aTalent: NORIAN Accounting – Chief Accountant

Positionen kräver finska kunskaper.

Type: permanent, full-time
Location: Hiilikatu 3, 00180 Helsinki or Ylistönmäentie 31, 40500 Jyväskylä / remote
Application DL: 20.11.2023

NORIAN Accounting is now looking for an Accountant General to support its growth! NORIAN combines financial management services and software robotics in a unique way in the Finnish market. At NORIAN you will get to be part of a Europe-wide company and work in a truly international environment.

As a Chief Accountant, you’ll join Norian’s 5-10 person accounting team and work with some of the best external accountants in the industry. As an Chief Accountant at Norian, you will be working on a wide range of assignments and interesting client engagements. You will be responsible for your own client portfolio in line with your interests and experience, and your work will include accounting, advisory, reporting, financial statements and tax declarations. You will also have the opportunity to mentor and guide other accountants working on the same client portfolios, develop and improve the efficiency of clients’ accounting and reporting processes, as well as participate in in-house development projects.

Our culture is based on strong innovation, international teamwork and customer focus. We are looking for a solution-oriented and development-oriented candidate with excellent communication and collaboration skills. In addition, our working environment is fast-paced, but the quality of the services we provide is high. To be successful, you need to be flexible and efficient, but also accurate and able to take responsibility. However, the most important thing for us is that you are yourself and we promise that you will reach your full potential!

This is a full-time, permanent position with direct employment with NORIAN Accounting. We have offices in Helsinki and Jyväskylä, but you can also work remotely. The preferred starting date is as soon as possible.

We offer you:
Varied assignments and tasks and interesting clients (e.g. medium-sized and large international companies from various industries). In addition to general accounting, you can also participate in system projects, train others, search for automation targets or even do consulting work for customers.
A unique opportunity to develop your professional skills. We offer a wide range of training opportunities through internal certification programmes and training platforms provided by external providers
A relaxed, friendly and international organisation with the best colleagues in the industry
The opportunity to progress in your career and influence the way you work. There are many opportunities, in the future you could become a Service Manager, a Project Manager or a Specialist, for example.
Remote working and flexible working hours

The applicant is expected to have:
A suitable educational background for the job, for example, a business degree from a vocational school, university or university of applied sciences
Previous experience in a similar role for at least a few years
Accounting skills and knowledge of financial management systems
Good knowledge of Finnish and English

It is also an advantage to have:
Specialised knowledge of consolidated accounting, IFRS, corporate governance or tax issues
Payroll expertise
Systems knowledge, e.g. Netvisor, Procountor, Microsoft NAV / Dynamics 365 Business central, Xledger


Great, now we want to hear from you! So send us your CV and motivation letter in PDF format by 20.11.2023 at the latest via aTalent’s application system at: Please include your salary expectations and earliest possible start date in your application documents. We do not accept applications by e-mail, but only process applications received via the application system. Please apply now, as we will proceed with the process as soon as we find the right person!

You can read more about NORIAN Accounting at: For questions regarding the application process and timetables, please contact Anni Nurmi, Recruitment Manager (+358503042987, anni.nurmi(at)

Company description

NORIAN Accounting operates in six countries around the Baltic Sea. Our company provides financial management and software robotics services. Our clients include a total of 1500 customers ranging from small, medium and international companies to public organisations. We are part of the ECIT group, which operates in nine European countries. ECIT has a turnover of €270 million in 2022 and 2,300 employees. ECIT’s average annual growth rate has been close to 30%.