Baltic Classifieds Group

Group Chief Accountant

From 4000 €/mon. Gross
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Vilnius - Baltic Classifieds Group

Job description

Since July 2021 the ordinary shares of Baltic Classifieds Group (BCG, ) are traded on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). In September 2021 it was also admitted to the premium listing segment of the Official List of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

BCG has been operating since 1999 and is the leading online classifieds group in the Baltics. BCG owns and operates 12 leading vertical and generalist online classifieds portals in Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia. The Group’s online classifieds portfolio comprises eight vertical online classifieds portals, including vertical portals for automotive, real estate and jobs and services, and four generalist portals, offering a wide range of products. The Group believes that in the online classified’s world, the number one in any market is in a tremendously strong position that is very difficult to surpass and has accordingly, through a combination of focused operations and selective acquisitions developed number one positions in all of its major portals.

The employees are incredibly proud of the BCG heritage, success and culture. All employees are shareholders in the company and the tenure of the senior managers across the business is over 12 years. Alongside this, the business has a tremendous focus on lean and efficient operations.

The group is constantly growing. Currently we are looking for a Chief Accountant - a group accounting leader with a passion for accounting and special attention to details.

The role:
  • Leads preparation and renewal of the Group’s internal policies and procedures, supervises Group’s adherence to it.
  • Supports and supervises operating companies (in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia) accounting practices and helps with insightful recommendations,
  • Proactively performs preventive quality controls and initiates corrective actions when necessary;
  • Performs London Stock Exchange listed parent company’s (Baltic Classifieds Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based holding company) accounting in accordance with FRS 102,
  • Performs Lithuanian parent company's accounting in accordance with Business Accounting Standards (BAS),
  • Prepares and submits tax declarations (both to HMRC and Lithuanian Tax Authorities);
  • Produces standalone accounting reports and monthly/quarterly/yearly statistics,
  • Helps proactively in Group’s Annual Reported Accounts preparation in accordance with IFRS,
  • Reports to group CFO and assists in preparing information required for the review and reporting purposes.

Requirements

  • Accounting and tax expertise, at least 5 years of experience in organizing company’s accounting in full,
  • University degree in Accounting, Finance or similar,
  • Good English language skills (both speaking and writing),
  • Willingness to learn,
  • Knowledge of the Lithuanian laws and Business Accounting Standards (VAS),
  • Excellent computer literacy,
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Experience with IFRS 9 and IFRS 16 is considered as an advantage.
  • Experience in working with English companies accounting and tax filing is considered as an advantage.

Salary

From 4000 €/mon. gross
Baltic Classifieds Group

Baltic Classifieds Group

Baltic Classifieds Group (BCG) is the leading online classifieds group in the Baltics, which owns and operates twelve leading vertical and generalist online classifieds portals in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. BCG's online classifieds portfolio comprises four business lines – (1) Automotive (Autoplius.lt (Lithuania) and Auto24.ee (Estonia)), (2) Real Estate (Aruodas.lt (Lithuania), KV.ee and City24.ee (Estonia), City24.lv (Latvia)), (3) Jobs & Services (CVbankas.lt and Paslaugos.lt (Lithuania)) and (4) Generalist (Skelbiu.lt and Kainos.lt (Lithuania), Osta.ee and Kuldnebörs.ee (Estonia)). The portals are accessible through the websites of the Group's various brands via desktop and mobile.