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Accountant

  • Location:
    EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, AUDIT, INSURANCE ADMIN
  • Deadline:
    June 21, 2024
  • Gender:
    Male, Female

Royal Castle Limited is seeking applications from suitably qualified candidates for the  following position: 

ACCOUNTANT 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES 

Prepares monthly Management Accounts with detailed variance analysis and  explanations as well as the annual audit schedules and Statutory Financial  Statements.  

Manages and supervises the Accounts Department to ensure the timely processing  of information and resolves any routine problems which may arise.  

Reviews and develops systems to ensure the completeness and integrity of  information from the various departments and to ensure the adherence to present  accounting practices, policies and systems. 

Prepares the annual Audit Schedules and liaises with the Auditors, in all aspects,  including the Annual Stocktaking exercise. 

Complies with the various statutory bodies and ensures that all statutory payments  are made on a timely basis including Vat, Business Levy, Green Fund, PAYE,  Health Surcharge and National Insurance.  

Prepares CSO returns and Corporation Tax Returns. 

Responds to and resolves all issues arising with the Financial Institutions, Board  Of Inland Revenue and other external parties relevant to the Accounts  Department. 

Ensures that Suppliers are paid in a timely manner so as to ensure the continuous  supply of goods and services. 

Reviews all cheque payment vouchers to ensure accuracy of information. 

Follows up on outstanding payments for Royalty Income and other Accounts  Receivables from Local and Foreign Franchises.

Liaises with the Customs Broker to ensure timely preparation of Duty, VAT and  other relevant payment cheques for the expedition of clearance of foreign  shipments. 

People Management 

Ensures team members comply with all Health, Safety and Quality rules and  regulations. 

Reports all infractions, accidents, and near misses, in accordance with the  Company’s policies and procedures. 

Leads, directs and supervises all employees, under the departmental purview, in  the execution of their responsibilities. 

Sets performance standards and completes performance reviews on team  members, as required. 

Works, in partnership, with the Human Resources Department to select, orient,  train, coach, counsel and discipline all employees within the Department. 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES 

 Knowledge: 

Laws, regulations, operating standards and practices governing companies based  on acceptable accounting standards 

Accounting software packages 

Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (emphasis on Excel) 

Excellent numerical and written and oral communication skills 

Ability to: 

Develop and implement financial policies and procedures 

Lead cross functional teams 

Work in a fast paced and dynamic environment 

Develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external  customers 

Work with a high degree of accuracy and efficiency to meet deadlines Critically analyse and solve problems

 EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE 

Minimum professional accounting qualifications of: ACCA/CGA/CMA A minimum of seven (7) years’ relevant experience in Accounting/Financial  Planning for a medium to large organization with at least four (4) years at the  management level 

Experience in a restaurant environment would be considered an asset 

  

All applications are to be submitted no later than September 22nd, 2023 E-mail: recruitment@royalcastle-tt.com 

Please specify “Accountantin the subject 

OR 

Human Resources Manager 

Royal Castle Limited 

#1-5 Race Course Road, Carapo 

Arima