Ajax Systems is a full-cycle company manufacturing security equipment and developing software. The Ajax product range includes 36 devices and four apps. Our mission is to bring professional security closer to people. Our product hits the markets in over 120 countries and is recognized as the most awarded security system in Europe.

Ajax Systems seeks knowledgeable and critically thinking Head of Accounting to join Group’s Finance Department.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Acting as a person in-charge for financial accounting function of the group - controlling and overseeing financial accounting process both in Ukraine and overseas, ensuring compliance with IFRS and local GAAPs;
  • Leading the group through annual consolidated financial statements audits conducted by a Big-4 member firm;
  • Supporting the accountants in conducting statutory standalone financial statements audits by local auditing firms;
  • Being a person in-charge for group’s tax planning, including transfer pricing arrangements;
  • Providing advice and guidance to colleagues inside and outside the Finance Department on complex accounting matters requiring knowledge of accounting principles, sound judgement and persuasion skills;
  • Driving processes for improvements in accounting, reporting and tax planning of the group, partnering with Business Process Automation Department in bringing change to the way things are getting done.

Requirements for a successful candidate:

  • Master’s degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, or related fields;
  • ACCA certification either completed, or close to competition would be an advantage;
  • Preferably 4-5 years of experience at a Big-4 firm as an auditor or a management consultant and at least 2 years of experience in industry in a similar role;
  • Fluency in English is a must to be able to communicate with English-speakers and represent the group on calls with auditors, service providers, candidates etc.;
  • Being proficient in IFRS;
  • Hands-on experience in international taxation, tax planning and transfer pricing;
  • Experience in business processes automation;
  • Solid soft skills to manage the team and the task flow;
  • Critically thinking mindset, analytical and problem-solving skills.

What we could offer:

  • working in dynamically growing multinational and multicultural Group;
  • ability to add value to the business by applying your knowledge and skills;
  • courses and workshops for professional growth, including obtaining or maintaining ACCA membership;
  • Ajax security system kit (you will be a part of the beta testing program and will be able to test new devices and features before official release);
  • full-time, flexible working hours.