General Accountant job at Swiss Diagnostics Ethiopia

Vacancy title:
General Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Health Care , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Swiss Diagnostics Ethiopia

Deadline of this Job:
25 June 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Ethiopia , Addis Ababa , Horn of Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, June 16, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Under the supervision from the Finance Manager, the incumbent follows up all financial programs like account payable, receivables and ensures compliance of budgetary requirements with closer attention of preparing, verifying, consolidating, and subsequently submitting the financial reports to the Finance Manager. Provides advice in implementing Financial Policies and Procedures, auditing, posting financial data and keeping pertinent records of books of accounts up to date

Key Responsibilities

• Analyses and forecast financial requirements for organization
• Ensures all financial transactions are efficiently working.
• Ensures proper codes and records of expenditure, income, and any other related transactions in the Books of Accounts.
• Checks all receipts, invoices and petty cash payments and post accordingly
• Ensures that monthly stock count is carried out by the stores, obtain the count result, check count against stock record balances and the reconciliation report; and takes or presents to the Finance Manager for timely and appropriate action on variances
• Clears outstanding advances and stock variances
• Performs account reconciliation process on monthly basis
• Manages all bank transactions are done properly and records are kept complete
• Prepare journal entries and regularly analyses different general ledger accounts
• Ensures receiving of payment requests, checks supporting documents and coding for completeness and proper authorization and writes cheques and corresponding payment vouchers

Number of positions: 1
Cost Center: Finance
No of direct reports: None
Reporting to: Finance Manager
Budget Responsibilities (Y/N): N

Skills and Experience (essential/ desirable)
• BA with 4 years of experience (essential)
• Technical qualification in an appropriate field (essential)
• The qualification is either Business Management, Accounting, or any relevant field (essential)
• Relevant Certification (desirable)
• Relevant Trainings (desirable)

Personal Attributes
• Ability to work autonomously without the need for close supervision
• Passionate about improving business processes and ensuring Lab service delivery
• Commitment to SDE Behaviours and Values
• A passion for technology and how it can support business solutions
• Ability to interact with clients and stakeholders at all levels
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skill - both oral and written
• A strong teamwork ethic with a proven ability to work collaboratively
• Highly developed critical thinking, interpretative and analytical skills
• A willingness to learn, grow and stretch in new projects and different cultures
• Positive, determined, resilient, confident, and resourceful in the face of challenges
• Flexibility to travel internationally

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 48

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Ethiopia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 25 June 2022  
Duty Station: Addis Ababa
Posted: 16-06-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 16-06-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 16-06-2065
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