Our client is an effective and innovative wholesaler/distributor committed to pushing the boundaries of excellence. They operate in the industrial & trade supplies sector, supplying the market as both a wholesaler & manufacturer, and have built a great reputation through their partnership approach with customers.
The team is driven by a passion for delivering high-quality products and services to our customers. As they continue to grow, they are seeking a talented and detail-oriented Financial Accountant to join the finance team.
Position Overview: This role will report directly to the COO. This role requires a keen analytical mind, attention to detail, and a deep understanding of financial principles to ensure accurate financial reporting and contribute to the overall success of the organisation.
- Manage all accounting transactions
- Prepare budget forecasts
- Publish financial statements on time
- Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings
- Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
- Ensure timely bank payments
- Compute taxes and prepare tax returns for external accounting firm
- Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements
- Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity
- Audit financial transactions and documents
- Maintaining internal control systems
- Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary
- Comply with financial policies and regulations
- Monitor Pricing and Costs and support management of changes
- Analyze and monitor the cost components of our products to ensure accurate and up-to-date COGS reporting.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify cost-saving opportunities without compromising product quality.
- Conduct regular cost variance analysis and provide actionable insights to management.
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
- CPA or CA
- Proven experience in financial accounting
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Excellent understanding of accounting principles and financial reporting.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
- Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.