Assistant Manager – Financial Accounting

What you need to do

  • Provide timely and accurate financial information and analysis to support both internal and external reporting. Be an integral part of the Financial Accounting & Reporting function
  • Act as a liaison officer for internal/external audits and act upon the recommendations/next steps arising from them
  • Timely review and submission of tax payments and returns as per IRD regulations
  • Analysis of expense/income streams as allocated and perform forecasts on a relevant basis
  • Review and identify anomalies and find reasons for them. Present findings at different internal forums along with actionable insights
  • Overlook key tasks assigned to team members on outlet-level finance-related matters
  • Effective involvement in projects assigned on process improvements cost saving initiatives etc
  • Lead, motivate and nurture a high-performing team
  • Other ad-hoc reporting as required by the business

What you need

  • Should possess a Professional Qualification in Accounting and a Degree or equivalent in Accounting/Finance
  • Minimum 03 years experience in a financial reporting role within a finance division
  • Sound knowledge of accounting standards [SLFRSs/LKASs] and principles
  • Knowledge of statutory, legal, finance, and tax regulations
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of finance functions
  • Proficient computer skills, including the use of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel)
  • Ability to analyze¬†problems and strategies¬†for better solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent team management and interpersonal skills to manage multiple internal & external stakeholders
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail
  • Ability to work in an ERP-enabled environment (Preferably SAP)
  • Fluent in Sinhala and English

Company: Keells
Company email: [email protected]
Job Location: Colombo
Job Category: Accounting and Finance
Job Type: Full Time

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