Career Opportunity – Management Accountant
We are currently looking for a Management Accountant to join our growing team at Jatco Insurance Managers!
At Jatco Insurance Managers Limited we strive to offer innovative, flexible solutions that deliver the full benefits of today’s alternative risk mechanisms backed by a solid foundation of knowledge, experience, and industry leadership. Our aim at Jatco Managers is to develop cost-effective alternative risk solutions that enable clients to maintain affordable and flexible insurance coverage, improve cash flow, and control expenses.
Due to Company business growth, Jatco Insurance Managers is looking for a well-experienced Management Accountant to join the team.
The role entails:
o Running the day to day finance related operations;
o Overseeing accounts payable: ensure prompt payment of invoices, reconcile supplier statements, and address any discrepancies;
o Maintaining and reconcile general ledger accounts;
o Compiling monthly ageing reports for both accounts payable and receivable;
o Scrutinizing financial data to pinpoint trends, inconsistencies, and opportunities for cost reduction;
o Ensure that all finance tasks within the Company are concluded within established deadlines and in line with all policies and procedures;
o Ensure that all accounting tasks meet all regulatory requirements and reported on time and that audit requirements are always met;
o Ensuring timely completion of month-end and year-end close processes, following best practices;
o Reach the necessary KPI’s;
o Preparing management accounts;
o Present yearly budget preparation to present to the Board of Directors;
o Monitoring actual financial performance against the budget, highlighting any significant variances;
o Assist with the preparation and submission of VAT/tax/statistical returns/surveys, ensuring they adhere to accepted principles and guidelines;
o Conduct thorough credit risk assessments for potential clients, customers and vendors;
o Providing essential documentation and information during internal and external audits;
o Actively promote continuous improvement processes across all functions within the Company;
o Deal with local and foreign clients and respective insurance markets;
o Coordinating and cooperating closely with the finance department of Jatco core;
o Other general accounting duties in line with Company exigencies.
Skill-sets and Requirements:
A minimum of 3 years of local or international experience in a similar role
Strong understanding of financial regulations, compliance and reporting (IFRS)
Assertive, willing to work under pressure and able to work independently;
Strong verbal and written communication skills in the English;
May involve travelling from time to time.
Education & Experience:
Fully qualified and warranted accountant
To apply send your cover letter and CV on firstname.lastname@example.org