Chief Accountant / Accounting Controller


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  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • specialist (Mid / Regular)
  • hybrid work
  • remote recruitment


Łużycka 6E

Mały Kack


Your responsibilities

  • Act as a main point of contact and collaborate with various stakeholders in respect of transactions performed by our Finance Shared Services Center in Gdynia

  • Manage the relationship with internal/ external parties responsible for preparing statutory financial statements, VAT returns and annual tax returns

  • Take responsibility for the financial bookkeeping

  • Work closely with other departments to ensure accruals are accurate and complete

  • Initiate monthly balance sheet reviews and follow up on any open or un-reconciled items

  • Conduct monthly and quarterly trend analysis on balance sheet and P&L accounts

  • Monitor and manage cashflow forecasting of the specific entities in cooperation with Cash Management Team

  • Manage and coordinate Internal and External audits

  • Continuously develop, optimize & standardize finance processes

Our requirements

  • Academic degree in Finance and Accounting or comparable qualification, formal ACCA or relevant qualification is a plus

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience and knowledge in general accounting

  • Solid experience in international finance organization

  • Fluent in English (verbal and written)

  • Solid knowledge of IFRS

  • Understanding of tax accounting principles in order to be able to communicate effectively with a local vendor on local legislation (corporate tax, WHT, VAT, local taxes, payroll taxes)

  • Good understanding of all key business processes across functional areas

  • Ability to interpret and analyze financial statements

  • Ability to track any discrepancies to the core/primary transaction and implement effective resolution

  • Experience in financial controlling is an advantage

  • Good excel and reporting skills

What we offer

  • Scandinavian working style emphasis on trust and empowerment.

  • Great atmosphere of working together in a team professionals.

  • Competence development and possibility to participate in global projects.


  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • sharing the costs of foreign language classes

  • life insurance

  • fruits

  • integration events

  • corporate sports team

  • mobile phone available for private use

  • computer available for private use

  • retirement pension plan

  • coffee / tea

  • drinks

  • leisure zone

  • christmas gifts

  • employee referral program

  • charity initiatives

  • family picnics

  • 33 days of sick leave fully paid by employer

  • Profit Share

  • relocation package

  • attractive and modern office with ergonomic equipment

Recruitment stages



First interview


Second interview


Final feedback

DNV GL Global Centre Finance Gdynia, delivers high quality services to European countries, related to Record to Report process, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable. Services are rendered in close collaboration with Regional Centres, together developing the Global Shared Service Finance function for DNV GL.

We are seeking for Chief Accountant/Accounting Controller for our GSS Finance based in Gdynia, Poland.

To succeed in this role, you should be a caring and respectful team player with excellent communication skills and cultural awareness. You will supervise accounting operations to ensure compliance with internal & external reporting requirements for both Group and Statutory reporting purposes. So, you have to be attentive to detail, aware of deadlines and work well under pressure.

When employed, you will be a part of GSS Finance focusing on overview of bookkeeping, providing finance advisory services to organization and being involved in financial reporting and compliance processes.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!


DNV is the independent expert in assurance and risk management, operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions.

The Global Shared Services (GSS) organization within DNV provides high quality, cost effective services and processes within Human Resources, Finance and IT, based on requirements defined by the business areas and Group. GSS also develops central competence for distinct services, projects and development and will support policy, procedures and system implementation on a global, regional, and local level.

GSS is about bringing a team of true process experts together, going for professional service levels at industry standards, and offering centers of expertise for competence based advisory. We are driven by people’s competence and motivation to help and support the business areas. As a member of the GSS community you act in a professional, multi-cultural, competent and service oriented environment with good possibilities to enhance your personal competencies and expertise, and to build a strong network with colleagues around the world.

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