Title: Senior Accountant (French Language Proficiency Required)

General Information

Confidential Recru Africa
Job Type:
Accounting/ Finance
Date Posted:
Sep 25, 2023
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee


Location: Cameroon
Min Experience: 4-5 years

Job Description:
We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Accountant to join our finance team. As a Senior Accountant, you will play a crucial role in managing our financial operations, ensuring accuracy, compliance, and efficiency. Proficiency in French is a must for this position, as we have a growing presence in French-speaking markets and work with clients from French-speaking regions.


Oversee and manage the daily accounting activities, including accounts payable and receivable, general ledger entries, and bank reconciliations.
Prepare accurate and timely financial statements and reports for management review.
Ensure compliance with accounting principles, company policies, and relevant regulations.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis.
Assist with the preparation of tax filings and audits.
Conduct regular internal audits to identify and resolve discrepancies.
Monitor financial transactions and recommend process improvements for increased efficiency.
Provide support and guidance to junior accounting staff when needed.

Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
Professional accounting qualification (e.g., CPA) is preferred.
Proven work experience as a Senior Accountant or similar role.
Fluent in French and English, both written and verbal, to effectively communicate with French-speaking clients and colleagues.
In-depth knowledge of accounting principles and regulations.
Experience with accounting software and ERP systems.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

How to Apply:
Send your CV to recruitment@recru-africa.com

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