Yandex - Accountant


  • proven working experience as an accountant;

  • fluent English and Russian;

  • no less than five years of overall finance experience;

  • thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures;

  • experience with creating financial statements;

  • experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close processes;

  • advanced Excel skills;

  • strong influencing, facilitation and communication skills;

  • ERP experience (would be an advantage).


  • provide assistance and support to company management and staff;

  • prepare tax reports and statutory filings in a proper and timely manner;

  • answer all queries from tax and state authorities;

  • assist with tax audits and tax returns;

  • research, track and restore accounting or documentation problems and discrepancies;

  • substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents;

  • support month-end and year-end close process;

  • ensure compliance with GAAP principles;

  • reconcile accounts in a timely manner;

  • produce error-free accounting reports and present their results;

  • prepare account entries in both the local database and Oracle.