Financial Assistant fluent in German to Sandvik i Stockholm

Stockholm, Stockholms län
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Maria Hydén
Working with finance is all about achieving the business objectives by offering efficient, reliable and proactive financial support and analysis to our key stakeholders. We identify ourselves as true business partners, contributing with our expertise in analyzing facts and details and communicating the results in the most informative manner.

Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) EMEA AB is the invoicing company of Sandvik Materials Technology within sales area EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). We support the sales organization in the daily work by continually developing and striving towards best practices in the financial area and back office functions.

Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) EMEA AB is currently in an exciting phase with many opportunities and challenges. We therefore need to recruit an analytical and service-minded Accounts Receivable Assistant to join our team in Kista, Stockholm. We offer you a position in our organization with an exciting opportunity to work with global contacts, building an extensive network and, together with the team, develop your skills for a further career within finance.

Job Summary
As an AR Assistant you are responsible for processing accounts and incoming payments in compliance with our financial policies and procedures and you perform day-to-day financial transactions, including verifying, classifying, computing, posting and recording accounts receivables data. Solving issues raised by our customers to maintain customer satisfaction and avoid delays is an important part of your mission, and you ensure that all payments are accounted for and properly posted. Additionally, you generate financial statements and reports of our accounts receivable status, perform reconciliations and you proactively work to identify potential problems in individual customer accounts, anticipating where problems are likely to occur and notifying our credit controllers. You will be responsible for our customers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Recruiting Company: Sandvik Materials Technology EMEA AB

Location: Stockholm, Kista

Your profile
We are looking for someone with education in finance or business administration or with experience from a similar position. It is an advantage if you have experience from working in a larger company structure and an international environment with stakeholders spread globally across cultural borders. Previous experience from credit control, trade finance or accounts receivable/payable is also considered advantageous. You are a skilled user of the Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel, and knowledge of SAP or other financial systems is highly valuable.

As you will communicate and work with our Sales Units and customers in the German speaking part of Europe we expect you to be fluent in German in both speaking and writing. In addition, as we operate in a global environment, we expect you to have great English skills.

We are sincerely interested in, and value your personality. You have an organized and analytical mind, pay close attention to details and have a natural talent for operating in a fast-paced environment. You are often perceived as someone working with continuous improvements and you thrive on taking on and solving challenges, both big and small. Excellent teamwork is very important to you, and you take an active part in enhancing the team spirit and bringing passion into your daily assignments. As we are working and acting as a service provider to internal and external stakeholders, you are very service minded and you also use your great communication skills to build and maintain strong relationships, always keeping the customer and business in mind.

We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Please submit your application as soon as possible, but no later than May 1th, as the selection and interviews are ongoing. The positions may be filled before the deadline. Apply via For questions please contact Recruitment consultant Maria Hydén, 0703-58 61 68.

Company description
Sandvik Materials Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a world-leading manufacturer of advanced stainless steels and special alloys for the most demanding industries. The offering covers a large variety of product forms, such as tube, pipe, wire, strip and metal powder as well as products for industrial heating. Operations are divided into three product areas; Tube, Primary Products and Strip, Wire and Heating Technology.