EY Senior Accountant in Hungary

Title: Senior Accountant

Location: Hungary

Job Number: HUN000Q6

Job purpose

As the new member of EY Hungary’s continuously growing Accounting Compliance & Reporting Team within the Tax Service Line, your main task will be supervising bookkeeping and tax returns, preparing statutory financial statements for various companies in the different industry sectors EY is active in.


Your responsibilities

Supervising the full bookkeeping for our prestigious clients and participate in the preparation/review of tax returns (corporate tax, VAT, local business tax)

Preparing statutory financial statements

Preparing / reviewing of monthly reports

Participating in monthly / year-end closings

Providing assistance to the auditors of the prepared financial statements

Providing data to and cooperating with payroll service providers

Delegating to and reviewing the work of 3-5 assistances

Coordinating the data gathering and review process

Maintaining relationship with international clients

Maintaining a client-oriented mindset at all times

Establishing strong relationships with your team members

Using technology to share knowledge with team members and enhance service delivery

Possibility for participating in IFRS and/or US GAAP conversion to statutory


University/college degree in finance/accounting

At least 6-7 years of experience in full bookkeeping and preparing tax returns

At least 2 years of experience in delegating / reviewing

Strong and up-to-date knowledge of Hungarian accounting and taxation rules

Strong technical and practical compliance competence

Business English written and spoken

Good knowledge of Office products (Ms Excel, Word, Powerpoint, etc.)

Positive attitude, willingness to work in a dynamic multinational environment

Attention to details with a commitment to high quality and accuracy

Ability to communicate effectively and efficient at all levels

Client-oriented mindset


It can be an advantage

► Having chartered accountant qualification

► Having experience in Navision or SAP or MS Dynamics AX ERP systems

► Having experience in converting IFRS and/or US GAAP data to statutory

► Having experience in auditing

We offer you

► A fast-growing international business environment

► Being part of a young and enthusiastic team

► Possibility for professional development

► A pleasant and modern working environment

► A competitive remuneration package, performance based bonus program