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Sr. Financial Reporting & Controlling Specialist

Accounting & Finance
Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024, founded in 2012, is an end-to-end travel ticketing application listing hundreds of bus operators, airlines and ferry companies. Obilet also provides bus operators with a best-in-class Inventory Management System (IMS) in the form of SaaS.

Obilet is the indisputable market leader in Turkey across both B2B and B2C segments with 400 bus carriers using its IMS software, 25 million monthly visitors, and 15 million app downloads.

Obilet is projected to further strengthen its position among the largest travel ticketing applications globally by mediating more than 40 million ticket sales in 2024. Obilet has expanded its category offerings to include hotel bookings and car rental services, and initiated its international expansion with the aim of achieving one of the largest global market coverage in the industry.

We are looking for a "Sr. Financial Reporting & Controlling Specialist" for our Finance Team. If you want to join as a part of our ongoing success story, apply now!

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements such as accumulated profit & loss, balance sheet, cash flows, etc in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards
  • Fulfillment of monthly management reports, and other add-hoc reporting & presentation needs
  • Supporting the development of controlling and reporting systems
  • Determining and analysing of key financial indicators
  • Preparing annual budgets, monthly forecasts, long term plan
  • Coordination of audit/review process with external auditors, preparation of audit report and annual reports
  • Active involvement in accounting and controlling projects

To be successful in this role, you need to have:

  • Bachelor Degree in Finance/Economics/Business Administration
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience preferably in a financial reporting or similar role
  • Good understanding of the P&L and Balance Sheet under IFRS
  • Experience in Big 4 audit firms is a must
  • Excellent command of Excel and high proficiency in Powerpoint
  • Knowledge of Power BI and SQL is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Self-motivated, deadline oriented, fast-learner, curious mindset
  • Organized, dedicated, flexible and hands-on team player with problem-solving approach
  • Ability to build solid relationships
  • Analytical thinker with ability to perform data analysis and to develop data models

What we offer:

  • Hybrid working
  • Best-in-class teammates
  • A culture of continuous development
  • No dress code
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free snacks&drinks