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Porsgrunn, NO

Job Function:  Finance
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  2271

Team Lead Operetional Shared Services Scandinavia

About the Unit


The OSS Scandinavia team consists currently of abt 20 professionals working in the area of accounting and reporting.  The unit is in charge of 40 entities covering mainly the Scandinavian business.  The team uses  SAP as the  ERP system and  HFM for the financial corporate reporting. The team embodies  high competence within SAP, tax and accounting. . The OSS Scandinavia team is located in Porsgrunn, Norway.  

The position is located in Porsgrunn, reporting to Head of OSS Europe based in Sluiskil, Netherlands. 



  • People – and Change Management 
  • Drive continued improvement in close cooperation with clients and process experts
  • Develop competence for the future 
  • Ensure compliant financial reporting 
  • Actively participate in the daily operations of the entities under the responsibility of OSS Scandinavia
  • Be the key point of contact for external audit of the Norwegian entities
  • Ensure  updated documentation including desk top procedures and Service Level Agreements 
  • Ensure adherence to Yara’s ICFR framework




  • University degree (MBA, Chartered accountant or comparable)
  • Proven leadership competences
  • Min. 5 years accounting experience with good knowledge of accounting practices, IFRS and ICFR
  • Proficient Excel skills and experience with SAP, HFM and Business Objects is an advantage
  • Curious, proactive, and solutions-orientated
  • Continuous improvement attitude 
  • High interpersonal and communication skills
  • Interest and ability to work in a fast changing multi-cultural environment.  
  • Fluent English and Norwegian is required
Additional Information
Contact details

Anne Grethe Dalane, VP, Shared Services Finance, Mobile: +47 911 86 647

Diana Wasilewska, Recruiter, Mobile: 91550877




Apply no later than


December 2nd 2019

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