Senior Accountant

Location
Kingston, JM
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
24 Sep 2020
Ref
118549
Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Qualified accountant
SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
Key deliverables:
* To assist the Chief Financial Controller in achieving all reporting objectives.
* To supply Monthly and Quarterly reports to the Central Leadership Team on business performance against budget/latest estimate.
* To assist with the preparation of the annual budget and other long-term financial planning.
Key Responsibilities:
* Assist with the development of the annual budget and latest estimates
* Provide monthly reporting by collating information from various departments to ensure completeness and correctness
* Provide quarterly reports for the Executive team and the Board - Stock Exchange report and analysis
* Assist with preparations of the Audited Financial statements
* Providing Statutory reports as required
* Provide recommendations to improve the quality and maintain the integrity of all Reporting Systems
* Review processes to make them more efficient and effective - identify opportunities to maximize other operating Income streams
* Provide assistance with the audit process (both internal and external)
* Assist with the transaction processing in the absence of the Finance Manager
* Oversight of GL, AR, AP and Cash Management
* Assist with the renewal of the Company's insurance
Education and Experience:
* Qualified ACCA / CPA or possess a BSc. with Accounting major
* 3 years' accounting experience including general ledger
* Minimum of 2 years' experience in reporting to Executive Management
* Minimum of 2 years' supervisory experience
Skills and Competencies:
* Knowledge of good accounting practices especially IFRS
* Strong budgetary skills
* Computer literate, skilled in QuickBooks, MS Suite (Excel, Word, Power point to name a few), Microsoft Dynamic, POS systems, spread sheet and other applications
* Sound knowledge and competence in internal control systems
* Experience with company taxation policies and practices would be an asset
* Effective communicator both orally and written
Closing date: September 23, 2020

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