26 Sep 2014

Full-Time Assistant Accountant

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Job Description

Be part of the dynamic finance team of Flow Curacao. We are looking for an

Assistant Accountant

Flow Curacao is a member of the Columbus Communications Inc. group of companies (“Columbus”), a telecommunications provider with a proven track record in the Caribbean. The company continually invests in its fibre optic network on Curacao to provide high speed internet connections up to 100 Mbps, HD Television and affordable landline voice services.

Because of the continuous growth of our company, we are looking for an ambitious and qualified assistant accountant to join our finance team.

Job description:

As a Flow assistant accountant you will:

– Maintain accounting principles to ensure accurate and timely financial statements
– Supervise the accountants’ staff and be responsible for managing the team to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner
– This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, bank reconciliation, financial reporting, yearend audit preparation and the support of budget and forecast activities
– Ensure the accurate and timely processing of payment to all suppliers
– Execution/Settlement of Operational payroll and ensuring all accounting entries
– Ensure purchasing practices are in alignment with procedures and best practices
– Supervise the operations and Warehouse and Inventory
– Monitor and analyse department work to develop more efficient procedures
– Supervise the general ledger to ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met
– Handle personnel issues relating to staff conflicts, absenteeism, performance issues, etc.
– Support Controller with special projects and workflow process improvements.
Required skills and qualifications:
– ACCA Certified
– Prior experience in the financial reporting/general ledger area
– Strong interpersonal, supervisory and customer service skills
– Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines required
– Excellent communication skills, both verbal as written
– Ability to work with confidential records
– Ability to make decisions and with due regard to the legal, political and social constraints within which the Department operates
– Excellent computer skills, strong experience with Excel, Access and Word
– Committed to the company
– Flexible and have the ability to work after office hours if necessary
– Languages Papiamentu and Dutch. English: fluent
– Open-minded and have a good sense of urgency

We offer:

You will work in an open and fast growing environment where new ideas are appreciated with a team that is driven and open-minded. We have an interesting compensation package and secondary benefits.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position please e-mail your resume (in English) to [email protected] For inquiries about this position e-mail us or call to +5999 789 FLOW (3569) ext. 2705 Please send your details before September 29, 2014.

Job Categories: Accounting. Job Types: Full-Time.