Financial Controller / Stockholm

At Trustly, we’re passionate about simplifying the way people pay and get paid online. We are a licensed payment institution and our B2B products available in 29 European countries attract global merchants in segments such as e­-commerce, travel, financial services and gaming. In 2017, we processed 44% of our total payment volume since our founding in 2008, which is a testament to our fast growth, and today we process about 6 million monthly transactions. In June 2018, private equity firm Nordic Capital acquired a majority stake in Trustly with ambitions to support us in becoming the leading global online banking payments provider.

We are a diverse and fast-growing team of 240+ people with our headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and regional offices in Spain, Malta, Germany, Finland and the UK. Together we are leading the development of the payments industry and the work you’ll do here will make a great impact.

About Finance:


The Finance team today consists of some 20 full-time employees across the Accounting, Payroll, Controlling, Cash Management and Banking Relations team. The majority of the team is located in Stockholm with team members also in Malta and Spain.

In short, the Finance department’s main responsibilities are internal and external financial reporting, keeping track of all transactions and support other parts of the organization with financial data.

About the role


We are looking for a self-driven and ambitious Financial Controller to join our Finance team. As a Financial Controller at Trustly you will be responsible for the documentation of financial processes and testing of internal controls linked to financial reporting. You will work closely with the other teams within the Finance department and you will report to the Head of Accounting. The ideal candidate has a strong drive to improve internal controls and financial processes to help support the growth of Trustly which is ongoing everyday, literally. To be successful in this role and organisation you need to enjoy a fast moving and highly dynamic environment where we are all contributors to what we have and will achieve. Additionally, having a humble approach is key to Trustly’s success, hence, humbleness is essential in order to be part of our organisation.

What you'll do:

  • Documentation, monitoring and evaluation of processes related to financial reporting
  • Perform sample checks to verify processes and accuracy of numbers to ensure compliance with internal policies
  • Assist in preparing reports to the FSA
  • Being part of various analyses of financial data in order to make workload more efficient and qualitative

Who you are:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree qualified in Accounting, Business Administration or similar
  • 2-3 years’ experience from one of the Big 4 accounting firms
  • Good knowledge of evaluation and documentation of processes, testing of internal controls and external financial reporting
  • Work actively with continuous improvements and are driven by developing and improving processes and routines
  • Delivery-focused with a high degree of ownership
  • You have strong analytical skills
  • Strong communicator with great presentation skills in Swedish as well as English

Thank you!

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