Senior Accountant

at Merahi International P.L.C
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Date Posted September 18, 2020
Category Accounting
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB


About Us:

We, Merahi International PLC are looking for an experienced Accountant / Senior Accountant for paper & paper products, corrugation carton box and mono-carton manufacturing unit. You’ll guarantee that all activities related to accounting & finance must be in line with the local tax authorities and as per company policy.

Industry: Manufacturing of Paper and Paper Products

Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Prepare, enter and reconcile all vouchers, records and other data / documents required as per local tax authorities;
  • Gather financial data and ledgers;
  • Prepare balance sheets;
  • Process invoices;
  • Record accounts payable and accounts receivable;
  • Update internal systems with financial data;
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports;
  • Consolidate and analyze financial statements and results;
  • Keep accurate records for all daily transactions;
  • Prepare budgets and monitor expenditures;
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings;
  • Oversee external and internal audits;
  • Analyze finances to determine risks and create forecasts;
  • Supervise Junior Accountant;
  • Review and implement financial policies;
  • Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action;
  • Advise on investment activities and provide strategies that the company should take;
  • Maintain the financial health of the organization;
  • Analyze costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans;
  • Develop trends and projections for the firm’s finances;
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities;
  • Oversee operations of the finance department, set goals and objectives, and design a framework for these to be met;
  • Manage the preparation of budget;
  • Liaise with auditors to ensure appropriate monitoring of company finances is maintained;
  • Correspond with various other departments, discussing company plans and agreeing on future paths to be taken;
  • Performs other duties assigned by management, as required;

Job Requirements

Experience Required:

  •  Should have exposure and experience of at least 5 – 7 years in paper & paper products, corrugation carton box and mono-carton manufacturing accounting.



Applying Instructions

Please send your 1) updated CV including salary expectation along with 2) education certificates and 3) experience credentials to in pdf format. Kindly mention email subject as subject as Senior Accountant Job Application – SA01.

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