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Senior Accountant

ICEYE

ICEYE

Accounting & Finance
Espoo, Finland
Posted on Thursday, March 28, 2024

Who are we?

We are a Finnish-based international Aerospace company with employees from over 57 countries in Finland, the US, the UK, Spain, Luxembourg, and Poland. Our team is a tight-knit group of experts from areas including engineering, software development, and radar technology. We’re innovative, driven people who strive for excellence in everything we do. As advocates of our corporate culture, we value teamwork and curiosity and know how to have fun!

What do you think we should do?

ICEYE is building and operating its commercial constellation of small Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellites with SAR data available to customers. Our satellites acquire images of Earth at any time – even when it’s cloudy or dark – providing commercial and government partners with unmatched persistent monitoring capabilities. Information derived from our SAR images helps customers make data-driven decisions to address time-critical challenges in various sectors, such as maritime, disaster management, insurance, and finance.

The company has received over $313 million in funding so far from investors such as Lifeline Ventures, True Ventures, Draper Associates, Space Capital, Molten Ventures, OTB Ventures, Tesi, EIF, Promus Ventures, New Space Capital, Seraphim Space, BAE Systems and DNX Ventures. ICEYE had revenues of approx. €50 million in 2022 and employs 500+ FTE in Finland, Poland, USA, UK, and Spain (50% of the colleagues are in Finland).

About the role

As ICEYE is continuing on its scaling journey, the finance organization is expanding and growing. Therefore, the company is looking for a new Senior Accountant, responsible for analyzing ICEYE´s past transactions and presenting valuable information about the company's performance. You will also be expected to advise, audit accounts and provide trustworthy information about financial records. This is a new Individual contributor role, reporting to the Manager – Group Accounting.

Description of Duties

  • Play a key part in our road to success by strengthening our group consolidation process and oversight of the subsidiaries
  • Preparation of technical accounting memorandums on an ad hoc basis
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
  • Help with quarterly and year-end financial audit activities and the annual corporate financial controls audit
  • Assess current practices and procedures and make recommendations for improvements
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and projects as requested
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Provide input into the department´s goal-setting process
  • Prepare financial statement footnotes
  • Support the month-end and year-end close process
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Ensure compliance with IFRS principles
  • Keep abreast with financial laws, rules and regulations and internal policies
  • You will be taking end-to-end ownership of 2-3 complex processes, such consolidation and equity

Who you are

  • You are numbers-savvy
  • You have strong business acumen and a strong work ethic
  • You have an agile mindset to communicate with different stakeholders effectively
  • You are a problem solver, team player, always hungry to learn more and go the extra mile
  • You can practice calm and sound judgment under pressure and in support of the organization and its people
  • You enjoy being challenged and see that as an opportunity to improve
  • You can champion ICEYE values and culture

The Process

  1. TA Screen (30min)
  2. Interview with the Team Lead (60min)
  3. Interview with the Revenue Manager (60min)
  4. Interview with the CFO, on-site preferred (60min)
  5. Offer

Please note, the interview with the Team Lead and Revenue Manager can be on-site or remote - your choice!