English-speaking Accountant

What is Balabit, you ask? Balabit is a rapidly growing IT security company, present on both coasts of the Atlantic ocean. We are one of the world's leading IT security software vendors with approximately a million open source users from all over the globe, while also being a key partner of Fortune 1000 companies and govermental organisations.

Here you have the opportunity to work from an office in Budapest with colleagues accross the continents, within a group of comprehensible size. It is the accumulation of the knowledge and experience of brilliant and devoted people.
We are looking for an  ENGLISH-SPEAKING ACCOUNTANT colleague with dynamic personality and helpful attitude to join a creative and focused team.

  • Comprehensive bookkeeping of the foreign entities of BalaBit Group (A/P, A/R, fixed assets, accruals, payroll- and  tax-related items, other GL-related bookkeeping)
  • Handling of invoice-approvals for the relevant entities in SAP 
  • Ensuring the underlying documentation is in line with the internal policies and local accounting rules, communication with the relevant departments 
  • Participation in monthly and yearly closing processes and in preparation of the financial statements under the supervision of the accounting manager and in cooperation with the local tax-advisors
  • Actively participate in the audit processes, correspondence with local auditors
  • Involvement in tax-related tasks, regular communication with the local advisors of the foreign entities
  • Taking part in preparation of the Group IFRS-reports
  • Performing reconciliations, preparing ad-hoc reports

  • College or University degree in economics or finance
  • Min. 4-5 years experience in accounting, preferably in multinational environment
  • Active, at least intermediate English language skills (both verbal and written) is a MUST.
  • Knowledge of integrated accounting system (preferably SAP)
  • Reliable knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Major personal strengths: reliability, precision, high level of numeracy and analytical skills, structured personality, good communication skills
  • Able to work independently and proactively, ready to answer daily questions, definitely able to handle and solve problems.
  • IFRS-qualification
Why choose BalaBit?
  • Because with us you can contribute to professional products that make the world a safer place.
  • Because with us you can learn a lot about your profession and more
  • Because we appreciate the sharing of knowledge
  • Because our office is cozy without being oppressively trendy.

Workplace: Budapest, XI.
How to apply?
Should you be interested in this opening and fulfill the requirements, please submit your professional resume to us via the following page, indicating the job title in your application: