Require a bachelor's degree in the area of specialty (B. Com) with ACCA affiliate and 0-1 year of experience in the audit / accounting firm.
Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within an accounting practice. Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Perform a variety of tasks. Work under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required to optimize given tasks.
Responsibilities as Assistant Auditor / Accountant
Perform bookkeeping and prepare balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports
Understand, implement and maintain audit procedures and risk assessment processes
Conduct audit fieldwork, prepare audit findings and reports
Ensure compliance with all applicable accounting and auditing standards (IFRS, ISAs)
Stay current on industry trends, and best accounting and audit practices
Ensure accuracy of financial information
Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions (Bank, control accounts, etc.)
Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
Meet tight deadlines of clients to prepare financial statements and relevant reports
Understanding on month-end and year-end closings
Communicate effectively with clients and firm management
Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor's degree in Accounting & Finance with ACCA Affiliate.
0-1 year of experience in financial accounting, auditing, or a combination thereof, from an audit firm.
Strong understanding of Accounting and Auditing Standards, local regulations, VAT.
Understanding of audit methodologies and practices
Strong interpersonal skills, critical thinking skills, and time management skills
Proficient verbal and written communication skills
Comfortability in working in a collaborative environment
Keen to learn automation and software
Knowledge of accounting software (Sage 50, Zoho, Quickbooks)
Accuracy and attention to detail
Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
Initiative taker and Team player
Knowledge and experience of Ms Excel, word, outlook