Assistant Accountant

Full-time
Central Region, Suva
Posted 1 month ago

Job Description:

Reporting to the Regional Finance and Administration Manger, the successful candidate will be responsible for the management of the regional finance department and administration of specific business sectors.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Overall financial reporting responsibility of group companies overlooked by the
    regional finance office.
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and contribution reports for
    given group companies.
  • Preparation of annual budgets and monitoring of monthly achievements.
  • Monthly VAT and other tax reconciliation and filling of returns as per FRCS
    guidelines.
  • Arranging monthly standard journal entries including accruals and prepayments.
  • Verification of payments ensuring the timely payments to the suppliers.
  • Overseeing the monthly billing and overall debtors ensuring timely collection.
  • Supervision and provide necessary guidance to the regional finance team.
  • Liaising with external auditors for the annual statutory audits.
  • Assist the Finance Manager to implement and maintain sound internal control
    systems.
  • Preparation of necessary management reports required by the management.
  • Overlooking the banking process and preparation of timely bank reconciliation.
  • Handling bank fund transfers and liaising with banks.
  • Maintain financial records in a methodical manner.
  • Liaising with the Head Office finance department and other departments
    as required.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A degree in Accounting from a recognized university.
  • Prior working experience of 2 to 4 years in accounting and finance.
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures.
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software.
  • Experience with general ledger functions.
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to work in teams.
  • Good command of both written and spoken English.
  • Fluency in Microsoft office applications with Advanced MS Excel skills.
  • Hands on experience in MYOB and Oracle fusion or similar ERP will be a
    definite advantage.

Job Features

Job CategoryFinance
Vacancy1 Position, Full Time
AreaCentral Region, Suva
Valid From28-01-21
Valid To07-02-21

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