Accounting Lead is a critical member of the Finance Department and is responsible for overseeing the accounting function within the organization. Accounting Lead will make sure his/ her team works effectively and efficiently and managing a team of 4-5 people.


  • Deliver high quality set of accounting data to facilitate in Turkey including statutory reporting.
  • Manage local accounting staff and coordinate services with outside service providers and personnel in Turkey.
  • Coordinate Accounting processes and ensure all these processes / activities follow local & TRT World compliance standards.
  • Controlling day to day accounting and bookkeeping activities.
  • Ensures all accounting processes/activities are properly documented.
  • Responsible for accounting and reporting process of TRT World.
  • Participating in accounting closing processes.
  • Ensure timely and accurate recording of all business transactions in ERP system according to the local GAAP rules for statutory reporting.


  • University degree in Business Administration, Economics, Industrial Engineering or similar fields.
  • At least 5-6 years of accounting experience.
  • Good knowledge of Turkish GAAP, Turkish Tax and Accounting requirements.
  • Good understanding of business end to end processes and internal controls necessary to safeguard the TRT World
  • Good knowledge of MS Office applications,
  • Good command of English both written and spoken.
  • Having knowledge about local tax rules
  • SMMM qualification is an asset.
  • Having good leadership skills.