OpusCapita has completed cooperation negotiations in Finance and Accounting Outsourcing business unit in Finland

September 07, 2016

OpusCapita has completed the cooperation negotiations in its Finance and Accounting Outsourcing business unit in Finland in order to develop current operations to meet market demand and customer needs. The negotiations started on 9 August 2016.

With planned new operating model OpusCapita aims at improving unit’s cost efficiency and service quality by simplifying processes, reducing overlaps and number of personnel. The company estimates to achieve annual savings of EUR 1.8 million as of second quarter 2017.

The scope of cooperation negotiations included 126 employees in the beginning of the negotiations.  During the process the amount was decreased to 105 persons. At the beginning of the negotiations the reduction need was 43 permanent positions at maximum and as a result of the negotiations the final reduction need based on financial and production grounds is 34 permanent positions in Finland. In addition, the scope included 12 fixed term employees whose employment continues until the end of December 2016.

The negotiations included following sites in Finland: Espoo/Helsinki, Jyväskylä, Kuopio, Tampere and Turku. As a result of the new organization structure and operating model, service delivery operations will be centralized to Jyväskylä and operations in Kuopio and Turku will be closed.

For further information, please contact:

Pellervo Hämäläinen, Communications Manager, OpusCapita
 tel. +358 40 674 5257

About OpusCapita
OpusCapita digitalizes and automates purchasing, invoice handling and payments, as well as cash management and supplier financing. With 600 million annual transactions of which 200 million electronic, we have the expertise to make buying and paying easier and more cost effective. You get end-to-end visibility, control and compliance of your spend and cash flow. In 2015 OpusCapita’s net sales were EUR 257 million and 2,100 professionals were serving 8,000 customers in 54 countries. Founded in 1984, OpusCapita is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland and is fully owned subsidiary of Posti Group. To learn more, please visit www.opuscapita.com.