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

The Accountant will be responsible for the financial operations of the Company, which includes preparing balance sheets, profit, and loss statements, and other financial reports. Among other responsibilities, the successful candidate will be expected to perform the following:

  • Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries
  • Reconcile financial discrepancies
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
  • Provide input into companies’ goal setting process
  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
  • Maintain general oversight of the company’s accounting functions and workflow
  • Prepare reconciliations to General ledger accounts
  • Prepare cash flow statements and track cash balances as specified
  • Prepare journal entries as well as Sage data entries
  • Review accounts payable register and reconcile to Trial balance
  • Review accounts receivable register and reconcile to Trial balance
  • Prepare and maintain the company’s fixed asset register
  • Monitor all operating bank accounts
  • Review spreadsheets of all sales and purchases and reconcile the General Ledger
  • Maintain responsibility for all subsidiaries and related special projects as assigned
  • Prepare VAT schedules to ensure statutory deadlines are met
  • Reconcile the submitted VAT returns with the general ledger balance
  • Prepare all statutory returns

The candidate of choice must possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, economics, business administration or related field
  • 3+ years’ proven work experience in the accounting field (managerial experience will be an asset)
  • Experience with and skill at using spreadsheet software, including Excel
  • Knowledge of Sage 300 will be an asset
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Capable of handling multiple client accounts simultaneously while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional communication and writing skills, and capable of liaising with multiple levels within an organization.

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