The Finance Officer will be responsible for providing support to the Finance Manager in ensuring accurate and timely completion of all Financial and Accounting tasks; including statutory reporting and also in compliance with all Accounting standards, policies and procedures, legal/statutory and Company regulations.
Other job functions are:
Fixed asset management.
Account receivable management.
Preparation and filing of statutory returns.
Reconcile accounts payable and receivable.
Preparation and recording of accounting entries.
Ensure the integrity of the general ledger postings.
Handling of month end activities i.e. accruals etc.
Maintain regular contact with all stakeholders.
Liaise with the bank for all Company transactions, as assigned.
Confirm authorizations for all requests and obtain necessary supporting documents.
Identify and update Supervisor of significant problems, discrepancies, risks etc.
Other duties consistent with the role as assigned from time-to-time.
Qualifications, Skills & Competencies
Must have degree in B.Com, Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field.
ICA/ACCA Qualification is an added advantage.
Minimum of 4 years experience in handling Accounting and Finance functions.
Adequate Knowledge in IFRS.
Must understand Tax laws.
Knowledge of Finance, Accounting, Budgeting, and Cost control.
Knowledge of Financial and Accounting software application especially Microsoft Dynamics 365.
Proficiency in MS Office Applications.
Candidate must be resident in Ghana.
Demand on the Job
Strong communication skills
Attention to details and accuracy.
Planning and organizing skills.
Able to work with little or no supervision.
Ability to analyze problems and proffer accurate solution.