Job vacancy for Accountant

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience Less Than 1 Year
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

Job Description

Job Title: Accountant

location: Head Office, Nsawam

Company: Kemist Group

Brief Overview

The Accountant will manage all financial transactions, from fixed payments and variable expenses to bank deposits and budgets. S/he is responsible for auditing financial documents and procedures, reconciling bank statements and calculating tax payments and returns. S/he will also be reponsible for bookkeeping with a flair for spotting numerical mistakes. Ultimately, s/he will provide the company with accurate quantitative information on financial position, liquidity and cash flows of all businesses, while ensuring we’re compliant with all tax regulations.

Duties
Prepare asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
Document financial transactions by entering account information
Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options
Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports
Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
Guide other staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
Secure financial information by completing database backups
Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions
Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
Analyze financial information and summarise financial status
Provide technical support and advice on management
Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
Provide input into department’s goal setting process
Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
Assist in the preparation of payrolls, payslips, and social security documents
Ensure timely bank payments
Compute taxes and prepare tax returns
Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements
Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity
Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary
Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
Plan, assign and review staff’s work
Support month-end and year-end close process
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
Communicate effectively with clients
Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and client issues that arise
Must be ready to perform ad-hoc administration duties
Requirements, Skills and Abilities
Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
Must be tech savvy and able to handle modern day accounting and book-keeping systems
Awareness of modern business trends is a must
Possess knowledge in the preparation of financial statements
Ability to handle general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
Must be accurate and one that pays attention to details
Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
Intermediate understanding of accounting and reporting standards
Working experience is a plus (Fresh National Service graduates can still apply)
Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
Knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Ability to handle mutiple tasks and deliver same under record time
Ability to work unsupervised and still produce needed results.

Education + Experience

A Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance or other related areas.
Experience in accounting related research is a plus
A Certificate in Basic Computing is a plus.
Additional certification (ICAG or ACCA) is a plus
A recommendation letter from a recognized institution is a plus
A proven track-record in handling accounting tools and systems.
A year or more experience in as an accountant and/or related duties is a plus. (National Service included)

How To Apply

Interested applicants should Click: Here To Apply

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