Senior Accountant

Job Details

Location: Angola

Closing Date: December 31, 2016

Description:

As the Senior Accountant you will be a key member in the company, accomplishing specific accounting objectives within the financial department, assisting and working closely with the Financial Director.

Responsibilities:

  • Meet accounting operational standards by contributing financial information to strategic plans and reviews; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; identifying system improvements.
  • Meet accounting financial standards by providing accounting department annual budget information; monitoring expenditures; identifying variances; implementing corrective actions.
  • Maintain cash flow by monitoring bank balances and cash requirements; investing excess funds.
  • Review cash disbursements by verifying check amounts against invoices, authorizing checks and wire transfers.
  • Prepare and enter general ledger entries/transactions into accounting system (JDE).
  • Reconcile bank accounts and verify the bank balance with the general ledger
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts in connection with the general ledger
  • Prepare and/or Supervises all month-end and year-end accounting procedures including preparation and entry of journal entries for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Tax, and General Ledger computer systems (JDE).
  • Support annual audit by providing information and answers to auditors.
  • Maintain financial security by adhering to internal controls.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Accomplish accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Perform other duties of a similar or related level and assists with special projects as necessary or assigned.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Degree / Diploma in Accounting / Finance
  • Diploma in auditing advantageous
  • Knowledge of local legislation and regulations to determine potential risk and impact upon the company
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a financial accounting role
  • Previous experience in the Logistics, mining or Oil & Gas industry
  • Local Angolans will be considered

Contact:
The CA Global Group

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