As Kitopi SeniorAccountant you will oversee general accounting operations bycontrolling and verifying our financial transactions.
You will beresponsible for reconciling account balances and bank statements,maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end closeprocedures.
A successful Senior accountantcombines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge ofaccounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts.
The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and / ormanaging a team of accountants and junior accountants. Senioraccountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectivenessin all of our accounting tasks.
Monitor the day-to-day financial operationswithin the company, such as payroll, invoicing, and othertransactions assisting in tax audits and taxreturns.
Verify, allocate, post and reconcileaccounts payable and receivable and produce error freeaccounting reports.
Analyze financialinformation and summarize financial status and provide technicalsupport and advice on Management accountant
Review and recommend modifications to accounting systemsand procedures
Participate in financialstandards setting and in forecast process
Prepare financial statements and produce budget accordingto schedule
Direct internal and externalaudits to ensure compliance
Support month-endand year-end close process and develop and document businessprocesses and accounting policies to maintain and strengtheninternal controls
Liaise with our Head ofFinance to improve financial procedures
Proven experience as a financial controller,accounting supervisor, chief or senior accountant
Awareness of business trends
Familiarity with financial accountingstatements
Hands-on experience with accountingsoftware packages, like FreshBooks and QuickBooks