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Team Lead Accounting

Sofia, Bulgaria · Finance

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero. Those who have the courage to follow their passion and who have the strength and determination to realise their dreams.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating 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 small business owners can be successful doing what they love. 

What you’ll do in this position

  • Organize the daily operations of the Accounting Team per Tribe/Businesses

  • Key liaison between Finance Reporting Manager and Accounting Team

  • Work closely with Finance Reporting Manager to ensure smooth and efficient reporting process

  • Responsible for keeping the monthly closing and reporting deadlines

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

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

  • Prepare annual stand-alone IFRS and variance analysis per legal entity

  • Review monthly balance sheet accounts reconciliation

  • Participate in the review of monthly VAT tax declarations for the entities in scope

  • Prepare annual CIT return for the entities in scope

  • Work closely with FP&A Business Partner and support the preparation of key deliverables per Tribe/Businesses (e.g. flash accounts, actual vs budget variance analysis, annual budget, budget reforecast, cash flow forecast, etc.)

  • Ensure compliance and right internal controls in place related to General Ledger

  • Control preparer/reviewer (mainly General Ledger Controls)

  • Support and participate in Control Self-Assessment testing process for the relevant businesses to identify and rectify any potential or existing weaknesses

  • Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles

  • Provide recommendations

  • Improve systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions

  • Support ad hoc projects like assisting with SAP implementation/upgrade, global chart of accounts implementation, Tax Audits, etc.

  • External/Internal audit assistance

You’ll be great for this position if you have

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA) or Master in Accounting is required

  • Qualified ACCA or equivalent

  • 3 - 5 years of increasing financial responsibility in a similar position

  • Proven knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, practices, IFRS, tax, laws and regulation

  • Advanced computer skills in MS Office and strong experience with SAP

  • Ability to manipulate large amounts of data

  • High attention to detail and accuracy

  • Fluent English both verbal and written

  • Ability to direct and supervise

  • People focused leader with strong interpersonal skills and ability to motivate, lead and support teams

  • SOX experience would be considered as a benefit

Why you should join SumUp

  • 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.

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.