Job Description and Summary
Do you have experience of accounting and financial reporting of financial instruments or within the financial services sector? PwC’s Accounting Advisory Services team is growing and now you have the opportunity to join us in creating value through accounting and financial reporting, working with complex issues together with some of Sweden’s top advisors and specialists.
We are looking for advisors with experience in working with financial instruments or the financial services sector (bank, asset management or insurance) for our office in Stockholm.
Within Accounting Advisory Services (AAS) you will be a part of PwC’s Risk Advisory team, that works with consultations on complex accounting and financial reporting issues. A career in our Accounting Advisory Services practice will provide you the opportunity to, together with some of Sweden’s top advisors and specialists, deliver value to clients when accounting for complex transactions and accounting change.
We work with advisory and implementation projects in connection to changes in accounting rules (e.g. IFRS 9, 16 and 17), treasury accounting, IFRS conversions and digital reporting. We also advise our clients in a wide range of areas such as financial reporting, business combinations, consolidations, carve- outs, restructurings and capital raising.
What we offer
You will work in a broad consultative and dynamic role where your ability to build relationships and drive business will be tested and developed. PwC’s unique offering to our clients is that we function as a one-stop shop, bringing accounting, financial reporting, valuation and tax expertise to the table in one go.
Our specialists work closely together as a team on our clients in order to find the right solutions. We bring in clarity and simplicity, regardless of whether it is straightforward or complex issues that need resolving.
At PwC you will get interesting and challenging tasks, not only in Sweden but also globally. Our corporate culture is characterised by openness, communication, community and respect for the individual.
Your personal development is important and PwC works continuously with competence development and individual career plans.
Being a consultant within Accounting Advisory, focusing on the financial sector, places high demands on abilities such as being flexible, relationship-building and having high attention to details. Working as an advisor in our team you will get the opportunity to provide clients with practical solutions to issues or questions within accounting and financial reporting, among others:
• IFRS implementation (e.g. IFRS 9, 16, 17)
• GAAP conversions (e.g. from Swe GAAP to IFRS)
• Treasury Accounting
• Hedge accounting
• Accounting advice relating to e.g. business combinations, consolidations, carve-outs, restructurings and capital raising
• Support to ensure accounting compliance and improvements of accounting routines and processes
• Digital reporting (ESEF)
• Preparation, support and review of IFRS financial statements and quarterly reports
To succeed in this role, you have more than five (5) years work experience in accounting and financial reporting.
Earlier experience of accounting and financial reporting in the financial services sector (bank, asset management or insurance) or accounting for financial instruments is an advantage as well as experience in working as a consultant.
As a person you are driven, flexible, outgoing and social with high ambitions. You like challenges, are curious and motivated to learn and want to develop yourself. Above this you should also have strong analytical ability. You are good at communicating and have a desire to develop people, services and business.
We value your personal qualities and we believe that you are driven as a person, and at the same time unpretentious with a high commitment. You also have the ability to work both independently at the same time as teamwork and client focus comes natural to you.
Our corporate culture supports all forms of development and initiatives. It is characterized by openness, communication, community and respect for the individual. We invest in continuous feedback with individual development plans, leadership programs and training both internally and externally.
What is it like to work with us at PwC?
Our culture is distinguished by a mix of high performance and focus on effective relationships with many satisfied clients. Within our team we are passionate about technology and how it can make our clients and our world better. We challenge each other to deliver the highest value to our clients, through a supportive internal environment where individual preferences are considered.
We look forward to hearing from you! So send in your application as soon as possible since we have an ongoing recruitment process. Start date based on agreement.
If you have questions regarding the role please contact Anna-Ida Hallberg at or sister company Human Capital, email@example.com or 070-7779655.
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