Position: Senior Accountant
Job Time: Full-Time
Job Type: Permanent
Place of Work: Addis Ababa, Addis Abeba - Ethiopia
Posted date: 6 days ago
Deadline: June, 26/2024 (9 days left)

Our Mission

At Puratos, we create innovative food solutions for the health and well-being of people everywhere. As the global leader in bakery, patisserie and chocolate ingredients, we help our customers to be successful with their business, by turning technologies and experiences from food cultures around the world into new opportunities.

We are more than 10.000 employees in over 70 countries and a consolidated turnover of 2.8 billion euros (in 2022). Our passion for innovation, a pioneering spirit and the unique Puratos culture drive our solid growth and vision for the future This, along with our commitment to our local communities, is what makes working at Puratos so magical.

Position Overview

Based at our head office of Addis Ababa, to further strengthen our Finance team, we are currently seeking an:

Your Mission

The employee is responsible to check payment and recording according to company policy and procedure and to ensure the implementation of the financial policy and procedure.

What you will do

  • Check the payment is in accordance with budget.
  • Daily check and verify the accuracy of payment and recording.
  • Reconcile cash and bank accounts daily monthly respectively.
  • Check all recording according to accounting policy.
  • Prepare monthly liability report.
  • Shall take surprise cash count.
  • Follow up purchase settlements.
  • Check all accrued expense.
  • Prepare monthly cash flow report.
  • Shall prepare documents for tax audit.
  • Reconcile Bank loan account with bank loan statement.
  • Shall supervise, guide and directs accountants caring out their assignments.
  • Ensure the documents and work sheets are properly field for future reference.
  • Perform a monthly physical count and follow the WIP process.
  • Provide the monthly trial balance for the reporting timely.
  • Perform another assignment from the immediate supervisor.

Job requirements:

  • Academic Degree in Accounting, Management, or a related field.
  • 4+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Good English language skills (Reading, Writing & Speaking).
  • Computer literacy: MS Office suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
  • Good communication skills, coaching attitude
  • Team player, trustworthy, service orientated, open-minded, continuous improvement mindset.

Required Competencies

  • Self-motivated and positive attitude
  • Team player - functions in project mgmt.

What you can expect from Puratos

We are a warm family company with a historical growth track record and a clear long-term vision for the future. We promote a caring, trustful and respecting work environment by putting people first.

We at Puratos cultivate an inclusive global workplace, that fully embraces diversity and equal opportunities for all. We strive to reflect the richness of our customers, communities and society, accelerating our ability to innovate and deliver on our commitments.