Proten International is working with our client in the Telecommunication Industry to hire for the position of an Accounts Officer (General Ledger-GL Role)
Department: Accounts and Finance
Reports to: Accounts Supervisor/Head Position
The Accounts Officer’s primary role is to assist the Financial Controller in the administration of the association’s financial accounts.
Good management decisions rely heavily on accurate and timely presentation of financial information. As such the overall financial health of the association is supported from this area through the delivery of effective accounts department services. The role is to be performed with high standards of service to external and internal stakeholders
Preparation of Monthly Financial Statements and detailed supplementary schedules forming part of Financial Statements.
Scrutiny of General Ledger Balances on Regular basis
Proficient in Reconciliations of all major items in Income Statement and Balance Sheet eg: Sales, Stock, Bank, Duties & Taxes.
Preparation of various Management Reports (Regular and Ad-hoc)
Handling Internal and External Audits
Assisting other Finance Sub-Functions as and when required.
Good Accounting Knowledge
Strong Analytical Skills
Proficient in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Good knowledge of Companies Act and Tax Laws
Good knowledge of MS Excel and MS Word
Communication Skills (written and oral)
Knowledge of Account Payable process (added advantage)
BSC graduate in accounting or related field with 3 to 5 years of experience. ICAN (added advantage).
Must have experience in the Telecommunications Industry