13 Jan 2020

Full-TimeAccounting Officer at Accra Institute of Technology

Accra Institute of Technology – Posted by Jobdirecta Ghana Accra

Job Description

The Accra Institute Of Technology (AIT) – A dynamic private university is looking for highly motivated individuals for the following management positions: Accounting/Finance Officer


Required Skills or Experience

Applicants   must at minimum have Bachelor’s Degree or HND or equivalent with 3 – 5 years post qualification work experience in a dynamic organization.

Suitable Candidates Must Have:

  • Strong Analytical Background and Cost/Management Accounting Skills and Practice
  • Demonstrated skills and expertise to
    • Provide financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports.
    • Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
    • Document financial transactions by entering account information.
    • Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
    • Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
    • Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents.
    • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
    • Guide accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
    • Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
    • Secure financial information by completing database backups.
    • Maintain financial security by following internal controls.
    • Prepare payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
    • Answer accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
    • Prepare special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
    • Maintain customer/students/employer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Advanced computing skills in the use of Windows, and  Microsoft Office Applications: MSWord, Excel, Access,  PowerPoint
  • Extensive computer skills in Accounting &  Finance applications and Accounting/Financial Information Systems use and management
  • Advanced Proficiency Knowledge in the use of Computerized Accounting Software including those relating to General Ledgers; Billing & Invoicing; Payroll Management. Enterprise Resource Planning. Time & Expense Management etc.
  • Expertise in the use of specific Computerized Accounting Software like Tally, Sage, QuickBooks, etc.
  • Experience in the use of Students’ Fees Processing System (can be an advantage)

Location: Accra

Closing Date: Ongoing

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How to Apply

  • PLEASE SEND YOUR APPLICATION AND CV TO:  vacancy@ait.edu.gh.
  • Only short-listed applicants will be notified to attend  interview

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