Hill International is an international construction consulting firm that provides program and project management, construction management, cost engineering and estimating, quality assurance, inspection, scheduling, risk management and claims avoidance to clients involved in major construction projects worldwide.
Hill has participated in over 10,000 project assignments with a total construction value of more than $500 billion. Hill is a publicly traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE : HIL), and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ()
Position Title : Senior Accountant
Location : Athens, Greece
Reporting Line / To : Finance Manager Southern Europe
Duration : 6 months with a possible extension
Position Objective :
The purpose of this position is to take care of all accounting & reporting functions of South Europe entities of a US MNC.
The responsibilities include but not limited to :
Accounting entries for invoices, payments, adjustments, taxes, banks, accruals etc.
Time sheet & expenses recording & follow ups
Invoice creation and circulation to external and internal parties
Cost & revenue calculation / recognition for projects and making appropriate adjustment when needed.
Balance Sheet account reconciliations in Blackline including upload of supporting documents.
Vendor review and approval
Taking care of audit requests on ad-hoc basis, providing support & documentation to internal and external auditors.
Knowledge of filing tax returns and dealing with regulatory bodies is desirable but not mandatory
Monitoring Intercompany balances and ensuring it reconciles with counter party records
Reporting on AR & AP and Intercompany balances
Processing payments in bank account and applying receipts appropriately
Preparation of checklist for new projects
Providing information on projects status in set templates
Providing necessary assistance in the period end close processes
Education, Qualifications and Experience
Masters degree or CPA, CA (or equivalent) in accounting or Finance
Preferably 6-8 years of accounting experience in similar position
Extensive experience with accounting standards
Extensive experience in preparation of Financial Statements
Experience in Blackline is highly desirable but not mandatory
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
Analytical with good problem solving skills
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Experience working in multi-cultural environment and ability in multi-tasking.