Tax Accountant

Finance Istanbul, Turkey


Tax Accountant
About Optimas:
Optimas is a global distributor of integrated supply chain solutions, and engineering support focused on delivering fasteners, components, industrial and safety supplies to our diverse customers around the world. Our local, on-the-ground teams understand the nuances of every community we serve. This allows us to adapt with our customers and partners as needs evolve, leveraging our footprint to remain at your side while providing a highly personalized level of service and support no matter where you find yourself around the globe.
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Skill / Knowledge required for the position:
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in finance and accounting roles
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, Accounting, or a related field.
  • Working experience with Turkish taxation rules and Commercial Code
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications,
  • Experience in Logo Accounting System and Oracle Netsuite
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines,
Job Description
  • Able to manage accounting processes and ensure accuracy of financial records.
  • Monitor finance & accounting procedures, guaranteeing compliance with applicable local laws and regulations.
  • Following daily financial transactions and make financial reports to relevant managers,
  • Preparing monthly tax returns  
  • Preparation and approval of Corporate Tax Returns and Advance Corporate Tax Returns
  • Payroll Recording
  • Conducting periodic checks of the entire accounting system, accounts, and records,
  • Review and manage corporate income tax, transfer pricing, and other tax requirements.
  • Making efficiency improvements for tax optimization,
  • Implementing the company's accounting control and risk management policies,
  • Able to guide the accounting members on necessary issues and evaluate and improve their performance.
  • Ensuring the receipt of VAT refunds,
  • Preparation and submission of Electronic Ledgers
Key Competencies:
The ideal candidate must have the following competencies:
  • Strategic Vision.
  • Building organizational capacity.
  • Results driven.
  • Embrace change.
  • Collaboration and Influence.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Customer value and Market focus.
  • Ability to work alone and be self-motivated but equally the ability to be a Team player.
Our company is fast-paced, dynamic and has enormous potential like few others, thriving in an industry that's highly demanding and very competitive. Our success so far is based on finding the best talent and putting them together to work in a friendly, challenging and exciting environment. Talent is everything for Optimas.