Senior Financial Compliance Specialist

  • Category: Finance & Procurement
  • Location: Broendby, DK

Are you enthusiastic about financial compliance and internal controls? Are you pursuing a career in Group Finance? Do you have a can-do approach, good communication skills, and a commitment to delivering high-quality work? If your professional experience includes audit, financial controlling, or a comparable field, we're interested in connecting with you. 

NKT is growing and our Group Financial Compliance & Sustainability Reporting team is expanding as well. As a team, we play a crucial role in ensuring financial compliance across NKT and contribute significantly to the broader finance community. With a strong compliance foundation, we are committed to further development. 

As an analytical thinker with a supportive mindset, you excel in guiding, consulting, and collaborating with others 
You are detail-oriented and interested in internal controls, policies and processes and committed to adhering to them. Your aptitude for diligence and completion will guide you in conducting Financial Compliance Reviews, working solo and with your peers. You will also own various improvement initiatives to further strengthen the internal control environment. Effective communication is key in this role, as it involves collaboration with diverse stakeholders from all organizational levels in multiple countries. 

Your primary responsibilities also include: 

  • Support the performance of financial statement and process risk assessments 
  • Support the ongoing maintenance of the Internal Control Framework and policies
  • Provide compliance training sessions to employees across the organization
  • Follow up on observations from Financial Compliance Reviews and external audits
  • Provide support to the organization on financial compliance matters

You also possess: 

  • A Bachelor's or Master's degree in economics, audit, or a related field
  • +4 years of experience in external audit, internal audit, financial compliance, financial controlling or a similar role
  • Possibly experience working in an international organization and manufacturing industry 
  • Fluency in English both oral and written 

 ”Your perspective matters. We are a collaborative team where every idea is valued! Leadership, to me, implies that everything can evolve, and it's fulfilling to watch the collective progress within an encouraging framework," says Hiring Manager Cæcilie Risholt Opfermann.

Grow your talent and perform in a friendly and interesting environment
We offer an exciting job in a growing, purposeful and motivated organization contributing to the green transition with excellent professional and personal development opportunities. We value initiative and responsibility. Here, you will grow your talent and perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.

The position is based in our Headoffice in Brøndby and involves 20-30 travel days per year.

A seat in a large, international organization with career development opportunities
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. You will work in a hybrid setup with the possibility to work partly from home according to NKT's flexible working hour policy.

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If you have questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Hiring Manager Cæcilie Risholt Opfermann, Sr Manager, Group Financial Compliance & Sustainability Reporting,

If you have inquiries about the recruitment process, please contact HR Consultant & Recruiter Mette Frederiksen,

Be aware that the recruitment process will include a personality test and applications via email are not accepted.

Please apply via the link below. We will review applications continuously, and the position will be closed when we have found the right match. 

We welcome your application.


About NKT
At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 5.000 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 2.6 billion in 2023. We connect a greener world.

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