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Tallinn, Estoniaย ยท Vilnius, Lithuaniaย ยท Helsinki, Finland


Role Background

As Wolt continues to expand, so does our team. Weโ€™re now looking to bolster our ranks with a Senior Technical Accountant in a Group accounting team. We are seeking a highly skilled professional to join our finance team and take on the responsibility for non-revenue related technical accounting matters, with a specific focus on lease accounting and the implementation and maintenance of accounting in LeaseCals.. The environment is complex and challenging, but you will enjoy the thrill of nurturing your own thoughts and ideas into reality, while enjoying the support of our experienced professionals across various teams. 

What makes the Finance team so special is our โ€˜service firstโ€™ approach to the job - we enjoy creating strong communication loops with the wider business, so that bottlenecks are minimized and that things get done quickly and efficiently. Everybody is accountable for their own workload and takes pride in being meticulous and precise. We also enjoy learning and developing as we go - itโ€™s important that you share this approach! :)

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a group accounting team member in one of Europe's fastest growing tech companies. If you feel like the role matches your experience and you're ready for the next challenge, read on and apply - we're looking forward to meeting you!

What Youโ€™ll Be Doing

  • Serve as the subject matter expert on non-revenue related technical accounting issues, staying abreast of the latest developments and ensuring compliance with relevant accounting standards.
  • Lead the implementation and ongoing maintenance of lease accounting processes, ensuring compliance with lease accounting standards (IFRS16 and ASC 842), and managing entries in LeaseCals.
  • Prepare and review financial statements templates, ensuring accuracy and adherence to accounting principles and regulatory requirements.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of Group accounting policies and procedures, ensuring alignment with industry standards and regulatory changes.
  • Drive the implementation of new accounting standards on non-revenue related topics and updates, collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure smooth transitions and compliance.
  • Assess and strengthen internal controls related to non-revenue accounting areas, identifying and mitigating potential risks.
  • Conduct in-depth research on complex accounting issues, providing well-reasoned and practical recommendations to senior management.
  • Work closely with various departments, including finance, legal, and audit teams, to ensure a comprehensive understanding of business transactions and their accounting implications.
  • Develop roadmaps for the Technical accounting team and give the inputs to other teams roadmaps.
  • Collaborate with external auditors during the audit process, ensuring all financial information is accurate and audit-ready.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and efficiencies within the technical accounting function, driving initiatives to enhance overall effectiveness.

Our humble expectations

  • Proven experience (6+ years) in technical accounting roles, with a focus on non-revenue related topics and lease accounting.
  • Thorough understanding of IFRS and US GAAP accounting standards.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across teams.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities.
  • Willingness to learn and grow.
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written.
  • Must be eligible to work in the E.U.

Next steps

If you are creative, like moving fast, and thrive in a dynamic environment where you get to be proactive and figure out what to do (rather than wait to be told) โ€“ then apply today. 

What youโ€™ll get by joining us

  • Opportunity to be part of building something exceptional, in an international environment
  • Lots of learning and growth in a globally scaling tech company
  • Competitive salary + long term incentive plan available

If you have any further questions about the position, you can turn to:
Roman Jagela, Talent Acquisition Partner - roman.jagela@external.wolt.com 

Please note that we do not accept applications sent by mail. You should submit your application through our careers website!

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