Shore Based

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Madeira, Portugal

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Join our team in Funchal as an Assistant Accountant. Bilingual in Portuguese and English and skilled in accounting, you will assist our Accountants in the monthly reporting for our Group Companies.

ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT - Join our team in Funchal

Are you passionate about accounting and eager to embark on a rewarding career journey? Are you bilingual in Portuguese and English, with a knack for numbers and a passion for financial reporting?

Sunstone Madeira is on the lookout for talented individuals to join our dynamic finance team as Assistant Accountants in our Funchal office.  

In this role, you will have the exciting opportunity to work alongside our company accountants in the monthly reporting process for our Group Companies. If you are detail-oriented, possess strong analytical skills, thrive in a collaborative environment, and are eager to support the financial success of our organisation, we want to hear from you.

Join us in Funchal, where you'll be part of a supportive team environment, receive mentorship from experienced professionals, and play a crucial role in our financial operations. Apply now and take the first step towards a rewarding career with Sunstone Madeira.


Overall duties and responsibilities:

- Assistance with month end accounting

- Accruals and prepayments, journals

- Reconciliations

- Accounts payable expert

- Assistance with intercompany accounting and invoicing

- Assistance with accounting analytics

- Assisting with projects and reports

- Supporting internal and external audits

- Providing information and analysis to support business needs

- Bilingual in Portuguese and English

Background and experience:

- Bachelor´s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration OR technical course/training in the area of Accounting

- 3 to 5 years of accounting experience, preferably with accounting experience in ship owning companies of the Zona Franca da Madeira

- Experience in using accounting software: Invoice, Purchase and Bank modules (SAGE, Primavera software, GP)

- Accuracy, strong attention to detail

- Problem-solving skills

- Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Microsoft Teams etc.)

Please forward your application and CV in English to