Financial Analysis and Auditing Specialist

Position Type: Permanent / Full time
Location: Istanbul

About Sestek

Sestek is a global technology company helping brands with conversational AI and Analytics solutions, to be data-driven, work efficiently, and deliver better experiences for their customers. Since 2000, Sestek has been developing patented technologies, leading a pioneering role in the collaboration between academia and industries such as financial services, telecommunications, retail, and the public sector. Sestek’s AI-powered solutions depend on text-to-speech, speech recognition, natural language processing, and voice biometrics technologies.

About the Job

We are the market leader in Conversational AI and Analytics Solutions in Turkey, and we are becoming a global brand with our increasing international projects. We are looking for an Financial Analysis and Auditing Specialist to join our İstanbul team.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage all accounting transactions
  • Execute monthly and quarterly close, ensuring accurate results are delivered on time for reporting in accordance with IFRS
  • Prepare journals, accounts reconciliation, and fluxes
  • Help lead the implementation of best practices on the consolidation team to simplify, standardize and scale our business and global Record to Report organization
  • Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity
  • Audit financial transactions and documents
  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary
  • Comply with financial policies and regulations

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant fields
  • Minimum of 2+ years work experience as an Accountant
  • Good command of English and Turkish
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software like Netsis and QuickBooks
  • Advanced MS Excel skills, including Vlookups and pivot tables, and be comfortable with large data volume
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Excellent time and self-management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask to meet deadlines required
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills
  • Proven ability to succeed in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment a plus
  • Experience with accounting in foreign currencies a plus
  • Additional certification (CPA or CMA) is a plus

To apply for this position, please send your CV to, and do not forget to insert the name of the position in the subject line of your email.