ICOFR Financial Compliance Professional



Personal Qualities


We’re 23,000 colleagues in more than 30 countries delivering oil, gas, wind and solar power to 170 million people worldwide. Taking on tough energy challenges is our job. Right now, we’re facing an enormous task: supplying the world with the energy it needs, while lowering emissions.

We’re up for the challenge. Are you?

The position

By joining our team in CFO Functional Center of Excellence you will have the opportunity to:

  • Enhance Equinor internal control framework and design by understanding processes, risks and controls.
  • Identify and document internal control gaps/deficiencies and work with the organization to implement remediating actions.
  • Contribute to improvements and automation efforts to increase efficiency of internal control performance.
  • Train others on Internal Control over Financial Reporting (ICOFR) subject matter to enhance their control performance and understanding.
  • Understand and implement new regulatory requirements, including internal control over sustainability reporting.
  • Have close collaboration with the external auditor.
  • Be an active contributor in the ICOFR group/network with the goal to create a top quality internal control environment within the company.
  • Be a part of the competence centre within Finance and Control (F&C) delivering internal control services to oil & gas, renewables, low carbon, marketing solutions, corporate units and functions. Work closely with other team members and leaders both within the business lines and F&C. As we cover a range of different business units and competence areas, our ambition is to strengthen our team members’ cross-discipline skills. This gives you the possibility to use your expertise, learn and contribute to the business and our discipline.


Some qualities are essential for Equinor. You identify with our values, open, collaborative, courageous and caring, which guide our decisions and help us succeed and grow. You make safety your priority and contribute to our zero-harm culture. For this position, we are also looking for:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting, Auditing or similar subject.
  • Previous experience of working with accounting, auditing or similar.
  • Experience from key controls performance and development is an advantage
  • Strong professional skills with Internal control and Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX).
  • Ability to communicate complex professional matters to those not specialized in ICOFR.
  • Experience with using and/ or developing digital tools/ data analytics for financial reporting and internal control
  • Ability to work through others and build effective teams and develop talents.

General information

Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or a Scandinavian language. Applications submitted without necessary attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process. All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law. Furthermore, background checks are performed on all final candidates.

As a UK employer, Equinor has a legal obligation to ensure that candidates have the right to work in the UK. If the right to work in the UK has not been established, the employment or assignment will not commence until the necessary checks have been satisfactorily completed and acceptable evidence provided. Equinor reserves the right to withdraw the offer of employment or assignment in the event that the relevant requirements are not met.

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