Accounting Supervisor in Athens at clients' organisations

Date Posted: 1/11/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

On behalf of our client, MDA Hellas, we are looking to recruit an Accounting Supervisor.

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • Manages accounting operations, including accounts payable/receivable, general ledger entries and bank reconciliations
  • Calculates the monthly payroll and administers the relevant documentation, maintaining updated records
  • Files social security returns and relevant documentation to EFKA, SEPE and OAED
  • Prepares and submits withholding tax returns
  • Validates and processes all monthly and yearly payments, including payroll, vendors and tax liabilities
  • Handles the preparation of the annual budget, including readjustments
  • Manages the month-end and year-closing activities
  • Produces regular and/or ad hoc financial reports
  • Ensures compliance with all statutory requirements and tax regulations
  • Proactively performs preventive quality controls and takes corrective actions when necessary
  • Communicates with external legal firm about labour related matters
  • Provides consulting support in accounting, tax and labour issues
  • Acts as the point of contact for statutory auditors and other stakeholders

Job Requirements

  • BSc in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
  • MSc will be considered an advantage
  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a relevant position
  • Proven knowledge of local GAAP (Greek accounting standards)
  • Solid understanding of tax and labour legislation
  • Strong familiarity with ERP packages (i.e., Ermis/Lavisoft, PBS & Paycheck/Prosvasis) will be considered an asset
  • Holder of A’ or B’ class signatory rights
  • Proficient in MS Office, especially Excel
  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and oral
  • Outstanding organisational & time management skills
  • High level of accuracy & attention to detail
  • Flexibility and adjustability