Financial Accountant


Company Reliance Pers...
Industry Telecommunica...
Category Accounting
Location Accra
Job Status Full-time
Salary GHS
Education First Degree
Experience 5 years
Job Expires Nov 05, 2021
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Job Description

Job Summary
Responsible for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of Financial Reports, budgeting, and compliance with internal/regulatory requirements.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Perform the maintenance, review of financial records, and regularly prepare periodic reports to update Management on the Company’s Financial status.
  • Assess the accuracy and completeness of financial statements and accounting records.
  • Responsible for the co-ordination, consolidation, and report on the performance of the various Business Units for the entire business.
  • Analyse business operations, financial commitments, costs, revenues trends to develop projections for future revenue and expenses.
  • Co-ordinate, prepare, review, monitor budget and provide feedback to Management for efficient resource utilization.
  • Prepare Monthly/Quarterly/Semi-Annual/Annual ORASS Bank of Ghana Returns
  • Required to lead in all audit/inspection of Company by External Auditors & Regulators and implement recommendations.
  • Required to review, audit, and authorise all transactions before capture into ERP System.
  • In charge of implementation and compliance with internal controls/regulatory requirements relating to financial reporting functions of the Company
  • Co-ordinate, review and supervise the work assigned to the Finance function.
  • Ensure compliance with IFRS, best practices, and government regulations.
  • Manage the maintenance, modification, operation, and implementation of assigned Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System; identify and resolve ongoing functional and technical issues; coordinate and test system modifications; recommend operational and procedural changes to the system, as necessary.
  • Audit and review the integrity of the reconciliations of the various general ledgers and sign off.
  • Implement and manage accounting software to be used for financial purposes and management information.
  • Stay up to date with technological advances in accounting software.
  • Undertake any other task assigned by Management. 

Key Performance Indicators

  • TAT- Management & Financial Reports
  • Compliance with requisite internal control/regulatory requirements
  • Implementation of Audit/inspection findings/BOG scoring
  • % Project Milestones on Time  


  • External: Statutory/Regulatory organisations
  • Internal: All Department

Required Skills or Experience

  • Education : 1st Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field
  • Professional : ACCA /CIMA Member
  • Expert level in the use of Microsoft suite of applications including PowerBI.
  • Excellent organisational skills, ability to multi-task and organise others.
  • Budget preparation
Work Experience 
  • Experience : A minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in a Management role is desireable.
Technical Competence
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships at all levels, including during difficult or challenging circumstances.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage own workload amid conflicting demands and busy work periods.
  • Ability to think ahead and anticipate needs before they arise.
  • Ability to exercise discretion in dealing with confidential or sensitive matters.
  • Confident and able to work on own initiative and with limited supervision.
Personal Competence
Should be;
  • Creative
  • Self-driven
  • Resourceful
  • Passionate
  • An excellent communicator
  • Able to build trust
  • Professional with a good service orientation
  • Should plan to avoid failure
Decision Making
As delegated from time to time.
Working Conditions
Office bound with travel

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