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VIA SMS Group is an alternative financial services provider operating across Europe. Since the company launch, it has expanded operations to 7 countries and has grown into one of the leading European consumer lenders. Company headquarters are located in Riga, Latvia. More information about the company is available on www.viasmsgroup.com.

Considering the fast-growing business, we are looking for a GROUP CHIEF ACCOUNTANT to join our Finance Department.

Your main responsibilities will be to:
  • Manage and control accounting processes in VIA SMS Group companies,;
  • Prepare consolidated financial statements according to IFRS standards and VIA SMS Group guidelines;
  • Develop and implement accounting standards policies and processes that are in line with international and local standards;
  • Ensure efficient audit and financial reporting processes;
  • Lead and develop a remote team of accountants and ensure efficient communication between group entities;
  • Maintain and improve the accounting system;
  • Travel internationally as required by the business
Desired Qualifications, Competencies and Traits:
  • Professional experience in a similar position in a suitable industry;
  • Experience with IFRS standards, ACCA will be considered an advantage;
  • Strong analytical skills, proactivity and flexibility;
  • Ability to work independently, delegate and manage a team remotely;
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to think clearly and broadly;
  • Ability to use modern technologies for acquiring, processing and systemizing information;
  • Experience with MS Dynamics NAV will be considered an advantage;
  • Excellent Latvian, English and Russian language skills
We offer:
  • Interesting and dynamic daily work in the progressive fintech company;
  • Competitive remuneration;
  • A comfortable workplace in the center of Riga;
  • Friendly colleagues and responsive management team
We are looking forward to receiving your CV and motivational letter with a reference GROUP HEAD ACCOUNTANT sent us by e-mail at hr@viasmsgroup.com.

Contact person: Jūlija Sorokina, phone numbers: +371 26322475 or +371 66100254