This unique opportunity provides candidates with huge room for upward growth and the opportunity to contribute and craft the business model from the ground level.
Candidates with previous experience in the telecommunications industry are preferred but it is not a requirement. Leadership aspirations are something this candidate should have in mind when applying for this position.
You will play a key role in managing the finances of our business and ensuring our continued growth and success. You will also collaborate and communicate with employees and vendors to ensure accuracy of financial transactions. The role prefers candidates with customer relations experience and the ability to communicate clearly.
As an Accounting Manager, you will perform, monitor and evaluate all day-to-day accounting activities. In addition, you will be establishing much needed financial systems for collecting, analyzing, verifying and reporting key performance metrics.
Accounting Manager Responsibilities:
Develop a system to record day to day, weekly and monthly financial transactions and complete the posting process. Operate with existing checks and balances systems as well as creating new ones as the need arises. Communicating well in a professional manner with both vendors and customers. Other tasks and responsibilities include but are not limited to;
Plan, implement and oversee overall accounting strategy
Perform all necessary daily, weekly and monthly tasks related to Accounts Receivable/ Payable, Bank Reconciliations, General Journal Entries, Check Runs, Deposits, Online banking, General Journal Entries
Process Payroll & Sales Commissions
Monitor and analyses accounting data for errors in billing and payments
Create regular reports and submit to leadership (P&L, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow Statements)
Assist leadership in cash flow forecasting
Set up and monitor accounting KPI's
Set up and implement Dunning & Collections systems
Create and maintain a disciplined A/R strategy
Cash Flow Statements
Customer & Vendor Interactions
Create a system for opening, tracking, monitoring vendor disputes
Assists with budget preparations
Assist accountants with tax preparations
Create approval systems for bill pay
Provide accounting recommendations to leadership
Meet financial accounting objectives
Prepare and present KPIs to stakeholders
Min Qualification Requirements:
3-5yrs related experience
Excellent knowledge and experience with accounting software (Quickbooks Online) and databases (MS Access and/or SQL, Quickbase, or other database software)
MS Excel, MS Outlook
BS degree in Accounting or Finance
Ability to multi task
Understanding and knowledge of accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations - SAFS Rules (Statement Of Financial Accounting Standards)
Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company's success
Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
Good time-management skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills
Great customer relations experience
Data entry & analysis skills, must exhibit proficiency dealing with complex data
Must be able to demonstrate techniques pertaining to attention to detail & thoroughness
NOW CFO has built a reputation as talented management consultants and financial analysts with an entrepreneurial spirit and focus. We bring these qualities to our clients to create continued success and growth. Our advisers partner with our clients to create this success, and our team creates bonds with our clients that are widely valued throughout the business world.