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We are on a journey to build a finance department of world-class capacity and we currently seek an experienced Accounting Manager to help us exceed in shaping something truly great. We are a leading software provider to global retailers. We help major retail chains with their digital business transformation by delivering innovative solutions and services that enable our clients to lead the retail technology revolution. 

Accounting Manager at Extenda Retail  

The finance department’s main responsibilities are internal and external financial reporting, keeping track of all transactions and support different parts of the organization with financial data. The accounting team consists of five full-time employees who will report directly to you. As Accounting Manager at Extenda Retail you will be responsible for leading the team in managing month-end and year-end closings with high quality. 

You will join us in the second phase of a major change of system where you have an important task to refine the requirements based on needs you identify. You will be responsible for and manage accounting for the Extenda Retail group which includes two operating companies and three holding companies. As part of this you will continuously work on developing processes and routines to produce accurate reports and statements that are compliant with financial procedures of the company. Your aim is to help the team members with prioritizing tasks and by supporting decisions to shape an independent accounting team with a streamlined workflow recognized by great quality and a strong team-spirit.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Leadership: Plan resources and support the team in their day-to-day work with prioritizing tasks, support decisions etc.
  • Manage day-to-day accounting operations including analysis and reporting.
  • Responsibility for month-end and year-end closings on group level 
  • Monitor and analyze routines and processes with the aim to develop and implement best practice 
  • Responsible for tax declarations, that they are submitted and paid on time for the company.
  • Manage legal questionnaires and ensure compliance of financial procedures with routines for the organization.
  • You will report directly to the Group CFO

We are looking for...

An Accounting Manager that will bring significant value to the finance department at Extenda Retail through great leadership and a drive to always develop. To succeed in the role, you’ll need strong analytical skills with the ability to communicate and collaborate across different departments. We think that you have a strong attention to detail and excellent problem solving skills together with a strong desire to help others develop professionally. As we are a fast paced company you will also need the ability to manage separate processes, large flows of data and prioritize between tasks alongside a great understanding of the company’s business and operations. 

Skills and requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Economics/Finance or similar experience
  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience within accounting, preferably from mid-to-large scale software organizations
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Strong verbal/written communication and presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate across different levels of the organization.
  • 3+ years of leadership experience from a role as manager, team lead or similar. 
  • You thrive in a fast paced environment where you manage different parallel tasks simultaneously 
  • Fluent in Swedish, both verbal and written
  • Business acumen
  • Hands-on experience of end-to-end accounting
  • Preferably experience from one of the big four accounting firms


This position will be located in our headquarters in Stockholm. In the summer of 2020 we will move to new premises on Gustav III boulevard Frösunda, Solna.

 Joining Extenda Retail you will get the opportunity to…

Join a workplace with a young and social work environment where you get exciting and professional challenges and work with competent colleagues with a specific expertise in retail. You will get the opportunity to work with a Scandinavian based company that operates as market leaders in a highly competitive space. We work in cross functional teams united by our mission of simplifying shopping through innovation and our retail industry experience and expertise.


Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Lindhagensgatan 94
112 18 Stockholm Directions info@extendaretail.com


KNOWLEDGE: We know our products, our customers, our services and our market


CURIOSITY: We want to innovate, know more and understand

TRUST: We see people as able, having good intent and showing accountability

COURAGE: We focus on long term results and quality

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