Head of Accounting/Finance (CFO) 8 views

Job Overview

Position: On behalf of our client, a well-established Group of Companies operating in the food, beverage and catering industry, we are seeking to recruit a Head of Accounting/Finance (CFO).

Reporting: To the group CEO

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Oversees Accounting department, planning, budget preparation, control and audit functions.
  • Works with other departments heads to monitor financial performance and make recommendations.


  • The preparation of all financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, cash flows, shareholder reports, tax returns and governmental reports.
  • Ensure that all members of the accounting and finance team are trained to the required standards to achieve successful completion of all tasks/projects.
  • Leads the supervisor’s team of the accounting department, reviews work process and suggests improvements to current methods.
  • Works with the CEO and other executives to coordinate planning, set targeting, track performance and establish priorities.
  • Identifies opportunities for business, profitability, cash flow and ROI growth.
  • Monitors performance Vs budget and recommends corrective actions when needed.
  • Leads internal audits to assess the effectiveness of internal controls. He recommends initiatives to prevent waste, inefficiencies and fraud.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • At least 10 years of relevant experience.
  • At least 5 years’ experience with a sizable accounting department of a major organization.
  • Membership in a professional accounting body (ACA / ACCA / CPA).
  • University degree in Accounting or Finance or related field (is an advantage).
  • Proven record of team management and leadership skills which foster a positive and challenging working environment.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Great knowledge of current accounting practices and techniques.
  • Fluency in both Greek and English (verbal and written).


Please send your Cover Letter and CV to email address: evagoras@mycounsellor.com.cy

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality.

Only successful candidates will be contacted; therefore, we thank you in advance.

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