Shore Based

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Madeira, Portugal

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Bilingual in Portuguese and English, with a passion for numbers and meticulous attention to detail? Sunstone Madeira is seeking talented individuals to join our dynamic Accounting team in our Funchal office.

ACCOUNTANT - Join our team in Funchal, Madeira

Are you a meticulous number-cruncher with a passion for precision? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment where your expertise shapes financial success? Look no further!

Our team is currently seeking talented Portuguese Certified Accountants to join us in our mission to drive excellence and financial clarity. As an integral member of our team, you will play a crucial role in managing our financial records, ensuring compliance, and contributing to strategic decision-making. If you're ready to take your accounting career to the next level and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

Apply now and let's shape the future together.


Detailed Duties & Responsibilities:

• Prepare accounting related entries to multiple registers, journals and logs

• Prepare Financial Statements – internal and external, by gathering and analysing information from departments and the general ledger system

• Regularly maintain detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts including bank accounts

• Supply detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions and variances

• Complete process of accounting according to Portuguese Legislation, preparing of accounts with the Portuguese Fiscal Authorities, e.g.,VAT returns; Modelo 22

tax return and IES, etc.

• Preparation of several Portuguese statistics and their monthly submission (Bank of Portugal), annual (International Investment)

• Prepare documentation for external auditors

• Month-end entries per Management’s requests

• Other tasks as assigned by Management

• Work across several time zones


At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role in a Consultancy or “Gabinete de Consultadoria, Gestão, Fiscalidade, Administração e Contabilidade”.


• “Licenciatura” Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or similar.

• Fluent in English.

• Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook etc.).

• User knowledge of ERP/accounting software (SAGE and/or Primavera).

• Strong written and oral communication skills and be able to work effectively with all levels of operational personnel.

• Ability to manage and meet deadlines.

• Detailed oriented with excellent ability to analyse data and circumstances.

• Ability to perform multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.

• A team player, good at working independently, thinking critically and pro-actively to improve the organization’s processes.

• Ability to work extra hours during month end close and as needed.

Please forward your application and CV only in English to