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Sr Financial Analyst



Can you ensure financial and analytical insights to the business?  And do you thrive with taking responsibility, building frameworks from the ground and engaging the business based on financial insights in a young and energetic team? Then you might be our new colleague.

NKTs purpose is to Connect a Greener World – we have a growing business and need to continue to improve financial performance in the coming years.

The role is centrally placed in our headquarter in the Copenhagen area , and it will cover the entire Financial Planning & Analysis area which centers around group forecasting & planning processes, analytical special assignments like M&A, framing business plans, implementation of KPIs for performance management, participation in performance review meetings – and in general bringing financial insights and deep data understanding to many special tasks to help the business. The role is central in engaging in analytical tasks or projects across the entire organization and with direct interactions at EVP level.   

Important tasks are also to work closely with the business lines on analytics to improve profitability, cash flow or strategic positioning and facilitate group management/board decision insights. 

Key responsibilities

  • Financial planning, short and long term; become a core resource in the execution of our new Rolling forecast model
  • Performance management; Business and leadership engagement through KPIs and data transparency 
  • Financial transparency; enable the business to understand financial impact short and long term
  • Monthly, quarterly and yearly reporting against forecasts and strategic plans
  • Building forecasts
  • Participating in ad hoc analytics where financial insights are needed, this could include major investments, scenario analysis and business portfolio development 
  • Future proofing the above through persistent focus on standardization, automation and data transparency 
  • Investment optimization
  • Drive scenario analysis and “what-if” analysis
  • Prepare investment analysis (business cases incl. pressure testing)
  • Involved in larger investment and business development projects 




Ideally, we are looking for a colleague with +5 years of experience to hold the role of Senior Financial Analyst. But if you have 2-5 years in a similar role, or from within consultancy, you could also be an interesting candidate and we will ensure you grow into the senior role. The ideal candidate holds a MSC or MBA focused on Business, Finance or Economics or can have different background where financial modeling and reporting is required.  

The ideal candidate should possess the following experience and competences: 

  • Strong Financial toolbox and ideally a strong IT acumen
  • Solid capabilities in Excel modeling and the skillset to translate numbers into winning PowerPoint presentations  
  • The right candidate could have a background from similar positions in industrial companies or consultancy firms; corporate finance from Banking could also be a way into the role  

NKT offers an exciting and professionally challenging job with professionally skilled and engaged colleagues in international surroundings. We also offer good prospects for personal development.

15-30 travel days a year is expected.


Contact and application  


Please apply at our website soonest possible as applications are reviewed, and interviews conducted concurrently. 

If you have any questions, you are very welcome to contact us: 

For the job, call:
VP, Head of FP&A Viktor E. Rasmussen
Tel:  +45 61 20 38 53

For the process, call:
HR Director, Susanne Frigast Rasmussen
Tel: + 45 25 63 59 72

We are looking forward to receiving your application.   



About NKT  

NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,300 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realized a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com.  



Posting Date:  15-Apr-2021

Broendby, DK, 2605

Type:  Permanent

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