Novo Nordisk Iran has opened a role for an accounting manager in Tehran. Apply now and be part of life-changing careers at Novo Nordisk. About Novo Nordisk: Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat obesity, hemophilia, growth disorders, and other serious chronic diseases. The position: As an accounting manager, your responsibilities will be beyond executional functions. You will be responsible for process improvement, development, implementation of the accounting strategy, and maintaining good relations with key external advisors. ● Leads NN Iran Finance team composed of accounting in accordance with Novo Nordisk policies. ● Make sure all local accounting and finance procedures and reports are in compliance with local legislation and Novo Nordisk SOPs. ● Ensure each employee in the finance department has clear responsibilities with segregation of duties is maintained. ● Ensure that the finance team is proactive, solution-driven, and customer-oriented. ● Group and local statutory reporting responsibility for Iran. ● Ensure strong relationships with group internal auditors and external auditors and promote an audit-ready mindset. ● Develop and implement effective internal control systems and procedures that safeguard the company’s assets and ensure timely accurate reporting. ● Ensure all necessary and relevant SOPs are in place within the finance area to secure sustainable and efficient knowledge sharing. ● Participate in cross-functional projects, steering committees, and task forces where financial expertise is required. ● Organize year-end closing and submit an annual questionnaire. ● Partner with the tax manager to ensure compliance with local tax and SSO rules. ● Develop clear roles and responsibilities between commercial and production finance teams. Contact: Please send/upload your CV only in English. Due to the high volume of applications being received for this role, please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted. Working at Novo Nordisk: At Novo Nordisk, we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company in the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds, and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve, and the communities we operate in. Together, we’re life-changing. Millions rely on us: To work for Novo Nordisk, you will need the skills, dedication, and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.
● Bachelor's degree in Economics or Finance; a Master's degree in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent with a focus on (international) accounting and tax legislation. ● At least 10 to 15 years of relevant work experience in accounting. ● Previous employment in big 4 accounting firms, international positions, international tax, general taxation, and the pharma industry is a big advantage. ● Strong knowledge of local rules and regulations in corporate and tax and accounting areas. ● Independent, responsible and conscientious, with a high degree of integrity, tenacity, and ability to judge. ● Advanced English and Farsi verbal and written communication skills. ● IT literate including professional data discipline. ● Confident to work in close cooperation with high-level executives and people of different cultural backgrounds.