Our client is a well respected broadband internet and broadband service company. They are admired for their Customer experience, Professionalism, Reliability, Flexibility, Responsiveness, Innovative products and services and Exemplary corporate citizenship.
They currently have an opening for a Accounts Officer - General Ledger.
The Accounts Officer’s primary role is to assist the Financial Controller in the administration of the association’s financial accounts.
Good management decisions rely heavily on accurate and timely presentation of financial information. As such the overall financial health of the association is supported from this area through the delivery of effective accounts department services.
The role is to be performed with high standards of service to external and internal stakeholders.
Reports to : Accounts Supervisor
Preparation of Monthly Financial Statements and detailed supplementary schedules forming part of Financial Statements.
Scrutiny of General Ledger Balances on Regular basis
Proficient in Reconciliations of all major items in Income Statement and Balance Sheet eg : Sales, Stock, Bank, Duties & Taxes.
Preparation of various Management Reports (Regular and Ad-hoc)
Handling Internal and External Audits
Ancillary Roles :
Assisting other Finance Sub-Functions as and when required.
Key Skills :
Good Accounting Knowledge
Strong Analytical Skills
Proficient in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Good knowledge of Companies Act and Tax Laws
Good knowledge of MS Excel and MS Word
Communication Skills (written and oral)
Knowledge of Account Payable process (added advantage)
First degree in Accounting or any related course.
Working knowledge up to Balance Sheet and experience in coreaccounting functions up to finalization.
3- 5 years experience required
Good reporting skills
Attention to detail, confidentiality and objectivity.
Should have an ICAN certificate or have one in view (added advantage)
Basic knowledge of Accounting software.