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Tax & Accounting Specialist

Requisition ID:  28427

Warrington, Cheshire, GB Malmö, Skåne Län, SE

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Function: 


Vestas Factory

Specialist | Full-Time

You will be part of the Regional Finance team in the region Northern and Central Europe (NCE) and collaborate closely with the different Finance functions in the NCE region as well as various stakeholders in other functions inside and outside Vestas. The Regional Finance team in NCE is covering the full scope from Finance, Accounting, Tax, and Business Performance Management. Geographically, the NCE region covers around 40 legal entities within Northern, Central and Eastern Europe.


Finance > Region NCE > Accounting & Tax Compliance

The main focus for this role will be Vestas legal entities in UK, Ireland and Nordics. Involvement in other areas of the region may also be possible depending on the needs in the team. The team is naturally supporting and learning from each other. 

  • The role includes a wide a span of responsibilities. For candidates with a special interest and expertise in corporate taxes, the role can be focused to this area
  • Ensuring accounting and tax compliance as well as being the main point of contact for local authorities and advisors
  • Preparation of statutory accounts as well as management of statutory audits
  • Reconciliation from IFRS Group Accounts to local statutory accounts
  • Support in tax audits
  • Continuously identify and highlight improvement initiatives in processes/compliance
  • Support timely and accurate closing process including calculation of current and deferred taxes



  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a relevant area such as auditing, finance, law, tax, or similar
  • Relevant experience from an audit company as well as similar function in an international environment
  • Efficient understanding of accounting regulations
  • Thrive in a busy and professional environment where it is not always possible to predict your workday
  • Good skills in collaborating with colleagues across levels and functions
  • Experience in wind, renewables, or construction industries would be preferred
  • Good skills in SAP and Microsoft Office



  • Problem-solving approach
  • Good organizational skills
  • Great work ethic communication skills
  • Process-oriented with a structured way to work
  • Ability to keep the overview in a hectic and innovative environment
  • Enthusiastic, focused, open-minded and self-motivated
  • Trusted, service-minded and result-oriented


What we offer
We offer an exciting position with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at an established name in sustainable energy. You will join an international environment, where you will collaborate with various stakeholders. You will be part of a team with high work ethics and a good social spirit. In Vestas, you will experience a diverse and ever-growing environment and determined people with a can-do-attitude.

Work location: Warrington, UK or Malmö, Sweden


Additional information 
If the above match your field of interest and your qualifications, please apply online as soon as possible. We conduct interviews on-going and close the position as soon as we have a qualified candidate.

If you need further information about the position, please contact Henrik Schönbeck, Director Accounting & Tax Compliance, +46730570489. All enquiries are treated confidentially.

We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible but no later than 9th of September 2022.

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About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.