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Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

Senior Accountant responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures. A successful Senior Accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts. The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and/or managing a team of Accountants and Junior Accountants.

Senior Accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of our accounting tasks.

 


Responsibilities

·         Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable

·         Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results

·         Analyze financial information and summarize financial status

·         Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending

·         Provide technical support and advice on Management Accountant

·         Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures

·         Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers

·         Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process

·         Provide input into department’s goal setting process

·         Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule

·         Assist with tax audits and tax returns

·         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

·         Ensure compliance with GAAP principles

·         Liaise with our Financial Manager and Accounting Manager to improve financial procedures


Requirements

·         Proven experience as a Financial Controller, Accounting Supervisor, chief or senior accountant

·         Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures

·         In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

·         Awareness of business trends

·         Familiarity with financial accounting statements

·         Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process

·         Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, SAP,SAGE and QuickBooks

·         Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables

·         Accuracy and attention to detail

·         Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills

·         BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant

·         Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) will be preferred


Qualified Candidate’s are asked to send their updated CV 

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