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Port of Spain Office


The Assistant Manager- Accounting plays a crucial role in supporting and overseeing various financial and accounting activities ensuring accuracy, compliance, and operational efficiency.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Organizes the workflow and goals management of the department for effective service delivery in collaboration with the Manager
  • Service, build and maintain relationships with a variety of clients, understanding their unique business and needs in furtherance of departmental growth
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures necessary for meeting the requirements of AOS’ clients and ensuring a satisfied clientele in collaboration with the Manager
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance efficiency in the department
  • Working with the COO/ Executives and Management for strategy development and execution planning
  • Defining roles of staff and guiding the talent identification in support of effective service delivery and organisation objectives
  • Creating succession plans and development opportunities for staff
  • Review performance, coach, develop and mentor team members to achieve individual goals.
  • Conducting relevant training to all direct reports to ensure continuous growth and development
  • Prepare proposals, RFP’s, engagement letters as well as costing for potential jobs
  • Prepare budgets for the department for each financial year in collaboration with the Manager
  • Review of deliverables to Finance Department- WIP, invoicing etc. and take action where necessary
  •  Conducts timely performance reviews with the overall intent of closing gaps and identifying changes to KPI’s and professional developmental plans by established deadlines

– Prepare, review and approve;

  • Monthly accounts
  • Annual Management and Statutory accounts and working Papers file, in accordance with IFRS
  • Bi-monthly VAT and quarterly taxes computations and filling of respective returns
  • Tax computations including deferred taxes

Qualifications and Experience:

  • ACCA Qualified
  • 4-5 years’ experience in a similar environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Sound knowledge of accounting software
  • Sound understanding of Tax and VAT laws and regulations
  • Sound understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

Please answer the following questions in your application:

  1. Are you ACCA Qualified?
  2. Do you have 4-5 years in a similar role with a sound understanding of Tax and VAT laws, regulations and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)?
  3. What is your asking salary range for this position?
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