Heba Consulting Port Louis, Port Louis District, Mauritius
An established and growing, international management company, based in Port Louis, is looking for a Senior Accountant. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for various accounting related activities such as: • To oversee the monthly accounting function of the defined Business Units • In line with the company close procedures and deadlines to prepare and report the quarterly Business unit results • To ensure detailed monthly reconciliations be prepared and reviewed • To ensure all the key profit and loss transactions be properly reviewed, analyzed and signed-off before submitting the results to the Group Consolidation Team • To prepare, review and submit the monthly cash-flow and operational forecast to the company's Group Finance Manager. This will require on-going meetings with the MD and a full understanding at all times of the business environment • At all times to track expenses against budget and to report deviations • To be part of the annual Budget team and to take responsibility for the budget of the assigned Business unit • To meet all statutory and other regulatory deadlines. The statutory financials must be done in line with IFRS • Where applicable attend to and be responsible for all in-country tax filings • Liaise regularly with other key players in the Company's Group Finance team. • To be fully skilled in the use of the Company's Group adopted ERP system, processes and procedures • Meet Reporting deadlines. Characteristics of the candidate: • CA or ACCA qualified and minimum 3 year working experience with a recognized Auditing Company • More than 4 years working experience in financial reporting and worked in an accounting team • Computer literate; • Highly knowledge of a bookkeeping system such as Sage or similar package; • Highly skilled and good understanding / knowledge of IFRS; • Full understanding of how to run a Group monthly and quarter-end process including running / preparing of the the financial consolidation process; • Good experience with Management Reports • Proficient in English and good communicator as well as French literate (the latter will be a bonus); The Accountant will possess good organizational, communicational, and computer skills. The candidate will be self-motivated with the ability to identify problems and provide solutions within the requirements of the position. It is required for this person to take the lead and to work independently; but still to be a team player where required. He/She will be a competent individual with integrity, accountability, strong interpersonal skills, and be a team player. The position requires a person who is flexible, hard working, eager to learn, detail oriented and independent. Education: Qualified CA or ACCA The successful candidate must have the right to live and work in Mauritius.