accountant at imerys - athens

Katerina Sarantopoulou, Randstad Hellas
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athens, attica
accounting & finance
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Katerina Sarantopoulou, Randstad Hellas

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Wondering how to get a job at a fast growing multinational company? IMERYS is establishing a shared services center (SSC) that is providing accounting services to all IMERYS group legal entities in Europe.As IMERY's trusted partner, Randstad is seeking to recruit specialized accountants (GL, AP, AR) for this new SSC organization.Do you have experience in accounting? Then this accountant position is waiting for you. We are looking for an accountant to join the Shared Services Center (SSC) team of IMERYS. The position is full time and permanent, based in Athens.


The company offers ​the following benefits for this accountant position at IMERYS:

  • Plenty of opportunities to evolve your career within an attractive and dynamic environment
  • Very good compensation package
  • Friendly working environment


As an accountant at IMERYS your responsibilities will include:

Fixed assets

  • Record fixed assets acquisitions and disposals in the system
  • Monitor depreciation for all fixed assets
  • Reconcile the balance in the fixed asset subsidiary ledger to the summary-level account in the general ledger
  • Update the schedule of fixed assets and accumulated depreciation
  • Monitor Construction in Progress

Bank accounting

  • Perform bank reconciliation between bank statements and GL
  • Maintain banking relationships and manage bank charges
  • Be responsible for the accurate and timely settlement of payments


  • Investigate AP and AR discrepancies and propose solutions
  • Control intercompany netting and settlement (collect receivables)
  • Perform intercompany reporting
  • Provide month-end information to accounting (accruals)

General accounting

  • Review masterdata (incl. chart of accounts)
  • Book journal entries (revenue, accruals, provisions, reclasses)
  • Launch costing transactions and check product valuation 
  • Perform month-end close


In order for your profile to match the accountant position at IMERYS, you need to have the following skills:

  • Fluent in English
  • French, German, Dutch, Finnish, Spanish or Italian is a plus
  • Having worked in a SSC environment would be a key
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance
  • Experience with SAP would be a plus


  • strong data entry skills
  • ability to work on various projects at a time
  • attention to detail


  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Having worked in a SSC environment would be a key a

educational requirements

  • University degree


If you believe your profile could be a good match to this accountant, apply now! For more information, you can contact Evgenia Pliatsika.

In case that your application advances to the next stage, you may be automatically invited to submit an on demand video interview, answering a few interview questions.

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