VACANCY TITLE: FINANCIAL ANALYST
CLOSING DATE: Aug 30, 2012
The Financial Analyst is a trainee member providing each incumbent with hands on exposure to the activities of a Company’s Finance Department.
Responsibilities of this position typically cover the preparation of various forms of accounting documents, vouchers, and transaction posting/processing. The role also prepares simple reports under the supervision of the Financial Accountant.
SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Works within the scope of defined Finance and Accounting systems, processes, procedures and policies to ensure all financial transactions are properly captured on manual documents and within the system, and within specified timeframes.
Processes invoices due for payment to creditors.
Prepares customer bills and gas accounting activities.
Prepares daily float requirements and the daily cash report.
Prepares and maintains the cash book.
Posts transactions into the accounting system and prints relevant reports.
Handles basic banking activities, e.g. deposits and withdrawals.
Obtains the Company’s Bank statements and performs basic reconciliation.
Prepares monthly summary schedule of withholding tax (WHT) from approved invoices sent for payment.
Monitors the company’s liquidity and ensure up-to-date record of investments are kept
Renders monthly returns for PAYE, WHT, pension and other statutory deductions
Posts finance and accounting transactions
Maintains an efficient filing and document retrieval system, both manual and automated
Performs other duties as assigned by the Financial Accountant.
KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS
Accuracy of transaction processing (posting of entries etc.)
Accuracy of accounting schedules prepared
Level of un-reconciled items in accounts handled
Quality and timeliness of accounting reports produced
Level of adherence to regulatory/statutory reporting guidelines and timelines
Quality and ease of retrieval of financial information/documents and reports
Transaction turnaround times.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
1st degree in Accounting or Economics from a reputable University
Professional Accreditation (ACA) is an advantage
2 – 3 years work experience in a similar role
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED
Analytical & Research
Creativity & Innovation
Oral & Written Communication
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