Financial analyst

Finance Porto, Portugal


Description

The Role:

Reporting to the Head of Finance, you will drive the required process and policy amendments that are necessary for prompt, worldwide and smooth execution on the standards. You will work jointly with the accounting coordinators reporting and accounting matters. You will have an important role for the accountancy of our company, working together with the whole team to achieve the goals for the monthly closing.

What you’ll do:

  • Prepare and record assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses entries by compiling and analysing accounting information;
  • Monitor sub-ledgers verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions and resolving discrepancies;
  • Analyse the reasonability of trial balances’ variances;
  • Analyse the consolidated information for the group, namely its Balance Sheet and P&L Fluxes, providing support in the financial statements’ disclosures;
  • Provide support in the implementation of new IFRS standards;
  • Comply with legal requirements;
  • Participate in meetings and guarantees appropriate progress;
  • Introduce, organize and implement new accounting policies and procedures for the group including international areas, actively innovating the way we work in order to drive efficiency;
  • Offer support to colleagues in specific accounting operations;
  • Guarantee that controls are carried out , recorded and are working efficiently and promptly;
  • Provide support on the external audit;

Who you are:

  • A professional with a bachelor or master degree in accounting, management, economics or auditing;
  • At least 4 years experienced in areas of accounting;
  • Knowledgeable of IFRS;
  • A person with strong drive for results, including proactive problem resolution skills in delivering stringent deadlines;
  • Proficient in conveying information efficiently and across departments;
  • A professional with outstanding writing aptitude and capability to organize presentations and papers;
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken is mandatory;
  • An Excellent team player with the ability to interact with different departments;
  • Considerable knowledgeable of spreadsheet software and basic computer systems, Microsoft AX and SAP will be a plus;
  • A professional with demonstrated ability to perform accurate numeric calculations;
  • An Excellent communicator;
  • Dynamic, with high sense of responsibility and autonomy.