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We are seeking to recruit an experienced and capable Chief Accountant to be their first key appointment in Cyprus. The successful applicant must be a full member of a professional accounting body (ACCA/ACA/CPA) and have strong IFRS knowledge.

Key Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for IFRS, including yearly and monthly closing process.
  • Prepare reporting to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Coordinate and guide group audits, communicate with external auditors and group entities.
  • Review of and reporting on financial and non-financial information.
  • Preparation of Financial statements and Management Accounts.
  • Handling and overseeing payroll.
  • Provide high quality service to internal and external clients: relevant, accurate and on time.
  • Implement and maintain group accounting and reporting standards and ensure IFRS compliant accounting processes.
  • Liaise with accounting departments of other group companies in various jurisdictions.
  • Responsible for all internal VAT and Tax queries.

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Educated to degree level in Accounting/Finance or related field.
  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CPA.
  • Vast experience of IFRS, Tax, VAT and international auditing standards is a must.
  • Ability to apply the standards in practice, including strong technical financial skills in accounting, control and systems.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in both Greek and English.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish effective working relationships with personnel at all organizational levels and contributing to a team, ability to be diplomatic and yet persistent.
  • Self-motivated and able to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment.
  • Highly reliable, trustworthy and loyal personality.

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