Suitably qualified, experienced and motivated candidates are invited to apply for the position of Assistant Accountant which has arisen within Steward Bank.
Duties And Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following, among others:
Maintaining general ledgers
Performing reconciliations of accounts;
Verifying financial statements, ledgers and accounts and making corrections
Preparing and filing statutory reporting as necessary;
Processing payments and invoices accurately and within expected time
Authorising and overseeing the processing of pre-requisition order within set
Collaborating with Accountants and Finance Manager to ensure smooth
running of an organization’s accounts department
Ensure timely preparation and submission of statutory returns
Ensure compliance with statutory accounting standards and audit practices
Conducting monthly management checks and regular housekeeping activities
in order to maintain an efficient financial system
Ensure accruals and prepayment concepts are applied to processed
Processing payments and financial documents such as invoices, statements,
Posting journal entries for payroll, expenses and revenue
Maintaining and recording of fixed assets
Reconciling inventory accounts and liaising with the operations department to
ensure adequate stock levels are maintained at all times
Assisting in the development and implementation of policies and SOPs to
enhance the effective and efficient management processes and practices
Assisting in providing business support for key non- financial areas
Qualifications And Experience
Qualification, Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
Articles of clerkship is an advantage.
At least 2 years’ relevant experience.
Understanding of procurement processes
The ability to work to strict time constraints
Excellent analytical, adept and people skills,
Accuracy and attention to detail,
Demonstrate sound work ethics.
How To Apply
Interested persons that meet the above requirements should submit soft copies of their CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title, Assistant Accountant clearly written in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Closing date for all applications is 17 February 2022.