Financial Accountant

KBC Business Consultants

An innovative consulting firm

Our client is a leading financial institution seeking a highly motivated and experienced Financial Accountant to join our team. As a Financial Accountant, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing the financial accounting processes of the organization, including tax-related services.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare financial statements and reports for the organization in accordance with accounting principles and standards.
  • Manage and reconcile bank accounts, including performing regular audits of accounts.
  • Prepare and review balance sheet reconciliations and general ledger accounts to ensure accuracy.
  • Oversee the month-end closing process, including the preparation of journal entries and supporting schedules.
  • Assist with budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Collaborate with other departments within the organization to provide financial information and analysis to support business decisions.
  • Prepare and file tax returns, including income tax, sales tax, and property tax.
  • Ensure compliance with tax laws and regulations.
  • Assist with tax planning and forecasting.
  • Provide guidance and support to other departments on tax-related matters.
  • Assist with internal and external audits.

Requirements:

  • Level II ACCA, ZICA, CIMA; Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 3 – 4 years of experience in financial accounting and tax-related services.
  • Knowledge in financial institutions, related regulations and pastel accounting package will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), International financial reporting standards (IFRS), and tax laws and regulations.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with financial reporting systems and software. (working knowledge of pastel accounting package will be an added advantage)

Our client offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and opportunities for career advancement within our organization. If you are a dedicated and detail-oriented Financial Accountant with a passion for numbers and a desire to work in a dynamic and challenging environment, we encourage you to apply.

Send your application letters together with curriculum vitae with three traceable referees to [email protected] before or on the 17th May 2024.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@kbc-consult.com


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