We are looking for a detail-oriented and organized Accountant to manage and oversee the financial operations of our manufacturing facility. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting principles, cost analysis, and financial reporting. The Accountant will play a key role in maintaining accurate financial records, ensuring compliance with regulations, and supporting strategic financial decision-making.
Financial Record Keeping:
- Maintain and update financial records, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger entries.
- Ensure accuracy and completeness of financial data through regular reconciliations.
- Conduct cost analysis to identify areas of improvement in production efficiency and cost reduction.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather relevant cost data and provide insights for decision-making.
- Prepare and analyse financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
- Generate monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports for management review.
Budgeting and Forecasting:
- Assist in the development of annual budgets and forecasts.
- Monitor and report on budget variances, providing explanations and recommendations as needed.
- Ensure compliance with accounting principles, tax regulations, and financial reporting standards.
- Support external audits by providing necessary documentation and explanations.
- Identify opportunities for process improvement in financial and accounting procedures.
- Implement best practices to enhance efficiency and accuracy in financial operations.
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
- CPA designation is highly desirable.
- Proven experience as an Accountant in a manufacturing environment.
- Strong knowledge of accounting principles and financial reporting.
- Experience with cost accounting and analysis.
- Proficiency in using accounting software (e.g., Tally).
- Proficiency in using Microsoft Excel.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Attention to detail and accuracy in financial reporting.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.