Chief Accountant (f/m/d)

Bulgaria, Sofia
Career level

Who we are

HSH Chemie is No. 1 Chemical Distributor in Central and Eastern Europe with more than 30 years of experience and 14 office locations in Central and Eastern Europe.  

Our Headquarter in Hamburg, Germany, is responsible for the strategic management and planning for our employees worldwide – our "HSH family" includes more than 300 employees. As a 100% family-owned company, it is very important to us to live values such as cohesion, loyalty, trust and reliability. 

We are always on the lookout for new talent as we continue to evolve.

Chief Accountant (f/m/d)

Your responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Managing Director for Bulgaria and the Group Chief Accountant
  • You will be in-charge of all accounting activities in our local HSH office
  • Ensuring a smooth monthly and annual closing process – supporting correct and timely checking, reporting and analysing accounting data
  • Fully responsible for preparing financial and performance reports, assisting all departments with annual budgets and reviews, internal control and tax studies
  • Handling local Finance & Accounting team activities by delegating and organizing the tasks, and monitoring and supporting their execution
  • Ensuring that our local HSH office abides with the set of laws implemented by the state, as well as observing the adopted corporate rules, related to taxes and handing financial transactions, and in regards of the classification of accounting documents and keeping all required register
  • Monitoring financial performance and cash flows of the Company, revising any discrepancies of reports, checking the Company’s assets and liabilities that could affect its equity in the future
  • Managing the communication with National Revenue Agency (NRA), National Social Security Institute (NSSI), National Statistical Institute (NSI), Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) and other state authorities (and preparing related documentation)
  • Communicating effectively and in a timely manner with all units within the local Company and with our colleagues from the Group Finance Team

Your profile

  • University background in Finance & Accounting field of education
  • Previous relevant work experience is a mandatory requirement
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of the Bulgarian accounting and tax legislation
  • Previous experience with German Accounting Standards would be considered an advantage
  • Excellent computer literacy (Microsoft Office suite, especially data processing with Excel, ERP systems, etc.)
  • Bulgarian and English languages - ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in written
  • Analytical skills, attention to details and ability to cope with deadlines are essential for the role
  • Team player, responsible, proactive and friendly attitude
  • Curious and adaptive, wiling to learn continuously and to exchange knowledge and experience in favour of team’s best interest
  • Willingness to travel abroad when necessary to join Group Finance Meetings, Group Management Meetings in our Headquarter in Hamburg, Germany

Are you ready for this unique career opportunity? Grab your chance and apply today!

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence. Your personal data will be used for the sole purpose of the recruitment process and all records will be destroyed once the process is completed. For further questions, objections and complaints related to the collection, processing, storage, and destruction of your personal data you may contact our Compliance Manager (1505 Sofia, 48 Blvd. Sitnyakovo, floor 3, office 301).


Our Offer to you

For this position there are several benefits waiting for you.

Family-run company

Work in an international environment

Motivated team and flat hierarchies

Pleasing work atmosphere

Possibility of personal development

Attractive compensation package

Your way to us

We want to work transparently with you throughout the application process. Therefore, we have put together the next steps until you are part of the HSH family.


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