Chief Accountant Job at YUMN Ltd - Career Opportunity in Rwanda
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Vacancy title:
Chief Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Engineering Services , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

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Deadline of this Job:
13 August 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Rwanda , Kigali , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Chief Accountant will focus on business operations as well as compliance and reporting. .

Job Description:
• Manage AP/AR, payroll, FAR, cost accounting, inventory accounting and revenue recognition
• Continually identify areas for business process re-engineering and cost reduction
• Prepare and publish timely periodic (monthly, quarterly, annual) financial statements
• Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
• Rigorous document and contract management
• Support the company’s budget management and financial modeling
• Enforce internal control, risk management and compliance to company policies and procedures
• Coaching and Mentoring a dynamic team of 5 or more staff, including internal and external capacity building
• Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
• Treasury management, bank relations, and all other reconciliations
• Co-ordinate internal, statutory and tax audits

Job Skills: Not Specified

• Very high integrity
• At least 4 years of proven experience in coaching and mentoring dynamic teams of 5 or more employees.
• Relevant Bachelor’s degree and/or CPA, ACCA, CIMA
• Experiential knowledge of IFRS, Rwandan tax and business laws
• Able to work under pressure and minimum supervision to meet tight deadlines
• Practical advanced computer skills, including Excel other accounting packages.
• Big 4 experience would be an added advantage
• Language proficiency in English and French added advantage

Job Education Requirements: Bachelor's Degree

Job Experience Requirements: 4 years

Work Hours: 8


Job application procedure
Interested & qualified candidates should ONLY submit their application through including a summarized CV with 3 professional references & a Cover letter (all in 1 document) not later than August 13th, 2020.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job: 13 August 2020
Duty Station: Kigali
Posted: 30-06-2020
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 30-06-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 30-06-2065
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