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Job Title: Management Accountant
                                              
Date: August 2019
Apply by: 4 September 2019

JOB PURPOSE:                    

To provide support to the Finance Coordinator for the various management of the finance functions.

                                                                                                         

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Supervising and maintaining of relevant records and preparation of final accounts and reporting on all funds.

  • Liaising with other departments on all matters affecting budgetary control, financial and management reporting, control and monitoring of budget expenditure.

  • Coordinating and processing of account payable and receivables including verification and coding procedures to ensure accuracy.

  • Controlling the issue of cheques and other negotiable instructions and ensuring compliance with proper banking procedures.

  • Recommending payments in accordance with approved commitments / budgets.

  • Assessing of all investment proposals.

  • Preparing and analyzing of monthly financial statements and additional reports for management.

  • Responsible for all inventory control procedures

  • Reviewing daily cash and bank transaction and reports.

  • Supervising approvals, process data, ensuring compliance with company procedures, policies and general accounting practices, maintaining appropriate internal controls.

  • Reviewing debtors and creditor ledger.

  • Discussing important matters with National Revenue Authority and Government Institutions as instructed by the finance coordinator.

  • Any other duties and responsibilities that may be assigned from time to time by the Finance Coordinator.

 

INTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS

  • Finance Coordinator

  • Supply Chain Coordinator

  • Finance Department

 

EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS

  • National Revenue Authority

  • Banks and other Financial Institutions

  • Local and External Auditors

  • Shared Service Centre

 

QUALIFICATION

  

  • Degree in Accounting / Finance or a recognized professional accounting qualification at least certificate stage of ACCA / ICASL.

 

EXPERIENCE

 

  • At least 4-5 years accounting experience in both financial and management accounting at a senior level.

 

COMPETENCIES

 

  • Strong organizational and leadership skills.

  • Sound understanding of computerized accounting systems.

  • Sound understanding of double entry principles.

  • Ability to work in a team and have excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills and proven ability in English language.

  • Ability to work under pressure.

  • High level of interpersonal, cross-cultural and negotiation skills.

  • Performance driven leadership with strong profit and accountability focus.

 

Interested candidates should submit their CV and cover letter  job@jobsearchsl.com, subject 'MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT' or by hand at 4C(ii) College Road, Congo Cross, Freetown not later than 4 September 2019.