TMF Group

Bilingual Junior Accountant

Recruiter
TMF Group
Location
Bogota, Colombia
Salary
Competitive salary plus great benefits
Posted
16 Nov 2023
Closes
16 Dec 2023
Ref
569456
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

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About TMF Group

TMF Group is a leading provider of critical administrative services, helping clients invest and operate safely around the world. We provide legal, financial and employee administration through TMF Group’s teams in 120 offices

TMF Colombia is looking for a Bilingual Junior Accountant to support our Canadian Accounting & Tax Team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accounts Payable - vendor invoices and employee expenses – assist in verifying appropriate approvals in accordance with Client policy, clerical accuracy verification of extensions, tax calculations, foreign exchange rates, etc.
  • Assist in the coding of all AP and employee expenses based on Client Chart of Accounts & posting to the accounting system.
  • Assist in the processing of regular cheque runs or electronic payments to ensure prompt payment based on due dates
  • Accounts Receivable – assist in generating and issuing client invoices to Canadian or Intercompany customers including verification of tax calculation where applicable
  • Monthly Closing – assist in the preparation of month end closing entries including full accrual accounting providing general journal entries for Canadian Fixed Asset depreciation (if & when applicable), amortization of prepaid expenses, bank entries and bank reconciliations, payroll and other liability accruals, etc., for Financial Reporting to both Parent & Subsidiary.
  • Government Remittances – assist in the calculation and preparation GST/HST, PST, QST & other applicable compliance reporting/filing for all jurisdictions and the reconciliation of the accounts
  • Interacting with clients and other stakeholders, including suppliers and other internal TMF departments when required
  • Other duties as assigned

Key requirements:

  • Professional or Student in accounting related areas.
  • Advanced Excel knowledge, with experience in spreadsheet development and maintenance
  • Prior experience working in a multi-client environment is an asset
  • Exposure to accounting software packages (QuickBooks, Netsuite, SAP) is an asset
  • Experience in preparation of detailed analysis and reconciliations an asset
  • Knowledge of Sales Tax regulations and preparing and filing VAT returns
  • Advanced English Skills.

What's in it for you?

Pathways for career development

  • Work with colleagues and clients around the world on interesting and challenging work.
  • We provide internal career opportunities, so you can take your career further within TMF.
  • Continuous development is supported through global learning opportunities from the TMF Business Academy.

Making an impact

  • You’ll be helping us to make the world a simpler place to do business for our clients.
  • Through our corporate social responsibility program, you’ll also be making a difference in the communities where we work.

A supportive environment

  • Strong feedback culture to help build an engaging workplace.
  • Our inclusive work environment allows you to work from our offices around the world, as well as from home, helping you find the right work-life balance to perform at your best.

Want to know more about a career with TMF Group?

Applications close: 30 Dec 2023 SA Pacific Standard Time

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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