Head of Accounting

Be part of, and decide on, the direction forward for taking Natural Cycles to the next and international level on the accounting side! ūüöÄ

Natural Cycles is the world's leading startup in the area of contraception and reproductive health. We are all about education, scientific research, transparency, innovation and creating an impact. Together with a very passionate team gathered from all corners of the world we work on changing women's lives every single day. 

Natural Cycles is in a very exciting growth phase with an ongoing international expansion. The company has grown tremendously in recent years at all levels, so we are also in dire need of taking our accounting and reporting to the next level. The first steps in this journey have been taken, but we need to keep the pace, structure and focus going forward as well. There are lots of exciting things to do, and the pace is high, why we are looking for someone who is driven and wants to be part of, and to decide on, the direction forward for making Natural Cycles an international company on the accounting side. 

As our Head of Accounting you will be involved in continuing to build our accounting department with work that includes everything involving the accounting processes. You will get freedom and responsibility to, determine and set the standard for the accounting and reporting for the Natural Cycles Group. Natural Cycles have five small subsidiaries, all of them started during 2018, so consolidating the accounts for these companies would be something that will fall under your responsibility, and something you should see as a fun bonus for your daily work, and not as a burden!

We are looking for someone with solid work experience in accounting and a a vision of what "good accounting looks like", a positive mentality and a ‚Äúcan do‚ÄĚ attitude. Since the working part of the population in this country spend most of their awake hours working, it is also important for us at Natural Cycles that we have fun. While working. Which you should also want to have.

What you will be doing

  • Responsible for maintaining and continuously improving¬† finance routines and processes
  • Financial statements (monthly, quarterly and annual accounts)
  • Account reconciliation and reporting
  • Ongoing accounting
  • Tax and VAT Declaration
  • Annual Reports¬†¬†
  • Cash-Flow Reporting
  • Budget/Forecast-planning
  • Consolidation for a small group of companies

What skills and experience we think that you have

  • Degree in economics or equivalent, focused on accounting
  • +7 years of documented experience in accounting (including K2 & K3 standards and Swedish VAT & tax rules)
  • You must independently have been working on producing, and quality assure, annual reports and financial statements
  • You are proactive and like a high pace

Not required but it would be a bonus if you also have

  • Worked in a company with many different cultures and nationalities¬†
  • Practical knowledge about financial group consolidation
  • Experience of managing and leading a team

How to apply

Simply click on the button below and on "Apply with LinkedIn" to connect your LinkedIn-profile to the application directly. Then all you have to do is to answer the questions in the application form - no CV or cover letter needed!  Please note that only applications in English and submitted through the career site will be considered. 

We know that diverse teams are strong teams, so we welcome those from different backgrounds and experiences. To help us place the right people in the right role, we believe in science-based and fair assessment methods. Therefore, as part of our recruitment process, we use Alva Labs assessments to help us increase our hiring success by identifying the candidates that are most likely to thrive and be successful in the role.

About Natural Cycles

Natural Cycles is a revolutionary approach to birth control and family planning, empowering women to take informed decisions. Developed initially by two former physicists, our algorithm and app is clinically tested and backed by several international VC firms. Together with a very passionate team gathered from all corners of the world we work from our international offices on changing women's lives every single day. We have a great familiar atmosphere and a truly diverse workplace with more than 20 nationalities and 70/30 in gender diversity.

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Life at Natural Cycles

Being a passionate and committed team we  spend a lot of time working together, but we also make sure to have fun! We celebrate every success and milestone together as a team, and enjoy spending time together at our weekly fika, monthly after works, and other fun events such as board game nights, yoga classes and workouts.

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