Accountant

Location
Ridge, Accra, Ghana
Salary
Monthly Salary
Posted
31 Mar 2020
Closes
09 Apr 2020
Ref
SCGCAS032020
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Contract
Hours
Full time

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Bookkeeping -   Use software to process transactions and prepare basic financial statement that comply with accounting standards.
  • Tax Compliance  -    Prepare and reconcile withholding tax, VAT, levies and corporate tax accruals.
  • Client Service     -     Maintain relations with and provide service to client.
  • Reporting & Analysis   -   Prepare internal and external financial statement and analysis; advise clients on implication.
  • Technology        -   Use technology to streamline and perform work; set up clients on system and train them to use.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • Strong accounting background
  • An analytical and enquiring mind 
  • An ability to put concepts into practice in a relevant way
  • Strong IT skills - MS office (intermediate) and accounting software e.g. Xero or QuickBooks
  • Good oral and written communication
  • A professional attitude to work.
     

WHAT WE OFFER

  • An environment that supports learning
  • Opportunity to work with a variety of software
  • Opportunity to work with clients
  • An appreciation of the business context in which accounting works

QUALIFICATION

  • A first degree in a business or non business course
  • Must be a student or an affiliate of ACCA, and passed the Advanced Performance Management paper (Essential) with no or at least 1 year working experience. This is an entry level position.  

TO APPLY
Please complete the Job Application Form using the link provided via the apply button below by close of day on 9th April 2020. Applicants must be Ghanaians or be eligible to work in Ghana. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.