Junior Accountant

Closing on: Nov 14, 2021

SALARY: Rs. 85,000 – 100,000 + Benefits

One of our prestigious clients in Australia who is into “Investment & Wealth Management”, is looking for an experienced “Junior Accountant” to join their team in Sri Lanka immediately.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Ownership of balance sheet and month-end reconciliations (full month-end process).
  • General ledger and maintenance of Xero accounting system.
  • Oversee all accounts payable activities.
  • Responsible for finalizing month-end results – P&L & Balance Sheet.
  • Monitor cash flow and prepare forecasts.
  • Partner with CFO, providing commercial acumen and decision support.
  • Providing ad-hoc analysis when required, revenue reconciliations & cost-containment initiatives.
  • Facilitate in local budgeting process and forecasting and operational reporting.
  • Accounting reporting and company forecasting through Xero supporting the management team (CFO and CIO).
  • Maintaining the P&L for one private family client.

Qualification & Experience

  • A degree in Finance, Economics, or Accounting is preferred.
  • Certified Accountant. (CIMA)
  • At least 1-3 years of work experience in a similar role or as a Financial Analyst.
  • International corporate experience is preferred.
  • Proficient in MS Excel and SME accounting packages such as Xero.
  • Basic understanding of local tax returns (Australia) inclusive of GST, BAS.
  • Must have the ability to manage different time zones and communicate effectively, especially with C-level management.
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English.
  • Excellent multi-tasking, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Analytical, critical thinker with a problem-solving attitude.
  • Professional, self-confident, and team player with great interpersonal skills.

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

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