+1 (868)285-9JOB/ +1 (868) 293-0678 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

ACCOUNTANT

  • Location:
    NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, AUDIT, INSURANCE ADMIN
  • Deadline:
    April 26, 2020

Position Summary

The Accountant will be responsible for maintaining the financial health of the Company. He/she will have direct oversight of Finance, Administration, Accounting, Procurement, Inventory. He/she is responsible for producing financial reports to facilitate strategic analysis and decisions


Duties and Responsibilities

• Leadership and oversight of the Accounting Department, including Payroll, Procurement, Warehousing, Administration, and related functions
• Review and recommend systems for each of these functions
• Review and restructure the Accounting Department so that efficiencies of processes and work flows are completed according to guidelines and meet deadlines
• Supervise, train and evaluate accounting and support personnel
• Budget, forecast and efficient cash management
• Analyse procedures and controls in the operational and financial areas to ensure there is proper accountability and internal controls to minimise potential shrinkage and exposure to fraudulent activity
• Perform cost control activities, monitor revenues and expenditures
• Provide timely and accurate financial statements to the Executives and Board
• Analyse the Company’s financial health to identify opportunities for improvement, cost reduction and profit maximisation
• Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
• Review financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports as required
• Income Auditing: monitor all transactions in all areas as they contribute to or detract hotel revenue and to ensure appropriate accounting procedures are followed
• Keep abreast of and adhere to relevant financial regulations, reporting and legislation
• Oversee the Company’s tax preparation, auditing, banking, investments, and other financial requirements
• Ensure compliance with standards and company policies
• Lead assigned projects as requested
• Perform as Manager on Duty and/or Late Manager on Duty when requested
• Report any health and safety concerns/issues to Management and/or HSE Committee and act as the department’s representative for HSE Meetings
• Perform other related duties as assigned or required


Knowledge, skills and experience

• ACCA
• 7-10 years’ Accounting experience at a Supervisory and/or Management level
• Excellent computer literacy skills, including advanced MS Excel skills, MS Word, MS Outlook, GP Dynamics and HRP5
• Flexibility and availability to work extended hours including weekends and public holidays when the need arises

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