+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:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, AUDIT, INSURANCE ADMIN
  • Deadline:
    January 18, 2021
  • Gender:
    Male, Female, Other

The Incorporated Trustees of the Anglican Church in the Diocese of Trinidad & Tobago

ACCOUNTANT

 

  1. POSITION AND DUTIES

The Accountant reports administratively to the Diocesan Secretary and functionally to the Board of Finance.

The duties include:

  • Preparation of monthly management reports for the Diocese and its principal income generating facility
  • Managing the monthly variance analysis and providing commentary on the financial performance
  • Managing the corporate month end accounting process including but not limited to bank reconciliation and cut off procedures
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive internal control framework
  • Work closely with the Internal Audit function to facilitate compliance with the internal control policies and procedures
  • Liaising with external auditors
  • Assist in training and development of staff within the accounting unit
  • Liaise with Parish Clerks and Treasurers with respect to the reconciliation of the Parish balances. Investigate and clear items where necessary.
  • Attend to routine correspondence and maintain relationships with stakeholders
  • Ensure the safety and security of documents evidencing ownership of the company’s assets
  • Preparation and filing of corporate tax and VAT returns
  • Preparation of reports and schedules for yearend audit
  • Ensuring accuracy of Accounts payables and Accounts receivables schedules on a monthly basis.
  1. SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES

The skills and attributes that are most needed for this role may include:

  • Professional Accounting qualifications
  • Minimum 8 years Accounting experience
  • Solid technical background, including statutory reporting experience
  • Background in Audit
  • Highly organised and structured
  • Strong level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to take responsibility and be accountable
  • Able to work autonomously and as part of a broader team
  • Ability to solve complex problems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong time management and prioritisation skills
  • Intermediate to advanced computer software skills, including Quickbooks and other accounting packages
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