Senior accountant (Congo - Lubumbashi)

General Information

Confidential - Congo
Job Type:
Accounting/ Finance
Date Posted:
Dec 08, 2023
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee


This position is in Congo - Lubumbashi

Salary: $2500-$3500 plus housing, transport, ticket and insurance.

We are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Senior Accountant to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for overseeing the financial operations of the company, ensuring accuracy in financial reporting, and providing strategic financial guidance.

1. Manage and oversee the full accounting cycle, including month-end and year-end close processes.
2. Prepare and analyze financial statements, ensuring compliance with accounting principles and standards.
3. Supervise and mentor junior accounting staff, providing guidance and support.
4. Develop and implement internal control procedures to safeguard company assets.
5. Collaborate with internal teams to streamline financial processes and enhance efficiency.
6. Conduct financial analysis, forecasting, and budgeting to support strategic decision-making.
7. Coordinate external audits and liaise with auditors to ensure a smooth audit process.
8. Stay updated on industry regulations and changes in accounting standards, advising on potential impacts.
9. Assist in the implementation and optimization of accounting software and systems.
10. Provide support for special projects and initiatives as needed.

1. Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA certification preferred.
2. Proven experience as a Senior Accountant or in a similar role.
3. Strong knowledge of accounting principles, regulations, and financial reporting.
4. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
5. Proficient in accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
6. Exceptional organizational and multitasking abilities.
7. Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
8. Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy.
9. Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
10. Demonstrated leadership and supervisory experience.

If you meet these qualifications and are ready to contribute your expertise to our finance team, we encourage you to apply for this challenging and rewarding position.

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