Accounts Officer

Location
Malta (MT)
Salary
22000
Posted
05 Jun 2024
Closes
05 Jul 2024
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting senior team members with completion of management accounts of their portfolio of clients;
  • Preparation for senior review and submission of VAT Returns for their portfolio of clients;
  • Ensure that all the tasks within the assigned portfolio of clients are completed in accordance with team and statutory requirements;
  • Liaising with the tax administration team for the preparation of tax computations, tax returns and tax refunds along with any other tax related matters as necessary;
  • Liaising with Auditors, Tax and VAT Departments and MBR, necessary and as directed by the Head of Department;
  • Liaising with internal departments to obtain information and supporting documentation to allow for the timely preparation of financial statements and statutory returns;
  • Involvement, along with seniors, in client meetings in relation to own portfolio;
  • Any other accounting related duties as may be required from time to time.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • In the process obtaining the ACCA qualification, or another relevant degree in Accountancy;
  • Experience working in Client Accounting;
  • Experience in working on licensed entities and other financial services related companies would be considered an asset;
  • A 5-star customer service attitude, ready to work with different clients and surpass their expectations;
  • Excellent ability to communicate in English, both verbally and written;
  • A proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with clients and internal departments ensuring lines of communication remain open;
  • Ability to work as part of a team, assisting others where necessary to ensure all deadlines are met;
  • Competent in the use of standard office tools (Microsoft Office and others) as well as accounting software;
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with minimum supervision;
  • Ability to prioritise between different clients and deadlines according to urgency and ability to multi-task.