Qualification and Requirements
The qualifications and requirements of and accountant job are diverse depending on the need and standard of a business or organization. On the average, here are the list of qualifications and requirements to get an accountant job:
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or a related field.
Certified Public Accountant
5 years Working Experience in Relevant Field
Master’s Degree in accounting or Business Administration will an added advantage
Other relevant training and certification
Strong analytical skills with attention to details
Excellent computer skills and accounting packages
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
Summarizes current financial status by collecting information.
Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
Secures financial information by completing data base backups.
Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and
interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
Complies with local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Accomplishes the result by performing the duty
Interested candidates should apply, attaching CV, copies of relevant certificates and names of 3 work related referees through :firstname.lastname@example.org
All short listed applicants who will satisfy the requirements will be selected and shall be contacted for an interview.