Assistant Accountant

  • Shipping Services
  • Suva, Fiji
  • Aug 03, 2020
Full time Accounting/Audit Distribution-Shipping

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Shipping Services (Fiji} Pte Limited is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified, innovative and self-driven
professional to the position of Assistant Accountant to be based in Suva.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining Fixed Asset Register.
  • Debtors follow-up and collection.
  • Cash flow forecasting.
  • Month-end payment processing.
  • Assist in finalising monthly accounts.
  • Assist in monthly general ledger reconciliations.
  • Intercompany reconciliations.
  • Liaise with suppliers in obtaining invoices on time.
  • Organise payments with relevant service providers.
  • Assist in VAT and other statutory requirements.

Reporting directly to the Accountant, the successful incumbent must have the following pre-

  1. Possess excellent communication skills (both written and verbal}.
  2. He/She must be computer literate and well versed with Microsoft applications.
  3. Demonstrated ability to work independently.
  4. Able to prioritize and exercise good judgment in dealing with multiple tasks.
  5. Strong organizational and analytical skills with the ability to follow up on details.
  6. Knowledge of MYOB application would be an added advantage.
  7. Applicants must have a degree in Accounting or higher qualification with at least 2 years of relevant work experience.
  8.  Shipping experience would be an added advantage.

Shipping Services (Fiji) Pte Limited offers an attractive salary package with benefits which will commensurate with qualifications and experience to the successful candidates.

All applications with a cover letter, a detailed CV and copies of relevant certificates/transcripts and character references are to be addressed to:

The Manager Administration,
Shipping Services (Fiji) Pte Limited,
GPO Box 12671,

Or via email:  

Applications close on Thursday, 13 August 2020.

Only SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES will be contacted regarding the next phase of the selection process.

To those applicants not shortlisted, we extend our appreciation for considering Shipping Services (Fiji) Pte Limited as a potential employer.

Job Functions

Assistant Accountants /Finance


Transport & Logistics  



Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only