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GL manager



NKT, a leading power cable producer with Headquarters in Denmark, is seeking a GL Manager who is eager to work in a fast-paced environment. You will be an integrated part of the dynamic overall Accounting team in Kaunas and you will be leading a team of 3 skilled hardworking GL accountants.


What can you expect from the position?

You will be based in an international environment in a brand-new office in Kaunas. We are looking for a skilled GL Manager focusing on delivering results at high quality and a good ability to manage stakeholders. You should be a dedicated people manager for your team, and you will have various interactions within the other teams in Kaunas as well as other stakeholders.


The main tasks will be to manage and oversee the daily operations in the GL accounting team and deliver service in line with agreed controls, policies, and procedures. You will support, organize, and control the accountants work as well as participate in their professional development. You will handle month-end, quarter-end and year-end closing including drive both internal external audit processes, and you will ensure accuracy of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and compliance to internal policies and procedures. Other tasks will include:

  • Oversee and handle legal compliance processes
  • Oversee and processing G/L transactions including accruals, corrections, intercompany trades
  • Various other ongoing and ad hoc tasks within GL accounting


What do we expect from the candidate?

The candidate should have a degree in Accounting/Auditing, Finance, Business administration or similar, and 3-5 years of functional experience within general ledger accounting and reporting. 2+ years in a supervisory or managerial role preferably from a Shared Services / international environment in G/L operations. International experience is preferable joining a global company. On top of this, we expect the following from you:

  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office (mainly Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Fluent written and oral English
  • Strong technical accounting background with depth knowledge of overall accounting processes  
  • Audit experience is considered as an advantage
  • Knowledge of SAP or similar ERP system preferred


We are offering to work in a brand new open-office environment at Kauno Dokas, flexible working time, international environment, and professional working culture.

Salary from 3.350 Eur Gross


Contact and application

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.

Please apply via website. If you have any questions, please contact HR Manager Sonata Laurinaviciene, HR Manager, Tel: +37061211105


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 3,900 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:  04-Jun-2021

Kaunas, LT, 44250

Type:  Permanent

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