Accountant

D-Orbit

Direct Entry Job Permanent Lisbon, Portugal

Uploaded 23 Sep 2021

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Posting and processing journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded;
  • Perform bank reconciliations;
  • Reconcile Accounts payables and receivables;
  • Enter and file (digital archive) accounting documents;
  • Assist the Groups Financial team in the preparation of monthly/quarterly/yearly reports and closings;
  • Support payroll processing;
  • Establish strong IFRS accounting practices within D-Orbit PT;
  • Assist the CFO in developing controls within the growing group;
  • Be first point of contact for annual audit process and responsible for fulfilment of audit requests;
  • Manage the year-end financial statement production process;
  • Monitor for changes in IFRS and other relevant standards and translate the impact in the financials;
  • Assist with other accounting projects and ERP evolution.

Person Specification

Essential:

  • Degree in accounting, tax, finance or management;
  • Good knowledge of accounting best practices and bookkeeping;
  • Good computer skills, especially in Microsoft Excel;
  • Knowledge of an accounting software is a plus;
  • Team worker and ability to work under pressure;
  • Prioritization and organization skills;
  • High sense of responsibility;
  • Good written and verbal communication in English.

The Ideal Candidate may possess:

  • A technically strong accountant with knowledge of IFRS principles.
  • Strong communicator and able to work with different time zones and cultures
  • Understands the impact an operating model will have on reporting
  • Can identify opportunities to simplify, standardise and improve internal processes.
  • Able to work efficiently to tight month end deadlines