Experienced Accounting and Finance Professional

  • Company: KPMG in Greece
  • Date posted: 09 Jan
  • Ref. Code: EAFP-0120

Description / Requirements

KPMG in Greece offers an exciting opportunity for career growth. You will be joining one of the leading global networks of professional firms, which is well known for the ability and professionalism of its people and the quality of its services.

Due to continued growth of operations we are seeking to employ a high caliber professional for our Accounting services.

 

Position Requirements
 
Reporting to a Senior Manager, the right incumbent will be primarily responsible to assist the Accounting team to ensure performance and continuing growth of the business of our clients. More specifically, the main tasks can be summarized but are not limited to the following: 
  • Establish procedures to ensure accurate and timely update of accounts and general ledgers.
  • Prepare standalone and consolidated financial statements under Greek GAAP and IFRS.
  • Advice on the implementation of new and existing accounting regulations including Greek GAAP and IFRS.
  • Conduct business analysis to support the implementation of new accounting and reporting solutions.
  • Reconcile statutory with management financial information.
  • Undertake ad hoc projects, such as the implementation of new accounting processes / procedures.
  • Provide guidance to and monitor work of junior team members on the above.
  • Be able to prepare new financial and management reports from unstructured data and information.
  • Interface with multidisciplinary professionals within KPMG's other departments to deliver overall solutions to clients.
  • Attend meetings with and gather information from clients.

Candidate profile

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, or related discipline.
  • Master degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline, will be considered an asset.
  • Completion or near completion of ACCA / ACA or similar professional qualification.
  • Practical experience with IFRS reporting for standalone and consolidated accounts.
  • Ability to work independently and navigate through complex transactions and information. 
  • 4–7 years of professional services experience gained in a large professional firm or from working with a major corporation.
  • A strong background in financial management will be considered an asset.
  • Advanced Microsoft excel user.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in both Greek and English.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Professionalism, enthusiasm, career orientation, ability to work in teams. 
  • Stress tolerance and ability to multiple task, prioritize work and meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.

Remuneration

We offer a competitive remuneration package and excellent career prospects, coupled with continuous training and development.