At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

Are you in?

Group Function Finance Specialist / SME

Job Description

Date: Oct 16, 2019

Our vision and purpose: “Our purpose is to empower an intelligent, sustainable and connected world. For more than a century, we have been putting smart tools in the hands of people in every sector of our society, creating intelligent technologies that drive positive change. We remain committed to this effort, leaving no one behind.” - Börje Ekholm, President and CEO, Ericsson



So..who is Ericsson today and, how it supports you and the community?

In a world that is increasingly complex, we are on a quest for easy. We are creating game changing technology that is easy to use, adapt and scale, enabling our customers to capture the full value of connectivity.
Find out how our IoT, 5G and automation technology stands ready to unlock a wave of new value



The impact of your role at Ericsson:

We are now looking for a Finance Specialist to provide financial expertise, in the area of Account Receivable. You will guide Group Function Finance, FBS - Finance Business Services, within FBS-Global Cash Collection Support, in order to achieve financial targets, compliance to directives and standards,

and operational excellence. You will also lead a virtual team within the Global Cash Collection Support area and offer them guidance and support to achieve the best results.


You will also:


  • Support targets & functional strategies;
  • Manage risk identification, drive deployment and monitor and drive policy compliance;
  • Support global transformation & improvement programs;
  • Formulate directives, instructions & drive the digitalization process within the area of competence;
  • Provide mentorship in your area of competence – assess, coach & share know-how within your team;
  • Create/provide training on requirements related to IT area;
  • Support/drive the reconciliations processes within the global gash collection area;
  • Be in constant communication with stakeholders.


How your expertise will make the difference (Qualifications needed):


  • Bachelor in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or equivalent;
  • Accounting & reporting skills;
  • Financial analysis skills;
  • Financial model and business knowledge;
  • Result oriented ;
  • Organizational skills – experience in promoting clear systems/innovations for the delivery of projects;
  • Presentation, influencing and communicating skills;
  • Experience in leading virtual teams;
  • Emotional intelligence.



Nice to have:

  • Passion for transformation (digitalization), resilience and perseverance;
  • Six Sigma certificate (Yellow Belt);
  • IT know-how;
  • Full command of Microsoft Office tools;
  • SAP and Tableau knowledge.


Benefits to suit your dreams (or What’s in it for you?)


  • Contract type: full time;
  • 25 vacation days/year (yes, we give you 4 days more, because you deserve it!);
  • WFH & Flexible Working Hours;
  • Medical & life insurance;
  • Gym subscription;
  • Career plan mentoring;
  • Flexible benefits from your favorite brands available on flexible benefits portal;
  • Internal learning platform to develop your knowledge, skills and competencies & curated external content -- articles, videos, courses, podcasts, and books from external libraries such as Skillsoft, Pluralsight, Big Think, EdX, TED Talks, Khan Academy, YouTube, and the open web itself (learning platform mobile enabled);
  • Part of an active community via Brand Ambassadors, CSR Activities, Sports Teams;
  • Competitive referral bonuses for recommending your friends to work at Ericsson;
  • In case of travel, daily allowance, transport, and accommodation will be paid by the company;
  • & more other benefits that the recruiting colleagues are looking forward to present them to you, once applied.







Ericsson provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetics.

Ericsson complies with applicable country, state and all local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location across the world in which the company has facilities. In addition, Ericsson supports the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights and the United Nations Global Compact.

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Ericsson expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetic information.


Primary country and city: Romania (RO) || || Bucharest || Consulting&SysInt

Req ID: 300786