Balkan Finance Investment Group, BALFIN Group, is one of the most significant and successful investment groups in the Western Balkans region. Geographically, BALFIN Group is present in Austria, Albania, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Switzerland, Croatia, and the Netherlands, employing approximately 5,200 people. The activities of BALFIN Group comprise real estate, wholesale and retail, banking, asset management, media, education, and logistics. BALFIN Group is growing steadily, having a positive impact on the communities through economic development, employment opportunities, innovation, and social investment.

Job Position: Consolidation Specialist
Department: Corporate Finance
Location: Tirana

Consolidation Specialist serves as a supporting role for the Consolidation Supervisor to ensure quality consolidation of financial reporting based on international standards and best practices.

Main Responsibilities

  • Assists in preparing draft consolidated financials at Group level.
  • Assists in preparing consolidated financial budget.
  • Assists in coordinating the Group companies and auditor for the Group audit
  • Supports Group companies for changes in accounting and financial reporting standards and assists in issuing specific accounting ad hot treatments.
  • Assists in monitoring the progress of the Group in addressing recommendations from the auditor.
  • Runs the process of elimination of related party transactions, part of Group consolidation.
  • Assists in implementing adjustments for the consolidated reports.
  • Assists in the review of Group reporting package (GRP).
  • Coordinates the deployment of new CF reporting tools, monitoring tools and group company’s ERP developments.
  • Advocates automatization of finance departments (Group companies and Balfin HO) operations.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Competencies and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or Finance required.
  • Previous experience with a big four audit firm is an advantage.
  • ACCA diploma or under way is a preference.
  • At least 3 years of progressive experience in accounting with a strong emphasis on the Financial Analysis and Reporting.
  • At least 3 years of prior experience in medium and/or large company.
  • Strong analytical/quantitative skills and experience with a multi-site organization.
  • Experience in presenting and preparing proposals and recommendations.
  • Very attentive to details.
  • Strongly result oriented, able to work unsupervised.
  • Internally motivated to seek out answers, generate ideas, and develop new skills.
  • Excellent command of English language.
  • Internally motivated to seek out answers, generate ideas, and develop new skills.
  • Excellent command of English language.

Work conditions: Balfin Group offers an attractive benefit package, including a fair remuneration based on merit and performance evaluation.

Application Procedure:
To apply for this position, please submit a CV and a Motivation Letter HERE by November 24th.

* All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality according to the law No. 9887 set by the Albanian Parliament for the "Protection of Personal Data". Only the selected candidates will be notified.