Senior Accountant

Competitive salary
Posted 3 weeks ago
Job ID: 7179

Job Description

On behalf of our international client, we are seeking a Senior Financial Accountant to join a dynamic team and make a difference.

Working primarily on projects, this position offers both challenges and rewards, with the opportunity to develop through the Accounting team into a role with broad responsibilities.

The main deliverables of the Senior Financial Accountant are:

  • Assisting on financial accounting projects and consolidation processes as required
  • Oversee the financial accounts’ reliability for designated companies
  • Regularly implement efficient internal controls on closing activities
  • Preparation of annual statutory and quarterly management accounts
  • Serve as a principal contact for external auditors
  • Coordinate and prepare general ledger entries through comprehensive financial data analysis and cross-functional collaboration
  • Act as the primary Finance link for specific companies, supporting all functions

Skills & experience required:

  • Qualified Accountant (CA/ACCA/CPA/Expert Comptable or similar) - prior experience with Big 4 firms is highly regarded
  • Proficient in Accounting and Auditing principles, including IFRS and statutory accounting
  • Detail-oriented with excellent analytical skills, interest in learning and strong communication skills
  • Proficiency in SAP (a bonus), Excel, and Word
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication with the ability to liaise internationally
  • Self-starter with the capability to operate alone
  • Fluent in English - knowledge of French and other languages is advantageous

EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing our candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.