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Accounting - Qualified

Location: Cyprus, Nicosia Reference: GK913596 Date Posted: 16/02/2017

Financial Controller - Retail - Nicosia - Cyprus

GRS are working closely with a well-known Home Improvement Company who are looking for an experienced Financial Controller. With store locations all around the world, this is a great opportunity for a Financial Controller to join a growing company.


  • Preparing and controlling store budget, financial reports, Profit & Loss, CAPEX, cost reports and financial forecasts on monthly and yearly basis
  • Ensure all finance records are kept accurately and securely by the accounting team
  • Training non-financial staff and managers to understand and interpret their financial results
  • Liaising with external auditors, local government entities, banks, clients and suppliers
  • Design the goals and store budget and contributes to the continuous improvement of the store
  • Responsible along with the management team, the consistency of the accounting operations
  • Knows the internal procedures and ensures that they are implemented
  • Takes actions against unknown loss (thefts etc.)
  • Participates actively in alerting the associates on good resource management practices and transmits the concept of saving.
  • Configures, analyses, transmits, and explains the financial figures to the management team (eg turnover, profit and stock).
  • Manages the stock of the store checking the unknown Loss and quality of the stock.
  • Monitors the marking of prices in the store, finds possible deviations and ensure their depressing
  • Is responsible for the overall condition of the store, in the following areas: cleanliness, safety, labeling.
  • Knows and understands the Merchandising policy of the Company
  • Knows the principles of the company's personnel selection and makes accurate choices of associates.
  • Creates the teams and allocates people to the various services
  • Knows and applies the safety rules every day and ensure adherence to them by their colleagues
  • Participates as a member of the management team, processing strategies and store decisions regarding the proper financial management, trade and human resources.
  • Assumes the rotating role of "shop service officer" with the related responsibilities (eg opening, store closures, security, store operation, management problems)
  • Is responsible for the annual stock take of the store
  • Responsible for the quality of the stock (avoid shortages, minimizing bad stock)


  • Fluent English and Greek
  • Proven experience in the financial environment
  • Proficient user of accounting  software
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Able to manage, guide and lead employees to ensure appropriate financial processes are being used
  • A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles
  • Professional qualification such as ACCA or similar will be an advantage

Job details:

Job Title: Financial Controller - Retail - Nicosia - Cyprus
Location: Cyprus, Nicosia
Telephone: +357 25 342 720
Reference number: GK913596

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If you are interested in the above position please send your CV to George Kimonos at the following email address or contact me by phone +357 25 342 720 quoting the above reference number.

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