Morris Hedstrom - Accountant (Suva)

  • Carpenters Fiji PTE Limited
  • 34 Rodwell Road, Suva, Fiji
  • Jun 19, 2024
Full time Retail & Consumer Products

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Morris Hedstrom (MH) is Fiji’s largest wholesale and retail organization with a chain of Supermarkets and Homemaker (variety) Stores. We are seeking to recruit result oriented, enthusiastic and creative individuals for the Accountant role to be based in Suva. This is a rare opportunity to join the Carpenters Group with a talented team in a core Accounting role. If you have the drive and enthusiasm to succeed then we will surely like to hear from you!


  • Perform reconciliation for various client/general ledger.
  • Provide advice on revenue and expenditure trends as upcoming accounts payable, disbursement transactions, and financial commitments by monitoring cash position and cash flow forecast.
  • Perform day-to-day management of financial accounts.
  • Provide financial assistance for decision making in timely manner.
  • Apply accounting principles to analyse financial information.
  • Ensure financial transactions are performed in compliance with company policies.
  • Prepare accurate and timely financial management reports and statements.
  • Ensure accurate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses.
  • Analyse financial information to prepare weekly, monthly and annual financial reports.
  • Coordinate internal audit process with Auditors.
  • Perform accounting functions such as revenue and asset accounting, payroll and cost analysis.
  • Manage book-keeping and financial systems.
  • Develop solutions to resolve accounting discrepancies and other financial problems/issues.
  • Provide continuous management and support of budget and forecast activities.
  • Perform ad hoc requests and special projects on an ongoing basis.


  • Degree/Masters in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration (CPA preferred).
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in corporate accounting or operational accounting.
  • Knowledge of cost accounting principles.
  • Generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills- ability to negotiate relate and clearly communicate with operating management, financial staff and other departments.

How to Apply:

Incumbents who are interested and meet the criteria are to submit their written application and detailed CV to our Head Office (Up-stairs City Maxval-U), Rodwell Road, Suva or email to with the subject as "Accountant" applied for or call on 9991406 for more information.

Application close at 4.00pm on 29th June, 2024

Job Functions



Retail & Consumer Products



Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only