Open position: Financial Administrator

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Open position: Financial Administrator

ISFI is a driving force in the Sámi and global Indigenous film industry. We are building a sustainable and leading-edge Sámi film industry that is internationally visible and attractive. The Sámi film industry and ISFI are experiencing strong growth; therefore, we aim to strengthen our team by hiring a Financial Administrator for a permanent position.


As the Financial Administrator at the International Sámi Film Institute, your main tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the company’s financial functions, including budgeting, accounting, and reporting.
  • Administration of payroll and personnel processes.
  • Ensure compliance with current laws and regulations in finance and HR.
  • Responsible for monitoring ISFI’s grant portfolio and project reporting.
  • Participation in strategic planning and decision-making.


We are seeking a dedicated and experienced candidate with the following qualifications:

  • Proficiency in Sámi, Norwegian, and English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Preferably a bachelor’s degree in economics, business administration, or related fields. A master’s degree or relevant certification is an advantage.
  • Experience in finance, strategy, and personnel management is desirable.
  • In-depth knowledge of accounting and financial principles.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Thorough knowledge of relevant laws and regulations.

What We Offer:

  • Opportunity to work in a central position in a growing company with an important societal mission.
  • Opportunity to influence and shape our financial strategy.
  • An inspiring Sámi-language work environment characterized by positivity, collaboration, innovation, and enthusiasm.
  • Work within an innovative Sámi and international film industry.
  • Salary by agreement.
  • Permanent full-time position.

Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is December 10, 2023. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply as soon as possible.

Application Process: Send your CV and application to ISFI, Director Anne Lajla Utsi,, with the subject line ” Søknad Økonomiansvarlig– ISFI ”

Workplace: Buletjávri, Guovdageaidnu

We will review applications continuously and contact suitable candidates for interviews.

ISFI is an employer that values diversity and encourages all qualified candidates to apply regardless of gender, age, disability, or ethnicity. We look forward to receiving your application and welcoming you to our team.