Accountant

The Agency

The Agency is recruiting for an Interim Accountant on behalf of a leading firm based in the Cayman Islands.

Our client is looking for a Qualified Accountant to undertake all aspects of financial management, including regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecast preparation, working closely with the Financial Controller.

Responsibilities:  
  • Managing day-to-day finance and accounting operations including journal entries, general ledger, trial balance and payroll
  • Preparation of monthly and yearly consolidated financial statements.
  • Coordinating and preparing budgets and forecasts, and other financial reports; Management reporting and analysis; including end-to-end month-end processing to meet corporate deadlines, forecast analysis and preparation of management accounts
  • Budgeting and Forecasting including analysing and reporting variance against budget and forecasts and assisting the Finance Manager to co-ordinate and prepare the Annual Budgets & forecasts
  • Understand and interpret various legal agreements to ensure that purchases and sales are in accordance with contract terms and maintain the Company’s databases, ensuring accuracy and completeness
  • Check for SOX reporting 
  • Assist in the preparation of European Value-Added Tax
  • Assist in the maintenance of the books and records of other offshore companies.
  • Assist the Company’s external auditors during year-end audits and internal control (SOX) audits
Qualifications/Experience:    
  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting with proven accounting experience
  • A minimum of 5years’ experience in a similar field
  • Professional qualification such as CPA, ACCA essential
  • Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Thorough knowledge of internal controls and audit processes as related to SOX compliance
  • Understanding of various tax regulations including corporate tax and Value-Added tax
  • Experience using MS Navision would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of financial regulations
  • Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data
Salary: DOE plus benefits. Please note that this is a fixed-term contract (FTC).   

If this sounds like a good match for you and you would like to learn more, we would welcome your application. Go ahead and apply.