Chief accountant


Job Summary

Overseas finance, accounting, budgeting, Audit, Tax, corporate strategy, insurance, and investor-related functions and directs all financial activities

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 12 years

Job Description


  • Minimum of a First degree in either:
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Associate's Degree in Business Administration or Related Field o
  • Must have minimum of 12 year’s Working Experience
  • Must have the following skills:
  • Knowledgeable with SAP , Tally , SAGE and other accounting software’s
  • The ability to produce accurate financial reports
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Discretion as there will likely be sensitive information and figures discussed
  • The ability to work to strict time constraints
  • The ability to prioritize work
  • An organized and methodical approach to a task
  • ICAN or ACCA Certification is a must
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Proactive individual focused on system and reporting improvements
  • Payroll experience
  • Some experience in preparation of balance sheet accounts
  • Data Entry
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite; Excellent Skills With Microsoft Office
  • Payroll Experience; Experience in Balance Sheet Account Preparation
  • Detail Oriented; Organized; Timely
  • Competent IT Skills; Strong Bookkeeping Skills; Knowledge of Business Math; Understanding of Budgetary Principles
  • Strong Written and Oral Communication Skills
  • Employee attests to exhibit and proficiency to the following but no limited to it:
  • Literacy and numeracy
  • Self-driven and result oriented
  • Oral and written communication Teamwork
  • Teamwork and exemplary leader
  • Creative and problem-solving abilities
  • Entrepreneurial and Managerial Mindset
  • Critical and analytical thinking
  • Ability to apply discipline, knowledge, and concept
  • Tech - Savvy
  • Interpersonal, customer service and leadership skill
  • Proactive and co-ordination spirit
  • Attentive to details, observant and ability to work under pressure
  • Must always portrait the image of the company in good light


  • Ability to build the accounting system from the scratch
  • Overseas finance, accounting, budgeting, Audit, Tax, corporate strategy, insurance, and investor-related functions and directs all financial activities, a advises and assists the CEO and management team in meeting the strategic objective of the company.
  • Provide accounting services to the company in the area of preparation of standalone and consolidated financial statements comprising of an Income statement, Statement of cash flow, Statement of changes in equity and Statement of financial position;
  • Preparation of Statement of Affairs and Audited Report
  • Tax Computation, filling of tax returns to the relevant tax authorities, attending queries raised by tax office, compliance with relevant tax laws, payment of tax on behalf of our clients and obtaining tax clearance certificates;
  • Verification of Clients’ Fixed Assets;
  • Forensic Accounting, Re-computation of bank charges and interest, also follow up of excess charges repayment with the banks;
  • Setting up of Accounting System ( Manual and Computerized Accounting System);
  • Coordinating filing of annual returns with Corporate Affairs Commission
  • Preparation of Management Account
  • Preparing of Business Plan and Feasibility studies report
  • Preparation of group and inter-company schedules and reconciliations
  • Managing the treasury accounting functions of the company and Review of revenue collections/assurance and report to management regarding finances of the company
  • Oversee the preparation of financial reports , budgeting process, and investment planning; direct investment activities, and advise management on different financial business decision
  • Direct the preparation of financial reports, such as income statements, balance sheets, outlook, cash flow analysis and analysis of future earnings or expenses that summarize and forecast the organization’s financial position
  • Coordinate the improvement of management information and reporting systems for prompt and more accurate business decisions

 Salary # 45000 - 60000

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