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Financial Accountant (3 months)


St Neots, GB, PE19 2HN

REQ ID:  32202

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.8 billion in sales in 2019 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 124 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description



The role of Financial Accountant Nordics will be to functionally overview the general ledger operation for the Nordic entities (Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway), as conducted in the outsourced Shared Service Centre in Budapest, Hungary and will be support the statutory and tax compliance for these entities.  
In addition, the individual will interact with the accountants of our Service Centre and with stakeholders in other departments.  This role will be reporting to the GBS Lead for Europe.  A proven track record of accounting skills is required. 




Major responsibilities for this position include:


  • Review of monthly, quarterly and annual US GAAP financial closure process 
  • Provide support for audits (statutory, external, etc.) 
  • Prepare and submit monthly and quarterly analytical reports
  • Manage and comply with other local financial reporting requirements and filings (ie statistical reports, etc.)
  • Handling of US GAAP tax accounting
  • Comply with assigned SOX key controls
  • Partnering with other functions for further process improvements




•    The role would suit someone studying toward an accounting qualification or with equivalent experience
•    Strong analytical skills
•    Proven ability to work effectively in a highly interdependent organization
•    Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills
•    Good organization, prioritization and time management skills
•    Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills essential
•    SAP skills preferred

Requisition id: 32202 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

  • Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.
  • Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.
  • Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

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