Main Accountabilities 
Creating, maintaining and managing the AP/ AR/ CM/ GL accounts and the chart of accounts
Maintaining the balance sheet structure according to legal and company requirements (IFRS/ HGB)
Executing regular period-end closing postings
Reconciliation of the balance sheet accounts
Preparing the monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements according to IFRS, and supporting statutory accounts
Drafting the advance sales tax returns and annual returns
Formulating the foreign VAT returns
Preparing the company’s annual tax returns
Acting as contact person for the group, tax consultant, accountants and tax authorities
Executing special tasks in the financial accounting and assistance in clarification of accounting issues 

Professional Skills
Background in Finance & Accounting, Economics or Business Administration
5 years of professional experience in General Ledger
Training/ experience as an international accountant is desirable
Very good knowledge of tax law, IFRS and HGB
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
Experience in SAP/ Microsoft AX
Fluent (both written and spoken) German

Personality Profile
High attention to detail
Ability to work effectively with internal and external customers
Service orientation
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Good communication skills
Strong mathematical and analytical skills
Ability to identify, manage and implement small process improvements.

@Our client is a German group of companies that has centralized it's accounting services in a new Shared Service Centre in Sibiu.