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Chief Accountant

Financial Services organization provides efficient, high quality and flexible financial services that enable the Fortum businesses to concentrate on their core business and sustainable growth.

In Fortum we have adopted a Hybrid work model that provides many employees with the flexibility to work both from office and remotely. In Financial Services unit we recommend that employees work at least two days a week in the office. 

About the role

We are looking for a Chief Accountant to Accounting and Tax team in Fortum Financial Services unit in the Espoo headquarters.  

In Financial Service unit as Chief Accountant your main responsibilities are accounting and statutory reporting of the legal entities. You will also contribute towards adoption of digitalization and new ways of working on accounting. 

Your responsibilities include: 

  • General ledger & fixed assets accounting
  • Statutory reporting including financial statements, indirect and direct taxes
  • Reporting to group in compliance with group guidelines
  • Continuous and proactive collaboration with colleagues and relevant stakeholders
  • Contribution to development initiatives and process enhancement, such as digitalization/RPA, efficient utilization of reporting tools and excel

Why Fortum?

With us, you can take an active role in driving the change for a cleaner world. To reach our goals, we embrace a culture of openness. With mutual trust, believing in people, and taking care of everyone's wellbeing, can we reach even better results. Flexibility is the new normal and we apply hybrid way of working wherever possible.

For you, working at Fortum means exciting opportunities to develop your expertise and create a unique career path. We will support you on this journey. We believe diversity and inclusion inspire all of us to innovate and grow together. Therefore, we are committed to building teams where everyone feels included and is treated equally. 

What we are looking for

We expect you to have basic accounting and tax competencies and enthusiasm for continuous development. As a person you are open-minded for taking new challenges and willing to learn by doing.

Ideally you would have:

  • Equivalent degree in Business/Accounting e.g Tradenomi / KTM
  • Knowledge of Finnish accounting standards and tax regulations.
  • Good understanding of the accounting processes and strong analytical skills
  • Experience in common finance applications, including MS Office tools
  • Good communication and language skills in Finnish and English
  • Development-orientated and positive can-do attitude as well as good co-operation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, with flexibility in working hours


Please submit your CV and application (incl. your salary expectation) by 17.1.2022 at the latest. If you would like to hear more about the position, please contact Accounting and Tax Team Leader Miira Kavonius, +358 40 831 5578 or through e-mail


At Fortum we drive change where it matters. We are a European energy company providing our customers with electricity, gas, heating and cooling as well as smart solutions to improve resource efficiency. Together with our subsidiary Uniper, we are the third largest producer of CO2-free electricity in Europe. With around 20,000 professionals and activities in more than 40 countries, we have the competence and resources to grow and to drive the energy transition forward. We strive to make an impact through a culture of open leadership, curiosity and continuous improvement. Do you want to take an active role for a cleaner world? Come lead the change with us! 

Chief Accountant

Kokopäiväinen, Vakituinen

Julkaistu 18.01.2022

Yrityksen liikevaihto: 
Yli 100 000 000 €

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