Accountant with English

Employer: Cognizant Softvision
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: peste 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 19.09.2021
    Short company description

    We create impactful end-to-end digital products and solutions that result in relevant, memorable and rewarding interactions between brands and consumers. Delivering sustainable innovation, agility and a connection that inspires engagement and business transformation, we’ve worked with some of the world’s largest leading brands like Estee Lauder, Groupon, Microsoft, Macy’s, Mozilla, Lululemon, Neiman Marcus, among others. Cognizant Softvision has over 10,000 product, design and engineering professionals across a network of 20 studios in 11 countries and 5 continents.

    In Romania, we have been present since 1998 and we have continuously grown over the years into a powerful team of more than 1800 employees. With Studios in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Iași, Timișoara, and Baia Mare we embrace both IT professionals with strong software development skills and experience as well as young talented people, willing to learn, to develop their career and oriented towards success.

    With a unique approach that helps us deliver sustainable innovation and business transformation for the world’s leading brands improving their digital maturity. We work at the intersection of engineering, design, and strategy, to help our customers create game-changing digital experiences with our client-dedicated teams.



    Education: Economics or accounting background is a must

    Relevant experience:

    - minimum 3 years of experience in GL accounting and fiscal areas.
    - in accounting (GL)/advanced accounting/controlling/ analysis
    - compliance with fiscal rules and regulations
    - profiles with experience in Audit companies are also welcomed
    - experience in multinational companies, working with different global team

    - The candidates has to speak English at a good level of work

    - MS Office, Advanced in Excel
    - ERP system knowledge (People Soft/Oracle) it is a must

    Personal profile:

    - Good team worker, adaptability, flexibility in a changing environment
    - Must be very analytical
    - They have to be structured and detail oriented
    - Good communication skills
    - Proactive and with initiative
    - Motivated for a long term career in the company
    - Dedicated and available to work extra time in the loaded periods
    - Serious, respecting deadlines
    - Focused on finding the solution, not the blame



    Ø Assist the accounting managers with statutory and group accounting.

    Ø Handle layout, entry, verification, control, quality and consistency of transactions and accounts within his/her remit.

    Ø Ensure these activities comply with Group referential and Romanian legislation and such information is available within prescribed deadlines for preparation of financial statements.

    Ø He/she is member of Finance team

    Reporting line:

    Ø Reports to the statutory accounting manager

    Main activities

    Ø Prepare, make and record accounting entries in accordance with pre-established deadlines as well as Group and local rules

    Ø Check and analyze accounts in accordance with accounting quality standards and make substantiated accounts available to internal customers

    Ø Review the fixed assets transactions and fixed assets register recorded and prepared by Global teams in order to ensure the transactions are correctly recorded according to group and statutory rules; collaborate with Global teams in this respect

    Ø Prepare all the statistics reports

    Ø Prepare tax returns and other statutory tax declarations (as back-up activity)

    Ø Support the business with advices in terms of fiscal implication of different transactions, necessary documentation required to support the transaction

    Ø Participate in preparing answers to questions from tax authorities

    Ø At each audited closing, be capable of explaining all aggregates for which he/she is responsible and defending positions adopted (before accounting managers and auditors)

    Ø Validates all deliverables produced by auxiliary accounting

    Ø Propose in accordance with Group standards simplifications and improvements serving to optimize the processes he/she deals with

    Ø Provide requested information to internal and external auditors.

    Ø Contributes to and participates in progress activities

    Ø Perform internal controls within her/his remit in accordance with internal controller's instructions and on schedule

    Ø Assists with preparation of materials and presentations for the accounting managers

    Ø Execute any other tasks requested by the manager in order to realize the short term objectives of the department