Finance Business Manager

Finance DK-1050, Copenhagen


Description

Position at j2 Cloud Services

The Finance Business Manager is an opportunity for an ambitious finance professional with five or more years’ Finance business partner experience to join a dynamic business with high growth ambitions.

We are seeking a high-performing, innovative and results-oriented person to work with the European Finance team to build and develop the Shared Service Centre offering in the Nordic region for j2 Global’s Cloud Services. The role will be primarily based out of our offices in Copenhagen with some travel.

The successful candidate will help to manage the ongoing integration of our Nordic activities for j2 in Europe, including working with Sales to refine the interface between Sales and Finance, the merger of incumbent accounting systems to a consistent platform across the Nordic region and the ongoing review of processes for a number of entities. You will be expected to be familiar with local reporting requirements and support the accounting team in completing statutory submissions on a timely basis.  In addition j2 has an active acquisition strategy in the region, so experience of the accounting integration of acquisitions would be an advantage.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for managing the Order to Cash project in the Nordics
  • Responsible for developing the interface between Sales and Finance
  • Refinement of existing processes whilst partnering with the local business and the EMEA SSC
  • Ensure proper & timely reporting of statutory obligations across Denmark, Norway and Sweden
  • Supporting the annual audit process
  • Identify & deliver on continuous process improvements
  • Ensuring accurate provision of payroll related data to payroll providers and country specific reporting requirements
  • Calculation of commissions
  • Work with members of finance team to achieve corporate and department objectives
  • Work with manager on mergers & acquisitions and integrations post acquisition

Job Requirements and Experience:

  • Finance business partner with 5+ years’ experience required
  • A self-starter with experience of working in a fast paced team environment
  • Someone who takes ownership, makes recommendations, and takes the lead on delivering efficiencies and bringing improvements
  • Experience in meeting tight monthly/quarterly deadlines
  • Experience of international accounting in a US multinational would be advantageous
  • Detail-oriented with excellent analytical skills
  • Experience in online and/or subscription service business models an advantage
  • Good business acumen and an ability to work across boundaries and cultures.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills both written and verbal are essential to this position.
  • Strong financial systems experience preferred
  • Experience of driving significant change management projects in an organisation

Additional language fluency desired in any of the following (as well as English); Danish, Norwegian, Swedish.

j2 Cloud Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 About j2 Cloud Services:

Founded in 1995, j2 Cloud Services (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.

The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents. 

The Digital Media Division, created with j2 Cloud Services’ November 2012 acquisition of Ziff Davis, Inc. Ziff Davis, Inc. is the leading digital media company specializing in the technology, gaming and men's lifestyle categories, reaching over 117 million unique visitors per month. Ziff Davis sites include IGN.com, PCMag.com, AskMen.com, ComputerShopper.com, ExtremeTech.com, Geek.com, LogicBuy.com and Toolbox.com. Ziff Davis also operates NetShelter, the largest community of technology publishers dedicated to consumer electronics, computing and mobile communications. Ziff Davis B2B is a leading provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors.

 For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com.

Our Company:

 Fast-paced and dynamic, j2 Cloud Services is not your typical 9-to-5 work environment. Operating from numerous international offices – including Hollywood, Ottawa, Dublin, and our emerging market in Tokyo – and supporting a plethora of time zones, j2 Cloud Services™ truly lives up to its name.

The executive staff has an open door policy, inviting each member of the company – from directors and managers to entry-level positions and interns – to partake in casual conversation.  Employees are not just colleagues – they’re business partners, fostering an efficient and effective environment. The inviting and energetic environment creates a world where differing opinions matter and collaboration leads to success.  From a small start-up in 1995 to an award-winning company recommended by Forbes, j2 Cloud Services has grown by establishing an amazing company culture – one that will continue to foster ingenuity and invention.

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