Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

Job Department: Accounting
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Barbados
Career Level: Experienced Professional

Your role: The Assistant Accountant works in the Accounting department and provides direct support to the Financial Controller and senior Accounting staff. The Assistant Accountant offers assistance in the following key areas:

  • Assisting in the preparation of internal accounts for use in financial statements and management reports
  • Preparing cash flow statements and tracking cash balances as required
  • Providing reconciliations to Management in a timely manner
  • Assisting with the preparation of weekly and monthly payrolls as necessary
  • Balancing all cheque books and providing cash flow statements as required
  • Preparing monthly expense reports and supporting schedules
  • Preparing all bank reconciliations and supporting schedules, working papers and other reconciliations as requested
  • Timely preparation of all Government deductions as well as monthly VAT/refund claims
  • Ensuring the preparation of all legislative returns (PAYE and NIS) in a timely manner

Skills, qualifications and experience required:

  • First degree in Accounting or a related field
  • Current enrolment in or completion of a recognized Accounting designation
  • A minimum of two (2) consecutive years’ practical accounting experience would be an asset
  • Strong command of Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel
  • Knowledge of payroll software
  • Detail and goal oriented
  • Ability to self-manage amidst conflicting deadlines
  • Maintain confidentiality of sensitive information

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