Senior Consultant (Chief Accountant)
Our clients are mainly foreign owned companies represented in Russia either as Russian Legal Entities with 100% foreign capital or as branches or representative offices.
The role will involve:
- Working as part of an experienced team on accounting outsourcing projects for multinational companies operating in different industries
- Maintenance of accounting and tax books of clients
- Preparation of accounting, tax and other statutory reports
- Preparation of financial statements in accordance with client’s corporate standards (IFRS, US GAAP, etc.)
- Design and development of methodologies and accounting policies, processes and tools
- Advisory on bookkeeping for designated areas
- Methodological support in automation of accounting
- Developing tax and accounting skills constantly, being involved in challenging projects
- Communicating consistently with your current clients, maintain an exceptional level of professional knowledge when holding such discussions and constantly coming across as a credible expert in your field
- Supervising subordinates and developing as a leader
- Managing more than one assignment / project
This position will be subordinate to the Manager of Financial Outsourcing & Consulting Practice.
Expectations to candidates:
- Higher education
- Experience in consulting area is a must
- At least 4 years’ of relevant experience – obtained either from professional services firms (as a plus knowledge of accounting and taxation of wholesale trading, service activities as well as currency control issues)
- Solid Russian accounting and tax knowledge (applicable for Russian and foreign companies)
- Experience in payroll processing and calculation of relevant taxes and social contributions
- Experience in preparation of tax, accounting and statistical reporting
- Strong “1C Accounting” software skills
- The ability and willingness to learn quickly, teach and coach subordinates.
- English - Upper-Intermediate
- Strong communication skills both verbal and written
- Ability to manage multiple engagements and to meet tight deadlines
- Result-oriented drive
We’re looking for consultants (different grade) with high degree of self-motivation and strong career aspirations, who want to develop and excel in a team-based environment. As an accounting team member, your actions will touch every part of our success.