QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB DESCRIPTION
We are looking for a “FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING MANAGER” for one of our clients (%100 foreign capital), operating all around the world with a world-class product portfolio to provide excellence in construction, paint and coatings, precious metals mining industries. The company is specialized in innovative specialty chemicals.
Qualifications and Experience:
University degree from 4-year Business Administration / Economics / Finance department
10+ years of work experience, in a similar position within multinational company (preferably in specialty chemicals industry)
Strong accounting, finance and tax background with good understanding of local law (especially tax laws) and accounting standards.
Vast knowledge of all local tax regulations, local GAAP, IFRS and IAS
Strong analytical skills with a very careful attention to detail in every step of operation and analysis,
IT literate – SAP knowledge is a priority, excellent MS Excel knowledge, familiarity with any integrated business analysis tool is a strong plus (SAP BI/cognos/essbase/hyperionetc).
Preferably holding a CPA or Sworn-in CPA license
Ability to work independently, as well as communicating with regional offices.
Detail-oriented, proactive professional with solid interpersonal skills.
Must be willing to take on a hands-on role. Flexible to change and used to working in an international environment.
Fluent in English and native in Turkish.
Ensure proper financial transactions aligned with Group accounting standards and local rules/legislations
Review monthly, quarterly and yearly closing activities
Ensure compliance with tax, legal and regulatory matters,
Internal and external reporting
Make sure about proper import and export accounting, e-invoice and e-ledger transactions
Communication with external auditors, tax consultants, tax office and other institutions
Managing Bank Relations together with Regional Finance and Group Treasury
Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures
Supporting business and other departments in accounting and financial topics
Assisting Regional GS Head and Regional Finance Manager on relevant topics.
Lead the preparation and timely filing of tax returns in compliance with Turkish regulations,
Capable of communicating precisely and effectively with internal stakeholders up to GM level.
Organize and execute collection of accounts receivables and propose actions to improve the system,
Responsible for the timely compilation of the monthly and annual closings including the communication of the closing timetable within the organization.
General accounting incl. payables, receivables, fixed assets, salaries, staff and travel expenses and cost accruals;
Payroll/social insurance and pension with support from payroll company;
Liquidity planning and reporting and cash flow management;
Assist in Preparation of management analysis, sales reports and other ad hoc management reports; Tax and other local compliances;
Taking the time to identify and implement opportunities for process improvement and efficiency;