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Chief Accountant



Posted over 30 days ago...

Join Payhawk's dynamic finance team and shape the future of spend management in a high-growth fintech environment


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Payhawk is a cutting-edge global spend management platform, revolutionizing the way scaling businesses handle their finances. With a mission to integrate company cards, reimbursements, and accounts payable into a seamless product, Payhawk is at the forefront of the fintech industry, offering finance teams unparalleled control and automation capabilities. Based in London yet operating globally, Payhawk is an exciting place to grow your career, especially at our vibrant Sofia office.

  • Collaborate with finance professionals to ensure precise financial reporting.
  • Lead the accounting function and drive the creation of streamlined finance processes.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced growth environment within the SAAS and Fintech sectors.
  • Minimum 8 years of accounting experience, with 3+ years in a Chief Accountant or similar role.
  • Deep knowledge of IFRS and strong analytical skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, organizational skills, and resilience under pressure.
  • Innovative thinker with a knack for process improvement.
  • Outstanding communication and stakeholder management abilities.
  • Fluency in English and proficiency in computer literacy, ERP systems (Oracle NetSuite is advantageous).

Benefits include 30 days of paid leave, competitive compensation, additional medical care, sports card, office exchange policy, flexible working hours, work-from-home options, team events, and a monthly travel allowance with the Payhawk product. Note: Visa sponsorship is not available; candidates must prove eligibility to work in Bulgaria. Payhawk is committed to equal opportunity employment.

Payhawk is the leading global spend management solution for scaling businesses. Headquartered in London, we combine company cards, reimbursable expenses and accounts payable into a single product. Our future-facing technology enables finance teams to control and automate company spending at scale. We are looking for an experienced and passionate individual to join our stellar finance team in Sofia.

The role entails working closely with Finance Controllers, Tax, Billing and Procurement to ensure accurate and timely reporting of financial information. As a leader of the accounting function, you will play a pivotal role in achieving lean and efficient finance processes. You will have the opportunity to experience fast-paced company growth with a start-up mindset operating in the SAAS and Fintech industries.

Job requirements include 8+ years of work experience in accounting of which 3+ as a Chief Accountant or similar role in a multinational company. Very good knowledge and understanding of IFRS, very strong analytical skills, attention to detail, organizational skills and ability to work under pressure. A process-oriented mind that is not afraid to challenge existing processes and build new ones. Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment. Writes and speaks fluently in English. Very good computer literacy and skills: ERP systems (Oracle NetSuite is a plus), financial accounting systems, MS Office.

Benefits include 30 days holiday paid leave, plus bank holidays, competitive compensation package, additional medical care, sports card, exchange policy to another Payhawk office (Amsterdam, London, Paris, Berlin or Barcelona), flexible working hours and opportunity to work from home, regular team-wide events, opportunity to use the Payhawk product with monthly travel allowance.

Please note that, unfortunately, we cannot provide visa sponsorship, and to be considered for this role, candidates must be able to provide proof of their eligibility to work in Bulgaria. Payhawk is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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