Senior Accountant

Job description

ABOUT US

At Kuoni Tumlare, we create truly inspiring travel experiences that go beyond expectations. Proudly part of the JTB Corporation, we curate and deliver group travel, and meetings, incentives, congresses, and events.

Trading under the brands JTB, Kuoni Global Travel Services, Tumlare Destination Management, Kuoni Destination Management, Kuoni Congress and Conference & Touring, our 3,000 plus team members are located across 34 countries throughout Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Americas.

YOUR ROLE

As a part of both the global and Hungarian Finance Team of Kuoni Tumlare and with various stakeholders in the organization, the Senior Accountant is responsible to support local business with in-depth financial information and analysis.

You will be responsible for raising potential financial, business, legal or other risks and opportunities, and you will have the opportunity to proactively shape a client-oriented and effective finance set up. Your suggestions for improvements and efficiency gains to the regional finance colleagues and local business heads will be an important contribution in this role.

YOUR TEAM

You will report into the Regional Head of Finance. You will form part of a wider Northern European international and diverse Finance team with close coordination with your finance colleagues in our Accounting and Finance Centre in St. Petersburg.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support processes related to O2C, R2R and P2P
    • Raise potential financial, business, legal or other risks and opportunities, suggestions for improvement proactively to regional finance functions and local business & function heads
  • Liaise with local authorities and advisors for legal and tax related matters
  • Participate and drive finance related projects
  • Support compliance with Local, Group and IFRS policies and legal requirements, statutory accounts and all tax matters across the operating systems
  • Support timely and accurate period close (monthly/ quarterly) and reporting
  • Liaise with St. Petersburg team provide the outsourced accounting services for the Hungary office to the agreed quality and timeliness
  • Support to local business by providing in-depth financial information and analysis
  • Support local cashflow (including timely collection of AR; cashbox management) and currency management

Requirements

TO SUCCEED IN THE ROLE YOU SHOULD HAVE

  • Financial degree or equivalent, preferably an accounting certificate
  • 2 – 4 years experience in a similar role, including very good understanding of the local regulations
  • Willingness and interest to learn and continuously develop, willingness to work in a highly international team
  • Hungarian, English language, Russian can be advantage
  • Experience in the similar industry due to VAT specialties is plus
  • Willingness to travel from time to time