GE Accountant 1 - Operational in Norrkoping, Sweden

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GE Global Operations

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Global Operations EUR & RCIS

About Us

GE Global Operations is GE’s multi-functional shared services organizations focused on delivering better

outcomes at lower cost for our businesses and our customers. Global Operations delivers processes at

scale to create capacity and enables GE growth. The strong partnership between Global Operations and

GE Businesses creates a collaborative work culture and broadens best practice and industry knowledge

sharing across the enabling functions. We believe that by keeping GE customers at the heart of everything

we do, we will help GE work smarter, better and faster, allowing GE businesses to be more competitive in

the global marketplace.

We are teams of functional process and domain experts, focused on the solutions that deliver results for the

company. We think Big, we act as One, we deliver with Speed … so GE Works.

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Posted Position Title

Accountant 1 - Operational

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Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Sweden



Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

As an Accountant with some experience you will be responsible for supporting more senior accountants and performing and reviewing basic accounting entries. At this level you will be expected to explain variations in accounts and work with auditors on process improvements. You will follow an individual work plan and meets day-to-day short term objectives.

Essential Responsibilities

Prepare and review account reconciliations Prepare and review journal entries ensuring compliance with local accounting procedures and US GAAP Drive the timely preparation of assigned journal entries driving increased efficiency Prepare periodic balance sheet analysis Engage with auditors to answer questions in regards to control processes and account reconciliations Prepare analysis and explanations behind variations for DR4 reporting


  • Bachelors degree from an accredited university

  • or college in accounting or finance (or a high school diploma/GED

  • or equivalent with at least significant years of experience in an accounting or finance role)

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Excel, PowerPoint and Word)

  • Strong orientation towards process improvement