We are currently seeking a Chief Accountant on behalf of our client. 

Responsibilities :

Lead a team of accountants by providing necessary support and guidance, ensuring alignment of their technical and interpersonal skills with company requirements.
Oversee all accounting operations, including general and analytical accounting, to ensure compliance with Tunisian accounting standards and IFRS.
Ensure timely monthly bank reconciliation statement closures, suspense clearance, and account justifications.
Coordinate monthly, quarterly, and annual closings in collaboration with internal and external departments.
Organize and supervise periodic inventory counts.
Prepare monthly payroll and local financial statements within regulatory deadlines.
Supervise the preparation of tax and social security declarations in accordance with current regulations.
Act as the point of contact for auditors and tax authorities.
Collaborate with other departments on various aspects.
Lead specific projects to enhance accounting processes, including optimizing the use of existing tools such as ERP.
Stay updated on tax, accounting, and social security regulations, and propose adjustments to internal company practices as needed.
Perform necessary account reconciliations.

Requirements :

Holder of a higher education degree in accounting.
Excellent command of Tunisian accounting standards and satisfactory competence in IFRS.
Minimum of 7 years' experience in accounting roles, with a strong preference for previous experience in a multinational context.
Proven experience in managing accounting teams.
Advanced proficiency in Dynamics NAV (Navision) and O365 required.
Proficiency in Sage payroll.
Demonstrated written and oral communication skills.
Attention to detail, pronounced autonomy, adherence to deadlines, and ability to adapt to a constantly evolving environment.
Strong commitment to professional ethics, integrity, and confidentiality.
Very good command of French and English.