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Primary Location: 

Norway - Asker, NO

Function:  Finance & Control
Job Category:  Support Functions

Finance Expert

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and leading the industry's transformation towards a Smart Marine Ecosystem. With the world’s widest portfolio and service network, we – Wärtsilians - deliver efficient, safe and sustainable integrated products and solutions to enhance the business of our customers. The opportunities presented through digitalisation and new technologies are offering a new era of shipping. Did you know that shipping is the world’s most efficient mode of transportation and that approximately 90% of world trade is carried by sea?

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


Wärtsilä Gas Solutions is a global business line within the Marine Solutions division. The business has people located in many locations such as Norway, Poland, UK, France, Finland and China. The business unit has end-to-end responsibility from Sales through to commissioning of completed systems.  

Wartsila Gas Solutions offers systems and solutions related a number of oil & gas segments. The scope includes marine LNG and LPG cargo systems, fuel gas systems for marine vessels and biogas systems.


Our organization in Asker are searching for an Expert within Finance with spesifc responsibilities listed below : 

•    Monitoring incoming and outgoing payments to identify and request realization of correct currenct forward contracts.  
•    Consolidate information from stakeholders in the organization and request new currency forward contracts through Group Treasury.
•    Posting of gains and losses from realization and valuation of currency forwarded contracts
•    Monitoring, consolidate and report currency exposure on company and project level.
•    Ensure correct action is taken for identified currency exposures.
•    Maintain and further develop tools and models needed for above tasks.
•    Execute period end tasks.



  1. Bachelor’s degree or Master degree in finance, accounting, economics or similar.
  2. Working Experience: 0 - 5 years
  3. Knowledge of the ways of working of currency markets and instruments, and/or knowledge of the international accounting standards for hedge accounting
  4. IT skills: highly proficient use of MS Office and especially Excel. Other relevant tools are SAP, Quantum and IFS. 
  5. Language: proficient in spoken and written English and Norwegian

Last application date: 26/09/2020

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com