Almond Recruitment, on behalf of our client, a leading Forex firm, are currently looking for a CFO / Executive Director to join their office in Nicosia. Our client holds a great reputation within the industry and is fully CySec Regulated. If you wish to be part of a highly professional firm dedicated to high standards of client service, please get in touch.



  • Responsible for the monitoring and implementation of the overall strategic business plan.
  • Providing coaching and assistance of junior staff members.
  • Assisting in the fulfilling of AML requirements for the clients.
  • Responsible for all aspects of Finance with a focus on financial and regulatory reporting (including CySEC reports, COREP, ICAAP, Capital Adequacy, Pillar 3, Audit, Tax) reconciliations and compliance.
  • Act as main point of contact for Regulatory Authorities and external consultants for a variety of financial matters including anticipating audit requirements.
  • Preparation and submission of financial statements based on the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs).
  • Ensure all statutory reporting and tax reporting is completed accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that all accounting records of the CIF are prepared accurately.
  • Oversee CIF’s accounting systems and ensure corporate and regulatory guideline alignment.
  • Proactively review and improve internal finance processes and procedures, ensuring that appropriate systems and internal controls are implemented and maintained.
  • Stay up to date with the latest local and EU legislations, rules and best practice guidelines.
  • Proactively monitor the CIF’s risk exposures and educate the management on the regulatory risk requirements.



  • Degree in Accounting and Finance or another related/similar field.
  • At least 10 years of experience in working within regulated CIFs fulfilling Senior Finance roles.
  • Experience with Pilar 1, 2 and 3, COREP forms and ICCAP.
  • Knowledge of IFRS, and CySEC rules and regulations.
  • CySEC Advanced certification is advantageous.
  • CySEC AML certification is advantageous.
  • Working in the forex or investment industry is essential to have.
  • Well organised, and able to work under time constraints and deadlines.
  • Fluent in English, both oral and written


To apply for the vacancy please send your CV to quoting reference CY11383.


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