Accounting Manager in Athens at clients' organisations

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

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Job Description

Accounting Manager

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

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • Manages Organisation’s Accounting and Tax Compliance function, and is responsible for the review and sign off of the various tax obligations (VAT, Withholding taxes, Corporate Income Tax)
  • Is responsible for Organisation’s Annual Financial Statements
  • Applies technical knowledge and advises for developments on tax/accounting legislation
  • Is responsible for the accounting processes and recommends changes for further optimisation
  • Evaluates accounting systems and provides recommendations for performance improvements
  • Ensures adherence to Organisation’s internal policies and procedures

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Master’s degree is considered an advantage
  • A minimum of eight (8) years of professional experience in a relevant role
  • Previous experience in FMCG companies is considered an asset
  • Very good working knowledge of Greek GAAP and IFRS
  • Strong knowledge in Accounting & Taxation
  • Holder of A’ class signatory rights
  • Proficient user of MS Office and ERP systems
  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and oral
  • People management & leadership skills
  • Accountability & results orientation
  • Decision making & eagerness to take initiatives