Chief Accountant

Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions is recruiting a Chief Accountant, to be based in Luanda, Angola.
General supervision
  • Participates in the preparation of the work plan and budget, with the AKAS’s financial plans, if requested
  • Presents reports and actual accounting data periodically
  • Ensures that all general bills have a reception report, checks the service and/or quantity, custom prices or contract and code invoices with their accounting codes and cost centers
  • Displays to the Ministry of Finance, Tax Withholding records and monthly training Contributions reconciling the general ledger and ensuring that the correct amounts for payments of invoices are being retained
  • Provides support to internal and external auditors of the other regulatory authorities
  • Coordinates and responds to requests for information and clarification, within its scope of knowledge and activity
  • In close collaboration with other departments, supports the resolution of accounting problems, if requested
  • Prepares financial reports for management in accordance with the Company's guidelines
General Accounting and Treasury
  • Supervises the team of accountants, ensuring the correct and timely recording of transactions
  • Coordinates the classification of documents, taking into account the chart of accounts used by AKA
  • Interprets and analyzes the accounting rules and principles of Angolan law
  • Oversees the registration of transactions in the General Ledger (Balance sheet - TB, daily records)
  • Directs the Company's working capital, to prevent cash-outs
  • Keeps the system of cost accounting updated, ensuring the correct registration documentation by cost centers
  • Performs monthly and quarterly closures
  • Collaborates in the annual closure of accounts
  • Supervises and timely prepares tax returns and the calculation of taxes payable/receivable
  • Controls the fiscal area, analyzing the Company's accounts, invoices and contracts, preparing documentation and reports for monitoring AKA tax obligations
  • Analyzes and treats all tax documents, evaluating their impact
  • Provides advice on all matters related to tax regulations
  • Provides technical advice on taxes
  • Performs tax simulations at the request of his superiors
  • Keeps up to date with respect to changes in the legislation
  • Educational attainment level of a degree in Finance or Accounting Field
  • Superior Professional experience 5 years in similar functions
  • Portuguese and English fluently
  • Computer skills as a user, with a particular focus on the spreadsheet and databases
  • Good knowledge of SAP HFM
  • Good knowledge of Excel
  • Good knowledge of budgeting and cost analysis
  • Practice in scheduling and job control
  • Commercial and financial mathematics literacy
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
2. Application
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  • Published 06.02.2019
  • Expires 22.02.2019
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