Finance Manager
/ Stockholm

I LOVE numbers and design!

We are looking for a Finance Manager who will work closely with the group CFO to take Dobermans finance function to next level. Our current group consists of two design studios in Stockholm, and New York and the startup accelerator Doberman Forward, investing in companies and people with ideas that can change things and make an impact.

At Doberman we value the balance between creating the best work of our lives, having solid finances and building an amazing place to work. Everything we do takes its starting point in that balance. That’s how we’ve been able to do what we do for two decades and that’s why we’ve been appointed the best employer in Sweden multiple times. Our turnover for 2018 was around 120 MSEK and we currently employ around 100 people. Doberman is independent and owned by the people working in the company.

You will continuously work for improved processes and systems in order to best support the operation. You will manage the finance team in Sweden, currently consisting of one Accounting Manager. You will report to the Group CFO and work closely with the management in the subsidiaries in Sweden and New York.

As Finance Manager at Doberman you will mainly be responsible of monthly reporting and analysis, budget and forecasting, follow-up and control of financial performance and actively provide financial business support and support in administrative processes to the organization.

Your responsibility includes i.e the following areas:

  • Responsible for monthly, quarterly and year-end closing for the companies within the group
  • Create quarterly group consolidation
  • Accounting principles, VAT and tax legislation and legal matters
  • Responsible for annual reports and tax returns
  • Responsible for the accounting system
  • Follow up on revenue and cost and create bridges from estimates/forecasts/budgets vs actuals/estimates
  • Create quarterly forecasts and annual budgets by gathering estimates and information from managers with budget responsibility, three times a year in collaboration with the Group CFO
  • Proactively develop and optimize procedures
  • Lead the development and implementation of accounting policies, processes and systems and provide complete, accurate and timely financial information and records
  • Ensure the development and implementation of accounting policies and group financial and internal control guidelines
  • Team lead for the accounting unit
  • Responsible for company administration including contact with auditors, banks, tax authorities, insurance companies

To be a suitable candidate for this position we believe you have a university degree in finance or business administration. You have several years’ experience in the field of financial accounting and experience of group consolidation is a plus.

The successful candidate will strive for continuous improvements and be able to be proactive and provide solutions which benefit both the department and organization.

As a person you are engaged and driven, you are thorough, flexible and committed to deliver on time with high quality.

Your English is good both oral and written.