Accountant

Counsellor

Job Description:

On behalf of our client, an accounting and audit firm, we are seeking to recruit an individual for the position of Accountant (CR/25).

The role entails the following responsibilities:

  • Managing the accounting for a portfolio of international and local companies: bookkeeping, ledger maintenance and reconciliations, general ledger control
  • Following up on client transactions and posting of financial transactions within the accounting software package
  • Dealing with day-to-day accounting operations including but not limited to the preparation and submission of the VAT/VIES returns, processing of payroll and social insurance administration duties
  • Monitoring all aspects of the financial systems to ensure policies, procedures and laws are adhered to
  • Providing effective support to Directors in the delivery of client service and completion of engagements
  • Engaging in communication with clients and maintaining client relations regularly
  • Providing solutions to clients based on current business and financial conditions
  • Participating in the design and implementation of the accounting plan of accounting engagements
  • Supervising, coaching and developing junior members of staff within the Accounting team

Requirements

The successful candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • Relevant degree from a reputable university and diploma of Higher Level in LCCI
  • Up to 5 years work experience in a similar position, handling both local and international clients. Candidates with less years of experience will also be considered
  • Knowledge of financial principles (IFRS), as well as tax and VAT compliance work
  • IT literacy with excellent knowledge and experience of Outlook/Excel/Word
  • Working knowledge of accounting and financial reporting software. Knowledge of Intellisoft software will be considered an advantage
  • Fluency in both Greek and English, verbal and written, is essential
  • Team spirit, good character and willingness to develop
  • Excellent analytical skills, time management, organization and evaluative skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Benefits

Compensation & Benefits:

  • An attractive remuneration package will be offered based on qualifications and experience
  • Opportunity for promotion as Head of the Accounting team based on performance

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