Senior Financial Reporting Advisors

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Its engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery. The company employs approximately 14,000 people in about 20 countries. Go to www.akersolutions.com for more information on our business, people and values.

Aker Solutions will strengthen the Financial Reporting Group team and is looking for motivated professionals who thrives in a dynamic environment and have the ability to convert IFRS knowledge into practical solutions. This is an excellent opportunity to apply and expand your IFRS accounting skills and get hands-on knowledge to the oil and gas services sector. We are looking for candidates with auditing - or group accounting experience.

You will have a central role in the finance reporting team with challenging and interesting responsibilities and be part of a team of highly skilled and motivated IFRS and consolidation experts responsible for the external reporting of Aker Solutions. The team is strategically located in the corporate CFO organization, and interacts with finance professionals globally. Together we are on a continuous journey driving initiatives for more efficient, effective and compliant financial reporting.

Are you the expert we are looking for?

Responsibilities and Tasks:

■ Be responsible for various topics within IFRS, hereunder discuss and guide finance staff, business- and project controllers and prepare accounting papers
■ Perform quality assurance of reporting units in monthly consolidation
■ Be responsible for sections in the quarterly and annual report
■ Implement new IFRS standards, develop accounting guidance and hold training sessions
■ Lead or participate in various global finance improvement initiatives and reviews
■ Perform various ad-hoc analytical reviews
■ Communicate with auditor

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

We are looking for several individuals to join our team, and would like to get in touch with both senior people and younger individuals with about 5 years of experience.

■ Minimum 5-7 years of relevant work experience within auditing and/or consolidation. We will consider candidates with more experience, for more senior advisory roles in the team.
■ Master in Accounting and Auditing (Certified Public Accountant/Statsautorisert Revisor)
■ Solid IFRS experience, knowledge of construction contracts is an advantage
■ Strong communication skills in both English and Norwegian, written and oral
■ Strong excel skills, experience with SAP and HFM consolidation system is an advantage

Personal qualities
■ Have lots of energy, drive and a high working capacity
■ Take responsibility to investigate, assess and resolve problems in a timely manner
■ Genuine interest for IFRS and curious on the practical application
■ Ability to see both the details and the big picture

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits.
  • Good work/life balance.
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks.
  • Development opportunities.

Contact Us:

For further information please contact:


Espen Bygdevoll, Executive Search & Select, NES Advantage Solutions

Mob: + 47 483 13 337

Email: espen.bygdevoll@frontica.com

Applications will be evaluated continuously. Please submit your CV, motivation letter and copies of educational diplomas. NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.