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Senior accountant

Αθήνα, Αττική 106 71
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As an accounting analyst at IBM you'll be a key player inall aspects of strategic payments planning. Youwillmake significant contributions to high-profile operational initiatives as the business continues to grow globally.

Your Role and Responsibilities
We are looking for an experienced Senior accountant to oversee statutory accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions.
Senior accountant, organizes and coordinates all statutory accounting daily activities and period closings, prepares statutory accounting books (IFRS and Tax) and signs off annual financial statements.
A successful Senior accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts. Senior accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy, effectiveness and timeliness in all of our statutory accounting tasks.
Reporting to the Management in our Regional Accounting Center in Bratislava and to the Country CFO, senior accountant will be a strategic partner between the local finance team and the Center in Bratislava to deliver best-in class statutory accounting services to our organization.

  • Monitor changes in accounting legislation and inform relevant stakeholders
  • Provide guidance to centralized accounting team, in order to comply with the local GAAP principles. Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency, ensure compliance by reviewing and recommending modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Maintain tax books under tax manager guidance
  • Perform complex accounting reconciliations
  • Perform Deferred Tax Calculation for IFRS purposes
  • Support direct internal and external audits, as well as tax returns
  • Review and Approve/Sign statutory financial statements prepared by Regional Accounting Center
  • Timely submission of accounting reports to the relevant authorities (AADE, Bank of Greece, Elstat, etc)
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Liaise with Country Finance management to improve financial procedures
  • Develop and maintain e-books according to new law requirements
  • Handle Special Projects such as new system implementation, merger or acquisitions

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 7-10 years proven accounting experience, preferably from a multinational company in Information Technology or similar industry, or accounting / Big4 company.
  • Proven tax accounting experience
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
  • In-depth understanding of Greek Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (Greek GAAP)
  • Ability to work with multiple accounting systems (IFRS- USGAAP - Greek GAAP) and reconcile them
  • Awareness of business trends
  • Expert in financial accounting statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Experience with working in a centralized accounting operations environment
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant
  • Mastered MS Excel skills
  • Fluent English language
  • Relevant certification (e.g. ACCA or CPA) will be preferred
  • A' class signatory right is prerequisite

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBMs financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk.Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



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Posted: 2020-01-05 Expires: 2020-02-04

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