Group Financial Controller

For the general international online classified in Russia being one of 3 Russian websites with over 250 mln page views per day and one of the largest online classifieds in the world.


  • Responsibility over reporting function, maintaining one version of truth, providing internal customers with consistent data and high quality management information.

  • Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures to ensure continuous improvement.

  • Liaise with shareholders in respect of all accounting/reporting/compliance matters.

  • Manages risks by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.

  • Revenue Assurance and Information Security implementation.

  • Takes responsibility over external and internal audit.

  • Manages Treasury function.

  • Prepares and manages its own budget.

  • Preparation of ad hoc external reporting.

  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing financial reports; advising management on needed actions

  • Builds team’s professional capability through developing and sharing knowledge.

  • Takes responsibility over team’s performance through coaching, counseling, and developing employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results


  • Extensive experience in big corporate organization (5-7 years).

  • Experience in process-based organization.

  • Internet or technology or telecom background.

  • Big 4 experience alone is not sufficient although combined with corporate experience is a strong plus.

  • Coming from mainly reporting and compliance background successful candidate should be personally driven to expand her role and professional responsibilities into other areas – change management, internal controls, people development.

  • Experience in culturally diversified organization with strong focus on people.