Financial Accounting Assistant

A Coruña, SPAIN - Finance

Job Description

As a Financial Accounting Assistant, you will support the Finance Direction based in Spain in planning, organizing, and controlling all financial aspects of the Company in EMEA. We are seeking talented candidates with a desire to work in a vibrant workplace and passionate about what we do.

The selected candidate will be self-motivated, and a fast learner, with the ability to take initiative and multi-task under tight deadlines. Those who thrive in this role will challenge themselves to improve financial processes and operations to take their career and the company to the next level.

We are seeking talented candidates eager to learn, very hands-on and detail-oriented person, but also with the ability to see the big picture.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Understand monthly balance sheet reconciliation process to ensure account balances are properly recorded and supported.
  • Support Accounting team so month end and year end closings are reliable and performed within required deadlines (Local GAAP accounting standards and in US GAAP).
  • Analyze and reconcile P&L accounts.
  • Assist preparing usual tax fillings (VTA Tax, Tax returns, etc).
  • Participate in meetings with Global Accounting team to prepare closings and provide support to the business.
  • Participate in meetings with Global Accounting team to prepare closings and provide support to the business.
  • Help with the adoption of new local accounting and tax rules as well as of new US GAAP accounting standards.
  • Provide ad-hoc reporting and analysis.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Location

A Coruña, SPAIN

Function

Finance

Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Finance and Accounting.
  • 2+ years experience in a similar position.
  • Good knowledge of Local GAAP. Knowledge of US GAAP will be a plus.
  • Excellent command of Excel and accounting software (experience with NetSuite will be a plus).
  • Used to working across global time zones and locations with people from all over the world will be a plus.
  • Strong organizational skills to manage multiple task in high activity, dynamic environment and meet deadlines.
  • High level of discretion maintaining confidentiality at all times.
  • Ability to work independently but also as part of a small team.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and results-oriented.

Employment Practices

We are committed to equal employment opportunity. We respect, value and welcome diversity in our workforce.

We do not accept resumes from headhunters or suppliers that have not signed a formal fee agreement. Therefore, any resume received from an unapproved supplier will be considered unsolicited, and we will not be obligated to pay a referral fee.

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