Head of Accounting

DXC Technology
Sofia, Bulgaria
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
16 Oct 2020
Job role
Finance director
Experience level
Job Description:

Job scope/summary:

Head of accounting is responsible for the efficient and effective functioning of the day-to-day accounting operations of the company, monthly/quarterly closing of Corporate books and annual statutory reporting, full compliance with the applicable legislation - tax, accounting, etc.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the timely and accurate maintenance of the financial books and records of the Company for Corporate and for Statutory purposes, in compliance with the applicable accounting standards - US GAAP for corporate reporting purposes and IFRS for statutory reporting purposes.
  • Supervise Accounting staff to ensure:
  • effective and timely production of all reports, statements, memorandum and any and all other documentation on behalf of Company on or before the deadlines set therefore;
  • the financial integrity of Company's books and records relating to the firm's activity;
  • timely and accurate processing of cash management, accounts payable and accounts receivable;
  • proper handling of all tax matters and timely filing of all tax return related to Company.
  • Interact with External Auditors to ensure timely and flawless completion of the audit of annual financial statements.
  • Interact with Tax Auditors to ensure timely and flawless completion of any tax audits that might be assigned.
  • Provide advice and support to BUs/Global Functions on accounting/tax related matters.

Key deliverables/ accountabilities:
  • Timely and accurate completion of MEC/QEC
  • Timely and accurate submission of applicable statutory reports/filings.
  • Efficient utilization of the available accounting resources

Working relationships:

  • Finance controller
  • Team of accountants
  • Financial analysts supporting different BUs/global functions

BU/global functions managers

  • Tax/institutional authorities
  • External Auditors
  • Bank
  • Customers

Education (degree) and professional experience required:
  • Bachelor/Master degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Professional experience: over 3 year professional experience as Head of accounting

Personal and Technical skills and qualities:
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Business acumen
  • Planning, communication and change management skills
  • Leadership, people management and influencing skills
  • Negotiation experience with internal stakeholders and customers

Other requirements:
  • Fluent in English language