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Head of Accounting (Retail)

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Head of Accounting (Retail)

Job Type : Full-Time
Education Requirement : Bachelor Degree
Skills : ACCA  Accounting  CA  LCCI - 3 
Experience : 8 years and above
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Our client is looking for a strong Accountant for their Senior Team with 10-15 years experience to join their winning team.

The candidate will preferably have strong experience in the retail industry and will oversee bookkeeping, financial reports, and cash management.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage, oversee, and at times directly implement in order to effectively lead the accounting team to deliver strong, consistent results.
  • Oversee bookkeeping, financial reports, and cash management and other core accounting areas.
  • Oversee preparation of asset, liability, revenue, and expenses entries.
  • Oversee maintenance of subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions; resolving discrepancies.
  • Manage maintenance of general ledgers by transferring subsidiary accounts; preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries.
  • Summarize financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss, and other statements.
  • Avoid legal challenges by complying with legal requirements.
  • Secure financial information by completing database backups.
  • Protect the organization's value by keeping information confidential.
  • Prepare accurate, timely financial statements in accordance with our established schedule and with input from the rest of the accounting department 
  • Conduct monthly and quarterly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance 
  • Analyse financial statements for discrepancies and other issues that should be brought to the Financial Controller’s attention 
  • Review all inter-company transactions and generate invoices as necessary 
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts 
  • Delegate financial responsibilities to junior members of the accounting team 
  • Coordinate semi-annual audits and assist the Financial Controller with conducting audits 
  • Conduct regular ledger maintenance 

Key Senior Accountant Expertise

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting (BCom, CPA or ACCA level 2)
  • 10+ years’ experience in general or tax accounting 
  • Highly prefer experience in Retail Industry
  • Experience with computerized ledger systems 
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and accounting software
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills 
  • Ability to function well in a team-oriented environment 
  • Familiarity with accounting software 
  • Communication skills in English (i.e. writing and speaking)

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