Accounting

Location
Valletta, Malta
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Jul 2019
Closes
05 Aug 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

The role involves handling every aspect of the accounting functions for the group of companies and its international clients :

  •  Assisting in the firm’s accounting processes, right up to a trial balance level;
  • Posting payments and journal entries, accruals;
  • Maintaining the accounts for a portfolio of client companies;
  • Assisting with payroll calculation;
  • Assisting with end-of-year tax submissions and VAT returns.
  • Handling all reconciliations, including bank reconciliations;
  • Handling any other duties to ensure the smooth running of the Accounts Departmen
  • Management accounts
  • Monitoring of bank accounts and posting of bank transactions
  • Processing of payments
  • Updating and processing (credit card) transactions
  • Inter-company transfers and monthly reconciliation of inter-company balances
  • Ships ledger disbursements and invoicing
  • Internet banking
  • Coding of new clients accounts
  • Local regulatory filing
  • Other ad-hoc duties normally performed in an accounts department
  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Excel to advanced level
  • Fluent in English and Maltese and able to communicate both in writing and orally
  • Well organised and quick to adopt as per company exigencies

Ideal candidate:

  • Liaise with auditors to be able to audit the accounts
  • Ability to reply to client queries
  • Liaise with clients to obtain the required signatures to sign off the accounts
  • Prepare schemes of distributions for audit purposes
  • Must be organised and assist in keeping a good filing system
  • Assist colleagues with queries
  • Compile lists and reports as required by the accounts department from time to time
  • Assist client with importation documents