Accounting Officer

Accounting Officer

On behalf of our Client, a leading Investment Firm and Payment Institution, we are looking for an Accounting Officer to be based at their offices in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Processes payments and documents such as invoices, journal vouchers, employee reimbursements and statements
  • Enters, updates, and retrieves accounting data from automated systems
  • Posts financial data to appropriate accounts in an automated accounting system according to instructions
  • Reviews on-line transactions for changes and accuracy and corrects errors
  • Performs end of day procedure with the aim to reconcile the profit and position between the banking and the accounting system
  • Keeps records of VAT and prepares quarterly VAT report
  • Prepares bank reconciliations on a timely manner
  • Liaises with the Banks on matters relating to the Company’s accounts and with external auditors
  • Interacts with the rest of the Company’s Departments 
  • Prepares the required monthly, quarterly or half –yearly reporting to the regulators
  • Files and archives documents connected to the accounting function
  • Prepares and updates expense schedule and reviews against the budget of the Company
  • Performs related work as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Degree in accounting or any other subject with a strong accounting background
  • 3-5 years of experience in similar positions 
  • Experience in working with Payment Institutions, EMIs or Investment firms is a plus
  • Experience with Sage will be considered an advantage
  • Fluency in both Greek and English
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Responsible and careful at work

Benefits

  • Competitive remuneration package based on knowledge and experience
  • Provident fund scheme 
  • Medical Insurance
  • Sponsorship on work related training

All CVs will be handled with the utmost confidentiality.