Vacancy: Accountant, CMMI - Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute, Larnaca, Cyprus


The successful candidate will be expected to be:

  • Updating accounting records for the Institute daily and substantiating the financial transactions by auditing documents
  • Handling of the invoicing and collection process of the Institute
  • Calculating of employees Payroll including Social Insurance, G.H.S, Cohesion Fund, Industrial Training and Redundancy Fund
  • Collecting TD59 from employees and updating payroll calculations accordingly
  • Calculating VAT, SDC and other taxes as and when required
  • Filing tax returns and liaising with the tax authorities
  • Preparing cash flow budgets and financial plans
  • Assisting with the preparation of pre-audit files (statutory and project audits)
  • Performing various financial analyses as required by the management

Supporting to the Financial Controller with the:

  • Preparation of Management accounts as and when required
  • Liaison and communication with the external auditors for the annual year-end close
  • Budget monitoring
  • Financial reporting for various projects
  • Maintaining accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  • Updating fixed asset register and reconciling it to the accounting records
  • Maintaining financial security by following internal controls
  • Preparing payments by verifying required approval and documentation and requesting disbursements
  • Complying with financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions


  • University degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or in a related field
  • Member of a recognised accounting body (e.g., ACCA, ACA, CPA)
  • 1-2 years of post-qualification relevant experience
  • Exceptional communication skills in Greek and English, both written and verbal
  • Advanced excel skills are a must
  • Strong IT literacy, including PowerPoint and Word
  • Knowledge of accounting software will be considered a strong advantage
  • Experience with EU and Local funded projects will be considered a strong advantage
  • Organisation skills and ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and set priorities
  • Analytical thinking and attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, high business ethics and confidentiality
  • Energetic, positive and team player

Interested candidates are requested to send their full CV in English, accompanied by a single page cover letter by email at stating the reference number FAU2022_1, no later than 31/01/2022.

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