Accounts Officer at Holy Trinity Secondary School

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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Accounting / Auditing
  • Deadline:
    July 1, 2019

Job Summary

Accounts officers may specialise in a particular area, such as: accounts receivable: collecting and recording payments that come into the College.
Accounts payable: organising the payment of invoices on behalf of the College.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Perform periodic reconciliations (cash, bank and investments)
  • Ensure prompt payment of clients redemption
  • Carry out banking activities on behalf of the college
  • Assist in preparing accurate, timely and reliable financial reporting in accordance with national and international financial reporting
  • standards and regulatory requirements
  • Assist in ensuring statutory payment are made on timely basis
  • Assist external auditors in statutory audits
  • Maintain confidential records and files
  • Perform other related duties as required by Accountant of the College.

Qualification and Requirements

  • A good university degree in Accounting.
  • Part-qualification of a recognized professional accountancy body will be an added advantage
  • Post qualification experience in a relevant position will be an advantage
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office application (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge and experience in the investment industry would be an advantage
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy and confidentiality