UMO est présent dans quatre pays: Sénégal | Mali | Burkina Faso | Cote d'Ivoire
SENIOR ACCOUNTANT - Gambia

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SENIOR ACCOUNTANT M/F

An end-to-end logistics platform that offers innovative distribution and delivery solutions to companies and merchants through a geolocated application. Pioneer in the Senegalese market and looking to expand in other countries, we are experiencing high growth and looking for a senior accountant for its teams in Gambia. We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build the future of logistics in Africa. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward together.

 

MAIN OBJECTIVE

 

The Senior accountant's main mission will be to assist the Group or Country Finance Controller with the financial and accounting operations of the company.

-Maintain the general or analytical accounting in its various journals

-Ensure the compliance of the accounting documents with SYSCOHADA

-Ensure that accounting operations are consistent with accounting principles

-Carry out account analyses on a regular basis and follow up on the payment deadlines of the declarations

-Follow the accounting of supplier operations (flow from the receipt of the invoice to the payment proposal) and accounting of customer operations ( flow from the collection to the account lettering)

-Produce the financial and accounting information required by other departments, auditors and statutory auditors

-Establish bank reconciliations and monitor petty cash

-Participate in year-end closing operations and inventory counts (monthly and annual)

-Draw up a monthly balance of the company's accounts.

-Follow up with customers who have not paid their invoices. He/she will have a collection role and could be assisted by other departments, SALES in particular

 

PROFILE REQUIREMENTS

 

-Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 3 years experience or Master's degree in accounting, financial management 

-Proficiency in MS OFFICE software accounting and tax processing software. An expert level in EXCEL will be an asset

-Good knowledge of legal (labor and corporate law, public procurement code), tax and accounting standards of SYSCOHADA.

-Excellent knowledge of the company and its strategy;

-Have a good command of accounting and financial reporting

 -Ideally, experience acquired in a start-up type environment, demanding and in strong development, recognized for its innovative methods.

-Excellent interpersonal skills (active listening, empathy, adaptability, stress management and teamwork)

-Autonomy and ability to communicate in writing and orally to gather necessary information and advice,

-Ability to synthesize information in order to provide the manager with useful information

-Ability to analyze, synthesize and discern