Role details

Chief Accountant (m/f)

Łódź   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Management and Financial Accounting, monthly reporting
  • Manyufacturing company/ International reporting

About Our Client

Our client is a major multinational production and distribution company with growing operations in Poland. Due to continued growth of their organization, and changes in the finance structure, they are looking for an experienced candidate for the role of Chief Accountant. This individual will be fully responsible for managing the company's financial accounting operations.

Job Description

  • Responsible for leading and managing full accounting operations including the supervision of a team of accountants
  • Prepare financial statements according to Polish Accounting Standards, IFRS
  • Ensure that chart of accounts are in line with accounting standards, group controlling standards and legal requirements
  • Supervise and monitor the entire accounting process including general ledger, accounts payables, accounts receivables, inventory, fixed assets and cash management
  • Responsible for preparing tax reports (VAT, CIT)
  • Manage, develop, coach, and recruit operational team of accountants
  • Work closely with controlling team to prepare cyclical budgets and forecasts
  • Maintain relationships with third parties including financial institutions, auditors, tax authorities, etc.
  • Proactively work on improving accounting process and take an active role on bringing positive change into the organization

The Successful Applicant

  • University education with accounting or finance related degree
  • ACCA or other financial qualification is a big plus
  • Minimum 5 years experience in accounting, including at least 1 year of managerial experience
  • Experience in polish and international accounting standards
  • Excellent knowledge of commercial and tax laws
  • Ability to prepare tax reports CIT and VAT
  • Proven track record of leadership with the ability to motivate people
  • Understands key business drivers and proactively seeks out opportunities and recommends solutions that can be effectively supported
  • Experience with the use of information technology to effectively satisfy business needs
  • Very good written and oral communication skills in Polish and English.

What's on Offer

Base salary + benefits

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