Junior Associate Operational Controller

Nielsen

We are looking for a dynamic, career-oriented and self-motivated individual for the position of Junior Associate Operational Controller, Cyprus.

Purpose

In this role, you will support local controlling and accounting for entities in Cyprus in coordination with the Operational Controller. You will assist the Operational Controller in performing local accounting activities for Cyprus entities and ensure compliance to the local core finance processes. You will also be responsible to support and execute accounting services, which include accounting for administrative expenses, assist in payment processing, coordinate month-end general ledger close, prepare balance sheet reconciliations and provide Income Statement analysis.

Responsibilities

Ensure adequate performance and reporting on the following by leveraging both onshore and offshore resources:

US-GAAP / Local GAAP accounting, accruals, and reconciliations

Payroll entries and VAT declaration

Intercompany transactions and reconciliations

Ensure compliance with all relevant global, regional or local policies, procedures and guidelines including account reconciliations

Ensure compliance with the statutory and tax accounting processes as directed by the Operational Controller; liaise with external auditors and/or tax and statutory consultants

Produce support during the US GAAP closing process including on quarterly and year-end reporting packs in accordance with corporate requirements

Assist during statutory audits in conjunction with local external auditors together with Operational and Revenue Controllers

Skills & Qualifications

1-2 years’ relevant professional experience in a medium to a large international company will be considered an advantage

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance

Currently enrolled and working towards ACCA qualification

Experience with ERP systems (preferably SAP)

Knowledge and experience with US-GAAP or IFRS

Knowledge and experience with Cyprus statutory requirements (statutory financial statements, tax calculations, VAT returns)

Flexibility to travel

Ability to work in a cross-functional environment with several interacting teams

Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills

Excellent analytical, problem-solving skills and attention to detail

Proficient in Excel

Fluent in English

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