Chief Accountant

Job Purpose
The proper application of financial accounting services 

Accountabilities
– Oversees the accurate and timely management reports and financial statements
– Ensures the good analysis of financial information
– Ensures that the appropriate accounting control procedures are applied
– Ensures the continuous management and support of budget and forecast activities
– Analyzes and advises on business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues
– Supports the BU/JV in understanding its costs of goods and services, and margins
– Supervises the proper updating of the chart of accounts and the list of analytical accounts, transfer charges and cost accounting definitions necessary to perform the controlling missions
– Resolves accounting discrepancies and irregularities
– Establishes and monitors the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures
– Monitors and supports taxation issues
– Is responsible for the development, performance appraisal and succession planning of all direct and indirect reports.

Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Qualifications

– Minimum 7 years of experience in Finance Function
– Demonstrates a successful track record as an accountant preferably within a multinational organization
– Strong interpersonal, communication, public speaking, and presentation skills
– Russian fluency required