Senior Accounts Officer

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  11 Mar, 2019
  • Job Ref:  KMP-41619

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities

  • To lead and act as the point of reference for Junior Accounts Executives to help meet the function’s objectives;
  • To ensure the proper maintaining of accounting records and monitor the daily financial operations of the Accounts department;
  • To assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts and other financial reports;
  • To maintain fixed asset register;
  • To prepare VAT returns and other statutory returns;
  • To ensure quality control over general ledger, execution of key controls and technical validations;
  • To verify accounts payable prior to their approval for payment;
  • To execute the monthly closure procedures of the accounting system;
  • To assist in budgetary, stock control, and financial management;
  • To provide supporting information for statutory audits.

Required Experience and Skills

  • Partly qualified in ACCA
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications, in particular, MS Excel is a must
  • Capable of performing under pressure and in meeting deadlines
  • Good communication and motivational skills
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in an accounting environment leading a team of accounts executives