Essilor Job Vacancy For Chief Accountant, Application Details

Essilor Job Vacancy For Chief Accountant, Application Details

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Chief Accountant will be part of the East Africa Finance team, which handles the accounting of 4 companies in the East Africa Region, will continually support the management in decision-making and planning through analysis and reporting of financial performance, maintaining effective controls over the company’s financial processes and preparing financial statements & management information.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that Accounting records are prepared and updated accurately and in a timely manner
  • Finalization of books of Accounts, Preparation of financial reports & uploading reports in Hyperion on a monthly basis
  • Manage Monthly closing & Quarter Closing and preparation of MIS Reports
  • Ensure the preparation of balance sheet schedules and reconciliation
  • Preparation and updation of audit schedules and Liaise with Internal & External auditors
  • Participate in the Annual Budgeting process and implementation & review of Budgetary Control on Opex & Capex
  • Development & implementation of Internal Control policies and procedures
  • Manage the reconciliation of Supplier Accounts, Customer Accounts & Bank Accounts
  • Working capital Management – Analysis of Receivables & Preparation of Collection plan, Inventory Mgt with the support of logistics Dept
  • Preparation of Payroll and salary payment
  • Set up of Accounting system for the newly created /acquired entities & recruitment & training of suitable candidates
  • Liaise with banks and external agencies as and when it required
  • Coordinate with the tax consultant to compute payroll tax & corporate tax

Education/Background Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Finance from an accredited university, Professional accounting qualification (ACCA, CPA, CMA, CA) or part qualification is a plus.
  • Should have a minimum of 5-7 years of experience, specialization in GL is a plus . Should be able to handle accounts and finance function of a company independently.

Soft Competencies:

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  • Excellent verbal and written communication, & report writing skills
  • Ability to lead and complete multiple assignments simultaneously and appropriately prioritize
  • Ability to establish and maintain credibility and trust with the business
  • Team-player and ability to work independently and proactively with minimal instructions
  • Demonstrates a high-degree of personal and professional ethics and integrity

How to Apply

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here

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