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Client-focused Controller in Finance Operate & Transformation

Location:  Frederiksberg
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Jun 17, 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1495195

Accelerate Clients Finance functions as a dynamic Controller in EY's Finance Operate & Transformation (FO&T)


Are you also fired up about shaping the future of finance?
We're seeking dynamic people to fill the shoes of a Financial Assistant or Finance / Business Controller. If you possess 1-5 years of proven experience in accounting, controlling, and reporting, then you are indeed the qualified candidate we've been seeking.

Your mission is to support our clients in vital financial roles - spanning from a accountant, financial controller to a strategic business partner. Your strengths? Delivering services like bookkeeping, seamless reporting, and handling data management like a pro. Your adventures will lead you to projects of varied durations, where you will flex your abilities during peak business periods or swoop in to provide that essential extra support when needed. And remember, your mission goes beyond simply filling a role. Here at FO&T, you embark on a journey where opportunities not only meet job role expectations but provide avenues for growth, fostering innovation, and offer unique challenges that enlarge your professional horizon.

Location:  All EY Offices

Salary: Competitive

The opportunity - Your next adventure awaits.

As an client-centric interim controller, you have the opportunity to shape your career. Your tasks will be determined by our client's requirements, your distinctive skills, and your individual career goals. These assignments will vary, providing intriguing and downright exciting experiences. Potential assignments may include:

  • Interim management accounting, controlling, and reporting. 
  • Digital finance: Optimization of finance, month-, and year-end processes using RPA & BI solutions.
  • System implementation and finance transformation projects. 
  • ESG reporting, identifying parameters, and supporting data retrieval.


In short, we're on the hunt for a financial specialist who's been around the block in auditing or accounting and controlling. So why should you consider bringing your expertise to our team? Well, here at GCR - FO&T, we don't just fit you to a role, the role molds around you. We shape your tasks and responsibilities to honor your unique competencies and ambitions. Does it get any better?

Your career at EY
At EY, you're not just accepting a job, you're stepping into a world of extraordinary opportunities! Here, we equip you with cutting-edge technology, placing you amid high-performing teams in our globally diverse and inclusive work culture, setting the stage for unlocking your ultimate potential.

Through our comprehensive coaching and training programs, we ensure you're not just relevant for now, but are future-proof too. As you evolve, build a robust network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who are set to accompany you on this rewarding journey at EY - and beyond.

Embrace unparalleled experiences and empower the professional in you at EY!

What we are looking for

  • You have an educational background within financial controlling, or hold a cand.merc. preferably within aud, mac, finance or similar master's degree with 1-5 years of experience in a comparable role. The more experience you have, the more responsibility you can expect.
  • You have an interest in ERP, digital finance, and automatization, BI or similar technologies. You think in terms of efficiency and are eager to adapt to or implement innovative technologies.
  • You are commercial and relationship oriented. You will be in close dialogue with clients and colleagues both in Denmark and within our international network from day one. Therefore, it is crucial that you possess effective communication skills and diplomatic abilities. 
  • You value quality and responsibility. You can work independently while also being a team player who takes ownership and works for the benefit of the team.
  • You thrive in an informal and sometimes hectic work environment. You can navigate between a variety of diverse tasks across different industries. 
  • You are comfortable with giving and receiving feedback. This includes training less experienced colleagues and helping attract the best talents. 

In addition to this, you may be involved in sales activities, technology development on internal as well as external projects, projects across EY, and quality reviews. The opportunities are plenty, depending on your experiences and aspirations. As an experienced consultant, we place great emphasis on you taking ownership of tasks.

What’s in it for you

  • Lifelong learning: You will develop the mindset and skills needed to address any challenge.
  • Success, defined by you: We provide the tools and flexibility necessary for you to create meaningful influence in your work at EY. Work-life balance is a crucial value for us.
  • Transformative leadership: We will provide insights, coaching, and confidence for you to become the leader the world needs.
  • A diverse and inclusive culture: You will be accepted for who you are and given the tools to carve your path and help others find theirs.
  • Knowledge, network, and technology: You will have access to a large global network of skills and technology to help you unfold the potential.

When you join EY, you're signing up for more than just a job. Here at EY, we're all about creating connections, fostering a dynamic culture and ensuring work-life balance isn't a myth but a reality - even during our busiest seasons! Prepare for a week-long, meet-'n'-greet trip with your soon-to-be coworkers, unforgettable annual Christmas and summer bashes and a whole variety of activities brought to you by our fantastic staff association and the energetic GCR – FO&T team. Padel tennis face-offs, Skiing trips, heated football tournaments, as well as chilled-out Friday soirées are all part of the EY experience.

If you're interested in a workplace where professional growth meets personal interests, we'd love to hear from you. Submit your application including CV and transcripts via the link.

If you have any questions regarding the position, feel free to contact Dichellie Rosendahl at +45 2529 6658 or

The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.


At EY we celebrate differences and support it. Our employees bring their authentic selves to work every day. We promote diversity of thought, culture and background, and are committed to creating an inclusive EY environment for all employees. EY is an equal opportunity employer for employees and applicants. EY encourages applications from all backgrounds related to gender, age, ethnicity, culture, race, religion and belief, nationality, disability, sexual orientation and gender identity.


If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability in your recruitment process, you may contact us through the Talent Attraction and Acquisition specialist in this advert. 


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