Finance Assistant

Application deadline: 29/04/2023

Do you want to gain a broad insight into finance and play a role in making sure we deliver correct figures? Do you want to work in an international environment where you get to collaborate across offices and with people worldwide?

We are looking for an assistant to help us ensure we deliver high quality in executing various day-to-day tasks and projects in our finance team.


At Copenhagen Economics you will meet a team of highly skilled economists working together to combine hard facts and clear stories to help our clients make better choices in their political and commercial reality.

In Business Support, we are a dedicated team of around 15 people working with Human Resources, Communications, Finance and Office Management who strive to deliver high-quality solutions and processes that support the company’s strategy While we are spread across our four locations, we collaborate cross-country to streamline ways of working.


As a finance assistant, you will be exposed to a broad scope of finance tasks, ranging from accounts payable and accounts receivable to general accounting. You will collaborate closely with the rest of the finance team to ensure we deliver high quality in everything we do.

Working with us, you will be a part of a dynamic and international environment with colleagues who take pride in the work they do. We have an informal tone and put great emphasis on having a challenging and fun working day. You will be based in Copenhagen and report to our senior accountant.

Your tasks:

  • Processing incoming invoices
  • Handling expenses
  • Supporting month-end closing and year-end closing
  • Performing various day-to-day tasks
  • Supporting specific finance projects


You have a keen interest in learning ways of working within finance and enjoy being exposed to a broad variety of tasks. You are highly organised and meticulous and will seek to help the rest of the team deliver according to deadlines. You consistently strive to find more efficient ways of doing things.

You might have the following skills and profile:

  • You are currently a BSc or MSc student in economics and business administration or HA.
  • You might have some relevant work experience during your studies.
  • You have an excellent command of the English and Danish languages, both verbally and in writing.
  • You have hands-on experience with Excel.
  • It is a plus if you have worked in Microsoft Business Central and Continia, but not a must.

Expected hours of work: 20 hours per week


Please send your application, including your CV, cover letter, academic transcripts, and other relevant material no later than 29 April 2023. In your motivational letter, please elaborate on why you would like to work with us and why you believe you would be a good fit for the role and our team. We respond to all applicants, and successful candidates will be called for interviews on an ongoing basis.