Amer Sports (www.amersports.com) is a sporting goods company with internationally recognised brands including Salomon, Wilson, Atomic, Arc’teryx, Mavic, Suunto, Peak Performance and Precor. The company’s technically-advanced sports equipment, footwear and apparel improve performance and increase the enjoyment of sports and outdoor activities. The Group’s business is balanced by its broad portfolio of sports and products and a presence in all major markets. Amer Sports shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki stock exchange (AMEAS).

POSITION TITLE: Financial Accountant – North Territory
LOCATION: Frimley, Surrey

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
As Financial Accountant – North Territory you will be responsible for financial accounting and administration for Amer Sports Companies in the UK, Netherlands and Nordic countries.
  • Managing Accounts Payable, Fixed Asset and General Ledger functions performed by shared service centre (AFSS).
  • Controlling and checking monthly accounts closing process.
  • Maintaining GL account reconciliations.
  • Monitoring, developing and improving AFSS processes.
  • Assisting with statutory requirements for accounting, tax, payroll, environmental and other local regulations.
  • Being an active member of North Territory Financial Controlling team.
YOUR PROFILE:
  • Accounting experience or qualification or part qualified (CIMA, ACA or ACCA)
  • Experience of working in finance function in an international environment
  • Experience within an international matrix organization
  • High level of system and IT skills (SAP, Hyperion, BI, MS Office)
  • Nordic or Dutch language skills would be valuable
  • Self-motivated, proactive attitude and strong team player
  • Willingness to travel occasionally
REQUIRED COMPETENCIES:
  • Planning and organising
  • Communicating and influencing
  • Entrepreneurial and commercial thinking
  • Customer focused
  • Teamwork
WHAT WE CAN DO FOR YOU:
  • An interesting role in a challenging industry
  • Career progression opportunities
  • The opportunity for independent and self-reliant work
  • A friendly and vibrant working environment in a dynamic and international team

Please submit your application online.

When making the application please state your salary expectation related to this role.

In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE. 

Amer Sports UK Ltd aims to be an equal opportunity employer and to provide equality and fairness for all in our employment. We oppose all forms of unlawful and unfair discrimination. Entry into the Amer Sports UK Ltd business and progression within it, will be determined solely by personal merit, and the application of criteria which are related to the effective performance of the job and the needs of the business. All employees, whether part-time, full-time or temporary will be treated fairly and with respect. Selection for employment, promotion, training or any other benefit will be on the basis of aptitude and ability. All employees will be helped and encouraged to develop their full potential and the talents and resources of the workforce will be fully utilised to maximise the efficiency of the organisation.