We are SEA LIFE Porto and we are part of the magical Merlin Entertainments! The second largest entertainments company in the world!
We are looking for a Finance Assistant to be an integral member of the attraction Finance Team.
SEA LIFE Porto is a living, breathing, interactive habitat that's all about immersing visitors in the experience. Come face to face with our new Humboldt penguins. Our amazing ocean display and tunnel holds natural seawater where you can see our largest inhabitants as they roam around, walk beneath the ocean itself and get a wonderful view of our sea turtle Mariza. Seeing the magic of the deep up close with breath-taking displays among the fish, sharks, jelly fish and seahorses.
About the role
Reporting to the Finance Manager of SEA LIFE Porto Aquarium, you will be responsible for accounting and financial control of the company by performing tasks such as posting accounting documents, preparing bank reconciliations, calculating amortizations, analyzing balance sheets and other accounting tasks inherent in the function. The focus of his role will be the monthly closing of individual accounts, analysis of balance sheets and the consequent construction of financial statements, as well as the preparation of monthly reports.
You will be required to work in a cross functional team including Operations and Marketing at the attraction.
Ask yourself these questions:
Do you have a higher academic background in Management, Economics, Accounting or similar?
Do you have minimum professional experience of 3 years in the Accounting area?
Do you have solid Knowledge of Excel and the SAGE software?
Do you have a creative and innovative flair, with a passion for Finance and Entertainment?
Do you have experience of being part of an enthusiastic team?
Do you love working within the unique entertainments/ leisure industry?
Do you want to support projects making a difference to oceans and marine life around the world?
Are you able to speak both fluent Portuguese and English?
If you answered yes to these questions then you could be in with a chance of joining the team and enjoy some of our great benefits. Perhaps the biggest benefits of joining us, however, are the outstanding opportunities for career development across the international expanding group!
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