sexta-feira, outubro 23, 2009

Contabilidade de projectos - finanças públicas

Project Cost Accountant
FreeBalance is a global provider of software solutions for public financial management, an essential part of the international development process. FreeBalance solutions support government modernization, fiscal decentralization, and public finance reform. Our software manages over $US 100 Billion in annual government budgets worldwide, affecting more than 700,000 civil servants and supports more than 30,000 government users.
We are currently seeking an Project Cost Accountant to join our fast-paced Finance department, Portugal
Main Responsibilities:
-Establish and maintain foreign business units and strategies
-Liaison between in country financial advisor
-Verifying cost information and comparing to project budgets
-Verifying purchasing and contract documentation against contractor invoices and cost allocation
-Monitoring project costs against budget and forecast
-Preparing reports on project under-runs and over-runs
-Monitoring contract compliance, change orders and budget approval
-Prepare, track project related cost and prepare reports as required
-Interfacing with Project Manager to reconcile cost control reports to GL
-Preparing monthly project cost control reports
-Monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting and reconciliation related to international subsidiary balance sheet accounts including multiple currencies – including inter-company and transfer pricing accounts
-Prepare and manage complex set of management reports
-Foreign currency translation, Year-end audit assistance, In-depth variance analysis -Application of GAAP
Education and Experience:
University degree in Accounting or Business Management
Designated accountant or in final stages of attaining an accounting designation (CMA, CGA or CA), 5-7 years relevant experience in similar or a related role
Specialized Skills:
Experienced with international business models and subsidiaries
Strong knowledge of general accounting principles
Experience in project cost accounting
Experience in tax accounting
Excellent organizational, planning, multi-tasking and problem solving skills
Highly self motivated, enterprising and results-oriented
Team player, able to work in a fast-paced environment, cope with changing priorities, and meet deadlines
In-depth experience with multi-currency accounting
Software industry experience, Advanced Excel skills
The successful candidate MUST read, write and speak English fluently.
This is a full-time, permanent employee position.
To apply for this position, please send us an email with your cover letter and
FreeBalance, Edificio Cyprum, Linda-a-Velha, Portugal