in an easy-to-understand way. Scope and location We are now looking for an economist based in Luleå for permanent full-time employment. You have the opportunity to work remotely up to 40%. Probationary employment may be applied. Access by appointment. More information For questions about the position, please contact: Anna-Lena Kero, head of unit at the Department of Economics, Technology, Art and Society, 0920-49 13576, Union representatives: SACO-S Kjell Johansson 0920-49 1529 OFR-S Marika Vesterberg, 0920-49 1721 Application We prefer that you apply for the position via the application button below, where you attach a personal letter as well as a CV/résumé and degree certificate. Please mark your application with the reference number below. Application deadline: 24 June 2024 Reference number: 2540–2024  
About the employer
Luleå University of Technology experiences rapid growth with world-leading expertise within several research domains. Our research is carried out in close collaboration with companies such as Bosch, Ericsson, Scania, LKAB, SKF as well as with leading international universities and national and regional actors. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.9 billion per year. We currently have 1,815 employees and 19,155 students.