Finance Manager - American Samoa

  • Panamex
  • Pago Pago, American Samoa
  • Jan 20, 2023
Full time Accounting/Audit

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

We are currently recruiting for a Finance Manager role based in Pago Pago to support the Business Unit Head/General Manager and Financial Controller based in NZ. Great opportunity for a finance professional desired to acquire broad financial skills within a small but dynamic organization.

 Specific responsibilities

  • Ownership of local entity Accounts on daily/ weekly/ monthly basis, control and safeguarding of assets including inventories, receivables and cash.
  • Full responsibility of delivering reliable and accurate monthly financials on timely basis.
  • Periodic stock takes and ensuring accuracy of physical and system records, no pilferage.
  • Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of warehouse, ensuring all containers received are cleared on a timely basis, stocks are maintained at an optimum level, any upcoming shelf life expiries are tracked and reported on a timely basis.
  • Controlling costs, ensuring costs are within budget and monthly reconciliations of various balance sheet items.
  • Process payroll and ensure relevant returns are submitted in a timely manner.
  • Year-End audit and tax coordination & group financial statements preparation.
  • Assist CFO/ Business Unit head in data / information and ad-hoc projects as may be required.


  • Degree in Accountancy / Finance or equivalent.
  • 3 to 5 years related experience, commercial experience given higher weightage.
  • Strong analytical skills and technical knowledge.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to meet timelines, strict adherence to processes.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and deliver objectives within a rigid timeline. Team player, as well as work autonomously, and be proactive with good problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Good analytical, written and verbal communication skills.

Salary will be competitive based on experience.

How to apply 

Please submit your application online by submitting : 

  1. Application letter 
  2.  Current CV (with contacts of 3 referees) 

Applications close 7 February 2023

Job Functions

Financial Managers & Controllers


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