Job opening: Accounting Manager

During 2024, we will implement a new ERP system that will shape our future. As the accounting manager, you will play a crucial role by actively participating in this digital transformation. It is, therefore, advantageous to have corresponding experience and that you otherwise have the ability and interest to embark on such a digital journey.

We at R.STAHL Tranberg AS are now looking for a detail-oriented leader who thrives on working strategically and operationally. The role interacts with several departments internally and externally; solid collaboration skills and communication abilities will be emphasized. With an overarching responsibility to understand the company’s financial situation, the accounting manager is expected to prepare the basis and analyses for the parent company, the management team, and the department heads. Therefore, it is emphasized that you are motivated by being closely involved, proficient with systems, thinking innovatively, and interested in understanding/improving the workflow from A to Z.

With customers from all over the world, no two days will be the same with us. You will work in an environment with knowledgeable colleagues where learning, change, and digital direction will shape the days ahead. We would love to hear from you if you want to be part of this digital journey towards more automated and digitalized solutions.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare annual accounts, monthly reporting from A to Z
  • Analyze and prepare income statements and balance sheets along with variance analyses
  • Budgeting and forecasting, liquidity planning
  • Provide financial analysis for performance management and decision support, prepare relevant business cases for the management
  • Prepare and review monthly reporting to ensure compliance (actual figures, forecasts, and plans)
  • Financial planning and monitoring
  • Perform reconciliations for relevant accounts on the balance sheet
  • Leadership and development of internal controls, routines, procedures, and best practices
  • Year-end reporting to the group and authorities
  • Early reporting to the parent company and authorities
  • Be the point of contact for external auditors
  • Ensure compliance with laws and regulations
  • Treasury management / control and maintenance of cash pool arrangements
  • Be an active contributor to the implementation of new ERP and new digital tools

Desirable Skills and Knowledge:

  • Master’s degree or other relevant education in finance, accounting, economics
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience
  • Advantageous to have experience working in an international company
  • Solid experience with ERP systems such as SAP is an advantage
  • Fluent in Norwegian and English, written and spoken

Personal Qualities:

  • Good leadership qualities
  • Solid business and numerical understanding and general curiosity
  • Interest in digitalization
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Systematic and structured approach to problem-solving
  • Team player who promotes collaboration across the organization

We Offer:

  • An interdisciplinary and pleasant work environment
  • Short path to management and a place in the management team
  • Opportunities to develop skills, and influence the workplace
  • Global orientation with local anchoring
  • Good pension and insurance schemes

About us

R. STAHL Tranberg AS is an international company specialising in lighting solutions, heating systems, and explosion-proof equipment for marine, offshore, and industrial sectors. With sophisticated solutions tailored for demanding conditions, we are the natural choice for our clients who require robust and quality-assured systems.

We develop and produce high-quality, sophisticated products and solutions from our office and production facility in Forus, Stavanger. This encompasses floodlights, searchlights, navigation systems for ships, lighting solutions for helicopter decks, and heating and frost protection solutions for the marine and energy market.