Gateretail is a world Leading airline retailer with extensive knowledge and experience in Food and Beverage and Travel Retail.
We have a global customer portfolio covering 4 continents, serving more than 20 airline customers, over 1000 aircraft and more than 290 million passengers a year.
We innovate and deliver profitable retail programs that meet the needs of the airline and exceed passengers’ expectations. Our Retail Centres of Excellence are located in Luton, Bedfordshire, UK and Kista, Sweden.
We are now searching for an Accounting Manager to Gate Retail. This is a key position within the organizations finance department, acting as a link between the Swedish subsidiary and Gate retail globally. Hence it includes as much focus on local management, leadership, processes, accounting quality etc. as contact with and reporting to various functions in GateGroup. The position is responsible the accounting function with five direct reports, divided between Sweden and SSC in Serbia,
We are searching for a candidate with a degree in finance, accounting or business administration and several years of relevant experience working as accounting manager in an international environment. Gate retail’s business and organization demands for both a hands-on approach as well as a capacity to handle change and lead a local team in an international organization. As this role has a various point of contacts within the organization it demands for a candidate with strong communication skills. Moreover, you have a good feel for details and likes to work in an environment where you have control of both the smaller details as well as the bigger picture. The position is placed in the local head office in Kista and reports to the Finance Manager based in Luton, UK.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
- Responsible for the development of the accounting department
- Responsible for month-end closing and balance sheet reconciliation
- Responsible for ensuring accuracy of financial data within P&L and BS
- Responsible for reporting monthly results to Group Finance
- Responsible for year-end closing, IFRS and local statutory audit, annual report and tax filing
- Continuous improvements of accounting processes and routines
- Contact person for external counterparties (Tax authorities, auditors)
We are doing continuous evaluation and would like your application as soon as possible. In this recruitment process Gate Retail is collaborating with Future Value. For further questions, please contact recruitment consultant Gustav Emthén, email@example.com.