Senior Financial Analyst

Job Description


Join Eaton and help us provide energy-efficient solutions that have a real impact on the environment. We make what matters work. Find out more on https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baa_aiJ4L7E


 


Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?


As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will manage large aspects of the financial and accounting operation and activities of the Electrical Sales Organization in Sweden.


The position reports to Nordic Zone Controller and works closely with the finance team based in Espoo, Finland and shared corporate centers including Budapest and Pune.


Your key deliverables:


  • Provides the finance and accounting functions of Sweden Sales

  • Manages financial reporting, planning, analysis, internal controls, and balance sheets’ review processes

  • Works closely with finance colleagues across the Nordic Zone (countries including Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland) and in particular the finance team based in Espoo, Finland who provides a local shared service support for the Zone

  • Works closely and cooperatively with Eaton Shared Service Centers, specifically those based in Budapest and Pune, India

  • Provides financial direction and support through a functional reporting organization, including the business unit leadership team, local management, and functional finance organization

  • Oversees and ensures robust internal control processes, including Sarbanes-Oxley compliance requirements as designed by Eaton

  • Analyzes significant variances in our working capital and operating results to ensure the accuracy of our financial reporting and initiates corrective actions as required

  • Assists improvements in processes when applicable through the implementation of new technology and/or improved procedures

  • Analyzes operating requirements for the business in view of projected market, business and economic trends

  • Oversights of the timely completion of the statutory accounts and income tax returns for all Swedish legal entities, and liaises with the auditors and external advisors as well as the Eaton indirect and direct tax CoE

  • Fosters an environment that promotes Eaton’s goals, philosophies, and encourages continuous improvement

  • Strong business understanding to support local sales organization in areas like purchasing, order management, business process flows, be a sparing partner for local management


Qualifications


What are we looking for?


 


Required:


  • Strong financial expertise, including US GAAP

  • Strong knowledge in Swedish local statutory accounting rules

  • Professional qualification(s) in Finance / Accounting

  • Minimum 3 years of experience

  • Knowledge in accounting systems

  • Fluent in Swedish and English

  • Strong and effective interpersonal skills; Able to communicate complex topics in an effective and concise manner

  • Willingness to travel (although limited, between the various Eaton Electrical Country locations, especially within the Nordic Zone)

  • Project Management skills

  • Customer Oriented Mentality

  • Good ERP skills (preferably Oracle or SAP)

  • Good data analysis skills with attention to detail

  • Experience in working in a matrix organisation with both direct and functional lines of reporting


 


We would like to hear about you!


 


What Eaton offers:


  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics are really important for us
  • Eaton Business System offering various tools for management and people development
  • Culture & Values - at Eaton, our values and culture define who we are
  • Inclusion & Diversity - openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully
  • Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen 

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We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Sales EMEA

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No