Senior Accountant (Paternity Cover - 1 year)

Luxembourg Europe

02 Sep 2022






1 - 3 years

Job Description
Date: 12/4/2022
Position: Senior Accountant (temp for parental leave cover for 1 year)

Division: Finance
Direct Supervisor:  bitFlyer Europe S.A. Finance Manager
Main Objective
-       Accounting and reporting production
Specific Tasks
-        Share of monthly accounting work:
o   Revenue accounting
o   Cost accounting
o   Client and firm cash accounting
o   Assets and liabilities accounting
o   Crypto accounting
-        Share of financial controls:
o   reconciliations
o   analytical review
-        Bank account administration
-        Payments and cash management
-        Budget and forecast data collection
-        Variance analysis preparation
-        Preparation of reporting to regulators
-        Annual audit work
-        VAT and tax reporting
-        Cooperate with Operations team to ensure controlled and effective client asset safeguarding and processing
-        Regulatory reporting, including to CSSF
-        Reporting to bitFlyer Group Head Office
-        Reporting to Management and Boards of Directors
-        Financial Planning & Analysis, including budgeting and forecasting and explanations for variances to budget
-        Cooperate with bitFlyer overseas offices in all finance related matters at global scale, with the purpose of ensuring transparency and alignment in all related aspects.
-        Participate in internal and global projects, to ensure good coordination of processes and work across whole bitFlyer group

Desired Skills
-       Qualified Accountant. e.g. ACA, ACMA, ACCA, CPA or equivalent
Experience / Knowledge
-       At least 5 years of proven experience and increasing responsibility in Accounting/Finance, preferably in regulated Financial Services companies (e.g. payment institutions, banks)
-       Good understanding of multicultural working environments
-       Experience of general ledger and closing process
-       Good knowledge of Luxembourg GAAP (IFRS and US GAAP also very useful), and accounting policies

-       English proficiency required
-       French/German proficiency desirable
-       Japanese desirable

-        Direct with CFO
-        Direct with COO
-        Direct with Risk and Compliance
-        Direct with Operations
-        Direct with coworkers of the Accounting, and General Administration division
-        Direct with overseas offices
-        Direct with auditors and advisers