Accounting & Finance Manager in Athens at clients' organisations

Date Posted: 7/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, a well-established organisation, seeks to recruit an Accounting & Finance Manager

Main Duties/ Responsibilities

  • Oversees the cycle of daily activities of the accounting and finance department
  • Ensures that IFRS and local GAAP standards are maintained
  • Responsible for monthly reporting and IFRS compliance
  • Manages the period end closing
  • Handles company’s statutory and tax compliance
  • Reviews of business performance versus budget, monthly forecasting, cash flows, operations analysis and balance sheet
  • Handles transfer pricing file management
  • Ensures compliance with all regulatory reporting requirements including tax returns, annual audit, etc.
  • Supervises all aspects of the department’s operations
  • Ensures adherence to company’s policies and procedures

Job Requirements

Main qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field; Master degree will be considered an asset
  • A minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in accounting, preferably in a multinational company
  • A minimum of 3 years in a supervisory position
  • Holder of A’ class signatory rights
  • Proven experience and understanding of both IFRS and local GAAP
  • ACCA or CFA will be considered a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office applications especially excel
  • Knowledge of ERP packages
  • People management and leadership skills
  • Accountability and results orientation
  • Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Organisational skills and ability to set priorities
  • Analytical and structured mindset
  • Flexibility and adjustability