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Warsaw, Full-time

We are currently looking for a new colleague to join the Renewables Poland department of the Ignitis Renewables team, where you’ll be responsible for overseeing the day to day activities of accounting and payroll team and ensure that accurate financial and management accounts are produced. If that speaks to you, we’d be happy to welcome you to our team!  

About the role

As a Chief Accountant you'll:

You will contribute to green and secure energy ecosystem creation by:

  • Monitoring changes in tax and accounting regulations and their implementation in the company, and ensure compliance with accounting regulations and standards 
  • Managing all accounting processes by organizing and keeping the company’s accounting records 
  • Creating accounting policy and its development as well as conduct credit control and tax policy of the company  
  • Supervising daily accounting operations, in particular bookkeeping, control of payments and invoices, and settlement of costs and revenues  
  • Preparing reports for the Group, including monthly results, budgeting, forecasting, budgetary control and variance analysis  
  • Keeping close communication with external auditors and tax advisors, including preparation of materials and participation in a financial audit  
  • Advising the management board on financial and accounting issues and participate in strategic planning and decisions regarding investments and company development  
  • Managing the internal accounting and payroll team  
  • Identifying the areas for improvement and implement more effective accounting procedures, including the use of technology to automate processes.  

About you

You'll thrive as a Chief Accountant if You:
  • Master's degree in the field of finance, accounting or economics 
  • 5 years of experience as a chief accountant. Experience in the energy sector will be an additional advantage 
  • Proven track record in internal department building “from scratch” and with ERP software implementation (MS Dynamics preferred) 
  • Well aware of tax and accounting regulations, and familiar with international accounting standards (IFRS) 
  • Knowledge across audit processes and preparation of audit documentation 
  • Proficient user of accounting software Microsoft Dynamics 
  • Excellent leadership, team management and communication skills, with the ability to negotiate and manage external relations 
  • Strong organizational skills, ease of adapting to changes and ability to continuously improve and develop professionally 
  • English language. 
As part of our team You:
  • To take part in an unfolding energy transformation process to create a 100% green and secure energy ecosystem for both current and future generations
  • International team that is working on dynamic renewable energy projects
  • A hybrid work model (3+2) and flexible working hours
  • Extensive learning and qualification enhancement programs
  • Attention to physical and emotional health: wellness mentor initiatives and psychological support etc.
  • Additional paid days for health improvement, short-term illness, volunteering, and accumulated work experience.

Join a growing and increasingly international team of energy smart people united by a common purpose. We all play our part in creating a 100% green and secure energy ecosystem for current and future generations.

As we pursue our strategic goals to increase gender balance in Ignitis Group, we are indicating “f/m/d” next to job titles, meaning we welcome candidates of all genders – female, male or diverse.

Ignitis Group is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or gender identity, age, disability or other personal traits unrelated to work obligations.

About us

Do you want to contribute to projects that are changing the future of energy generation across the Baltic region? Ignitis Renewables is a part of Ignitis Group – a renewables-focused integrated utility. Our purpose is to create a 100% green and secure energy ecosystem for current and future generations.  

Ignitis Renewables’ objective is to develop projects empowering the further expansion of green and flexible production. Our team welcomes individuals eager to participate in the energy transition, contributing to the development of wind, hybrid, and solar energy projects, Power-to-X solutions, and the implementation of energy storage technology in the Baltic States and Poland. By developing new projects, the company is implementing the strategic goal of Ignitis Group to deliver 4–5 GW of installed green generation capacities by 2030.

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  • location iconWarsaw
  • Briefcase iconFull-time
  • Calendar icon07 June 2024
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