Head of Group Accounting and Tax
Søknadsfrist: Snarest

Moreld is a leading industrial multi-disciplinary engineering group offering services across offshore energy and marine industries.

Moreld Apply is a part of the Moreld Group and is a leading multi-discipline engineering company, specializing in contracts across all project phases - from concept development and studies to completion and commissioning.

Our head office is in Stavanger, with additional offices in Bergen, Hammerfest and Notodden. Our subsidiary in Poland (Krakow and Katowice) is providing support on projects within multi-discipline engineering.

Moreld Apply was established in 1979 as an engineering design contractor for the oil and gas industry. Since then, the company has progressed to become a supplier of complete turnkey projects for maintenance, modifications and operations support contracts for onshore and offshore facilities.

Moreld Apply has currently around 1700 people employed.

What can we offer?
An opportunity to both shape and assist with the group financial reporting process and associated consolidation of divisions and full group, and manage the highly skilled accounting and salaries department in Apply AS. Therefore, you will encounter challenges both in a professional capacity and as a manager. The position reports to group CFO and will be part of the finance management team.

In Moreld Apply we are actively committed to creating a positive work environment and well-being. We are inclusive and also have a diverse mix of nationalities among us. Do you feel something is missing? No problem, we are open to suggestions and improvements, ranging from the way we tackle challenges to the cafeteria menu. You will thrive with us if you are generous and have a collaborative personality.

We have an active social club, for instance, we have company cabins, free parking, a band, a hunting club, a golf club, an annual skiing trip to Hovden, motorcycle tours, and more. If you miss something, feel free to propose it and even initiate it yourself!

Besides a good working environment, we have competitive salary, pension, and benefits. We also have home Office arrangement.

Purpose of the position
The role is a combined role shared by Moreld Group and Moreld Apply. You will have the overall responsibility for the group financial reporting process and associated consolidation of divisions and full group. Managing the accounting department for Moreld Apply AS.

Selected tasks and responsibilities

  • Main responsibility for periodic consolidating reporting for the group
  • Prepare reporting package and review component reporting.
  • Maintenance and further development of the Consolidation System.
  • Manage and develop the group's accounting and salary department, including personnel responsibility for 10 employees.
  • Act as the company's professional resource in accounting, tax, and tax-related matters.
  • Ensure compliance with reporting deadlines (internal and external), legal requirements, and contribute to good internal control.
  • Maintenance and development of various models used by corporate accounting.
  • The role will be central in assessing and further develop shared service center functions for the Moreld Group.


  • Preferably State Authorized Public Auditor or similar. Master’s degree in audit, accounting, finance, or other relevant discipline. Long relevant experience and/or additional qualifications can compensate for lack of relevant formal education
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience
  • Strong IFRS and NGAAP knowledge
  • Experience with Tax regulations is an advantage
  • Preferable with experience from cloud-based reporting and consolidation systems (incl. planning and performance management)
  • Familiarity with Tagetik or similar reporting/consolidating systems is an advantage
  • Fluent in Norwegian and English, both written and spoken

Personal characteristics

  • Highly collaborative personality with integrity
  • Strong problem-solving skills – able to take up complex questions and perform rational assessment, and consult when needed
  • Strong communication skills
  • Positive and enthusiastic even in challenging situations
  • Capable of influencing and providing guidance within projects

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Partner / Senior rådgiver

Karoline Johansen