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Chief Accountant (International Construction Company)

The Company:

The client of Acteon is a leader in construction and materials for bridges, tunnels, nuclear plants and other facilities (stadium, parking, hotels…). With over 2 billion Euros turnover and over 16,000 employees worldwide, they are a well known actor on the Russian market, recognized as a first class constructor, working on high complexity and high technology projects. They are currently looking for Chief Accountant with Financial responsibilities.

The Role:

  • Managing the full accounting and tax accounting (2 subordinates)
  • Handling daily accounting
  • Monthly, quarterly and yearly accounting books closure
  • Tax reporting
  • Providing direct support and counselling the Management on accounting and financial questions
  • Supporting the operations from accounting side (logistics, purchase, services…)
  • Working closely with European head-quarter
  • Be largely supportive and proactive regarding all activities of the members of the team and the office (admin, HR monitoring, document workflow handling, etc.)
  • Reporting directly to General Manager

The Candidate:

  • Higher education in Accounting or in Finance
  • 3+ years of successful experience as a Chief Accountant, ideally gained within a Western management environment
  • Knowledge of IFRS and experience with construction industry will be a plus
  • Sense of responsibilities, independent personality with ability to anticipate needs and forecast
  • Team player, open minded, resourceful, solutions driven
  • English