Freyr AS are hiring Senior Accountant at Corporate HQ, Lysaker

Freyr Battery Norway AS
Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant at Freyr

FREYR is planning to develop over 40 GWh of battery cell production capacity by 2025 to take a position as one of Europe’s largest cell suppliers. This is the equivalent of a turnover in the region of 40 billion kroner. Many of our factories are to be located in the Mo i Rana industrial complex in Northern Norway, leveraging Norway’s highly skilled workforce and abundant, low-cost renewable energy sources. We have plans to build factories in other countries as well. Corporate headquarters are located in the Oslo area.

The company will supply sustainably produced, cost competitive battery cells to the rapidly growing market for electric vehicles and energy storage in Europe and globally. We will also develop other markets in marine transportation, aviation and offshore oil.

For more information, see our home page: https://www.freyrbattery.com



Do you want to make a difference and join what we believe is one of Europe’s most exciting start-up companies? FREYR is looking for an ambitions and competent Senior Accountant to join their fast-growing organization. The Senior Accountant will have an important role in implementing SAP as their new ERP system to facilitate efficient, accurate and timely financial reporting. The role reports to Accounting Manager.

Main Responsibilities include: 

  • identify, co-ordinate and process the daily operations of the accounting department
  • Overall responsible for an efficient Accounts Payable process
  • follow up the monthly financial closing process, including provisions, reconciliations and reporting
  • perform key controls of the Financial Statement Close Process and other processes in a SOX environment
  • participate in strategic financial projects, including the implementation of new ERP system
  • maintenance of accounting system, including development and training of internal users, to ensure efficient use of the system throughout the organization
  • collaborate with external auditors to ensure an efficient audit process
  • other fiscal reporting requirements
  • ad hoc tasks and projects


  • college or university degree in Accounting, Business or other Finance related subject
  • minimum 5 years’ experience from relevant position, preferably from an international company/group
  • solid knowledge and experience of accounting
  • strong interest in IT and system development to improve finance and accounting processes and reporting; SAP experience is an advantage
  • fluent English, both verbally and written

Personal Characteristics

  • entrepreneurial mindset that thrives in a start-up environment
  • responsible, self-driven and structured
  • flexible and motivated by working towards continuous improvement
  • strong communication skills
  • positive and team-oriented mindset, able to work effectively as part of a team

We Offer
We offer the right candidate an important role in a company developing Norway's first battery cell production facilities. Energy storage is an important key to the world's switch to a sustainable, green economy. FREYR is a frontrunner in Europe's rush to build capacity in battery production and we plan to move fast. With us you will learn a lot and a lot will be expected of you. We aim to pick high performers that will slot in immediately. We offer competitive terms and conditions. 

Register CV and a letter of motivation to be considered.

Respond by: 3 October 2021
Start Date: To be agreed
Location: Oslo

For further questions about the position, please contact Marianne Marker Holsing,
VP Financial Reporting and Controlling, Phone +47 977 74 577 / email: marianne.holsing@freyrbattery.com

For further questions about the position or process, please contact Jefferson Wells;
Sondre Bratteberg, Phone: +47 91 62 98 08 / E-mail: sondre.bratteberg@jeffersonwells.no

1366 Lysaker
Kraft og energi
Økonomi og regnskap,
Økonomi og regnskap / Økonomistyring og budsjettering,
Økonomi og regnskap / Regnskap


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