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!

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Requirements:

  • 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 r.ranjani.ho@carpenters.com.fj 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

Accountant

Industry

Retail & Consumer Products

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor

Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only