Chief Accountant, St. Petersburg

We are currently seeking for a new Chief Accountant to strengthen
our accounting team in our St. Petersburg office:

What we expect from you:

  • Higher education in economics (accounting)
  • Work experience as a Chief Accountant / Deputy Chief Accountant for at least 2 years
  • Knowledge of legislation concerning Russian accounting, taxation, currency regulations and labor norms, experience with “PBU 18/02”
  • Experience of international accounting standards & working in a Western company
    is a plus

  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), accounting program 1С 8.2, SPS Konsultant +
  • Good written and spoken English with professional vocabulary
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, accountability, leadership skills, customer centricity, multitasking capabilities

Work description:

  • Accounting & tax accounting for international client companies and representative offices
  • Forming accounting policies
  • Preparing accounting, tax and statistical reports
  • Work with government authorities,  preparing necessary documentation for VAT refunds and tax inspections
  • Consulting company management and clients concerning accounting and financial management
  • Supervising accountants

What we can offer you:

  •  Work in a dynamic company with Western corporate culture
  •  A friendly teamwork environment
  • Cozy office in downtown at metro Chernyshevskaya
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Competitive compensation, result oriented bonuses
  • Training and further development
  • Career growth opportunity

Join us and become a member of our international team.

Please send your CV, salary request and further questions to:
irina.zharikova (at)

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Russia attracts Western investments

As a constantly growing market with great potential, Russia attracts Western companies who are looking for new business opportunities. With the help of a reliable advisor and partner you can maximize your chances for success in a changing economic and legal environment. By using Leinonen’s services the risks related to accounting, taxes and personnel are minimized. We also make sure that Russian bureaucracy is not a problem for you! 

We are happy to help you with the establishment of a company, accounting and a wide range of other services. Our offices are located in St. Petersburg and Moscow. We are able to offer help for you in English, Finnish and Russian. Contact us.

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