Interim Finance Manager Nordic to a world leading company

Copenhagen - URGENT

4 Months

Interim Finance Manager Nordic to a world leading company – 4 months in Copenhagen

We are looking for an Interim Finance Manager Nordic for at least 4 months to a well-run company in Greater Copenhagen. The Nordic setup is part of a global company with representation in several countries. The region distribute more than 2000 products through a highly efficient network of distributors, but also directly to large chain.

The Interim Finance Manager will have 3 in reference (bookkeeper and controller) and refer in line to the Nordic Management and will as well be working closely with Group Finance (Western Europe).


Responsibilities / tasks:

  • Hands-on and responsibility for putting in place all local closings, legal view and management view incl. stringent month-end closing with solid gab analysis, through forecasting of the P&L results and detailed reviews of cash and currency-impacts
  • Ensure appropriate reporting for all relevant figures and KPIs
  • Lead, manage, and motivate the Finance team through clear targets and priorities
  • Ensure financial compliance for all relevant stakeholders, such as tax authorities, shareholders, management.
  • Contact for legal and compliance matters for all employees of the affiliate
  • Manage operational finance: preparation for accounting, POs, cash collection
  • Liase with auditors/advisors in the Nordic countries to ensure appropriate input for the operation of the units
  • Full accountability over all costs born in the affiliates
  • Manage the preparation of the company’s budget

Being a good SAP user and experience working up against a HQ is preferable. Knowledge of cost recharging, currency challenges and understanding of the annual wheel in Finance will be appriciated.

The above shall take place in a close and constructive cooperation with both the local management team as well as the Group’s finance function.

 This task allows for permanent employment post-interim period.



Any questions regarding the assignment should be addressed to Partner Jesper Toth Mouritzen on  or +45 3161 8580

If the assignment is of no interest or not within your field of competence, please feel free to pass on to a potential candidate in your network.