Accountant

Job description

Role summary:

The role is based in Madrid, however, you will become a part of an international team of lawyers, accountants and secretarial support that manages a portfolio of client Funds and SPVs from Luxembourg.

We offer you: a challenging job in a rapidly expanding international company, with a friendly and interesting place to work.


Key responsibilities:

  • As your main focus you will be responsible for all accounting matters for client Funds or SPVs located mainly in Luxembourg, such as bookkeeping, assistance in the preparation of accounting reports and Annual Accounts, preparation of payments, etc.
  • Communicate with clients, tax advisors, auditors, other professionals and other Sanne offices worldwide but specially Luxembourg;
  • Assist auditors in case of audits performed on client companies as well as tax advisors;
  • Maintain and develop a good network of internationally established clients;
  • Involvement in other aspects of client work such as corporate legal and tax.

Requirements

Skills / experience required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and from one or two years’ experience in an accounting position; exposure to tax driven structures is a definite advantage;
  • Excellent work attitude, quick and willing learner and proficient team player;
  • Ability to take initiative; Eagerness to pay attention to detail and going the extra mile in all aspects of the role;
  • Strong financial/accounting and analytical skills;
  • Commercial, dynamic attitude and excellent communication skills;
  • Able to work in a team and autonomously;
  • Able to set priorities, be flexible and highly accurate;
  • Experience on Fund accounting is a plus;
  • C1 English a must; Advanced use of English, written and spoken;
  • German language skills will be considered;
  • Ability to work under pressure and to prioritise tasks accordingly;
  • Ability to take initiative;
  • Strong work ethic, a proactive approach and can-do mindset.