Thursday, 24 October 2013

An oil and gas company requires the services of a qualified candidate to fill this role: Responsibilities: Prepare profit and loss statements and monthly closing and cost accounting reports. Compile and analyse financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts and document business transactions. Analyse and review budgets and expenditures. Monitor and review accounting and related system reports for accuracy and completeness. Prepare and review budget, revenue, expense, payroll entries, invoices and other accounting documents. Analyse revenue and expenditure trends and recommend appropriate budget levels and ensure expenditure control. Explain billing invoices and accounting policies to staff, vendors and clients.Recommend, develop and maintain financial databases, computer software systems and manual filing systems. Interact with internal and external auditors in completing audits. Under the supervision of the Senior Financial Accountant, manage the production of Annual and Quarterly reports and Accounts and the associated supporting evidence and reconciliation. Working with the Senior Financial Accountant and others to ensure the company receives a clean audit report. Ensure that all transactions comply with appropriate VAT regulations and submitting the VAT return on behalf of the company. Production of a statutory based set of management accounts, including balance sheet on a monthly basis to prepare monthly management accounts. Ensure that key financial processes are properly documented and updated and reviewed regularly with a view to achieving improvements and efficiencies. In conjunction with the Senior Financial Accountant, shall be responsible for managing and controlling the Chart of Accounts. Produce, as required, any adhoc reports required by the Senior Financial Accountant and/or Executive Management. Other duties as may be assigned by the Senior Financial Accountant and Executive Management. Qualifications and Requirements: Minimum of a degree in accounting 5 years experience Excellent communication and interpersonal skills