Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant
Company:

Potential Staffing Limited


Senior Accountant

Details of the offer

Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions.

Minimum Qualification:Bachelor
Experience Level:Senior level
Experience Length:5 years
Job Description

Senior
Accountant responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank
statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close
procedures. A successful Senior Accountant combines excellent analytical skills
with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports
and forecasts. The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and/or
managing a team of Accountants and Junior Accountants.
Senior
Accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of
our accounting tasks.

Responsibilities

·
Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and
receivable
·
Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
·
Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
·
Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
·
Provide technical support and advice on Management Accountant
·
Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and
procedures
·
Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers
·
Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast
process
·
Provide input into department’s goal setting process
·
Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to
schedule
·
Assist with tax audits and tax returns
·
Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
·
Plan, assign and review staff’s work
·
Support month-end and year-end close process
·
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies
to maintain and strengthen internal controls
·
Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
·
Liaise with our Financial Manager and Accounting Manager to improve
financial procedures

Requirements

·
Proven experience as a Financial Controller, Accounting Supervisor, chief or senior
accountant
·
Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
·
In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting
Principles (GAAP)
·
Awareness of business trends
·
Familiarity with financial accounting statements
·
Experience with general ledger functions and the
month-end/year-end close process
·
Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, SAP,SAGE and
QuickBooks
·
Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
·
Accuracy and attention to detail
·
Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
·
BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant
·
Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) will be preferred

Qualified Candidate’s are asked to send their
updated CV

Requirements


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