Job Summary

Preferred candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  1. Prepare asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  2. Document financial transactions by entering account information
  3. Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options
  4. Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports
  5. Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
  6. Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  7. Guide accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
  8. Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
  9. Secure financial information by completing database backups
  10. Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions
  11. Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
  12. Analyze financial information and summarise financial status
  13. Provide technical support and advice on management
  14. Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  15. Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
  16. Provide input into department’s goal setting process
  17. Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
  18. Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
  19. Plan, assign and review staff’s work
  20. Support month-end and year-end close process
  21. Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  22. Communicate effectively with clients
  23. Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
  24. Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and client issues that arise
Requirements:
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
  • Awareness of business trends
  • Experience with creating financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
  • Intermediate understanding of accounting and reporting standards, gaining experience in researching as it relates to accounting issues

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