Service Manager Accounting and Tax Service Manager Accounting and Tax …

TMF Group
in Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Permanent, Full time
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TMF Group
in Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Service Manager Accounting and Tax
About TMF Group

TMF Group helps its clients operate internationally and 'belong' wherever they are in the world. We do this by making sure they are properly set up to do business in any country and compliant with local and international regulations. In today's environment, increasing business complexity means that a one size approach doesn't fit all - and the penalties for getting it wrong are getting heavier. Operating in over 125 jurisdictions we provide our 15,000 clients with on-the-ground compliance and administration services so they can venture further.

TMF Norway AS employs more than 50 professionals across offices in Drammen, Oslo and Stavanger, servicing a diverse portfolio of sectors, including energy, real estate, mining, production and biotech. The experienced team is particularly specialized in joint venture accounting and reporting for the oil and gas industry.

Job purpose

The Service Manager focuses on service delivery, performance management, revenue enhancement and efficiency. The job holder has deep operational knowledge. He/she will follow up and act as key account towards major clients. The Service Delivery Manager will report directly to Head of Accounting and Tax in Norway. On the other hand Senior, Junior accountants and other personnel in the team will report to the Service Delivery Manager.

Key Responsibilities
  • Oversees all service delivery and client onboarding
  • Upholds client service quality
  • Ensures there is adequate local service expertise
  • Accountable for productivity and client profitability (revenue efficiency)
  • Drives the implementation and execution of performance management reviews
  • Accountable for enhancing operational efficiency for both service delivery and support functions
  • Accountable for process optimization
  • Owns the capacity planning part of the workforce planning

Other responsibilities
  • Primary focus is on day-to-day operational execution
  • Understands the financial implications of decision
  • Will delegate work across the team as appropriate
  • Empowers people to take accountability and achieve results
  • Coaches, develops and effectively manages performance of the team
  • Will share knowledge to ensure targets are met
  • Will ensure the team has a clear understanding of the team KPIs and will monitor performance against those KPIs
  • Will devise project plans to support the achievement of team goals/ objectives
  • Proactively builds a high performing, collaborative team
  • Understands what motivates individuals and uses this awareness to successfully drive individual and team performance

Key Requirements
  • Degree in accounting, preferably a master's degree in accounting
  • Excellent knowledge in Norwegian GAAP and regulations
  • Experience in Oil and Gas industry is must
  • Experience in service delivery and coordinating the teams
  • At least 5 years of working experience in accounting

Working at TMF Group offers

Learning opportunities: you will work with highly experienced colleagues who are ready to share their knowledge and will receive the opportunity to work on diverse and complex client requests. You will also be able to apply for and be supported for training.

Value-driven work environment: you can expect integrity and respect from all your colleagues and your leadership team.

Teamwork: an environment where we learn from our mistakes and work together to improve our processes continuously. A no-blame culture where teamwork is important, valued and lived daily.

Ambition: we are a growing company in which we constantly look for the next opportunity and where all ideas are welcome.