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Finance Projects Lead

Sofia, Bulgaria · Finance

Finance Projects Lead

As a Finance Projects Lead, you’ll join the Controlling Team to support the Global Finance Team. You’ll work to strengthen SumUp’s core business by improving the efficiency of our team’s processes and procedures and ultimately the company’s operations and products. 

You’ll work with our Finance Projects Senior Manager and will be responsible to support various integration processes for newly established business lines or acquisitions and ensure the proper accounting and reporting processes are set in place. You´ll be joining different cross-functional teams when it comes to cross-team projects to improve the team’s performance and make the business even more scalable.

What you’ll do

  • Provide leadership and direction to internal and external resources on due diligence and post-integration projects

  • Support integration projects to ensure efficient accounting and reporting processes

  • Document internal processes to ensure that important knowledge is easily accessible and understandable

  • Liaise between Finance Reporting Managers and Senior Accountants

  • Prepare and review accounting deliverables as requested by other participants in the integration process

  • Keep monthly closing and reporting deadlines of new businesses

  • Ensure compliance with IFRS requirements and prepare, approve and review general ledger journal entries

  • Prepare monthly management accounts and variance analyses based on actual data

  • Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles in line with SumUp’s requirements

  • Support integration projects and key business activities like the SAP integration and the setup of new business lines

You’ll be great for this position if

  • You´ve successfully completed your studies with an Accounting background and are a qualified international accountant (ACCA)

  • You have 5+ years of relevant professional experience in accounting and 3+ years of experience in a project leading role with high financial responsibility

  • You apply your expertise in IFRS, bookkeeping and accounting principles and taxation on a daily basis

  • You’re a people-oriented leader with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to motivate, lead and support teams

  • You’re able to manipulate a large amount of data and like to think holistically as well as going into detail

  • You have excellent organizational skills and can handle multiple projects and stakeholders at once

  • You’re able to share knowledge and expertise from one individual to another

  • You have advanced knowledge of MS Office as well as experience working with SAP

  • You have excellent command of English.

Why you should join SumUp

  • We’re a truly global team of 2000+ people from 60+ countries, spread across 3 continents

  • You'll have the opportunity to make an impact as we work in flat hierarchies

  • You'll attend global offsites and regular team events

  • You’ll receive 25 days’ paid leave, plus 1 additional day for each year of employment

  • You can take up to 10 days’ educational leave to expand your skill set

  • We offer additional health insurance, a subsidised Multisport card, free shuttle buses from Joliot-Curie metro station and other great benefits

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we create powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that the small business owners we partner with can be successful doing what they love. 

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, colour, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

SumUp will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate.