Senior Accountant- (Financial reporting, Tax compliance and legislation, Payroll coordination, Big 4 experience– Luanda, Angola

Location: Luanda, Angola, Angola
Date Posted: 24-07-2017
Reference Number: LNM2017

Job Description:
The company is a general management consulting firm, widely regarded as a global leader in business strategy consulting.  The firm has built its worldwide practice on intellectual leadership and has helped change the way many corporations approach, and engage in, competition. Many of the firm’s strategic concepts are taught at leading business schools and executive education programs around the world. Our client is a privately owned firm with over 85 offices in 48 countries. The company’s Global Functions provide professional management services to the firm, including the central operations of finance, information technology, marketing, risk, legal, operations and human resources. This position is responsible for supporting the Luanda local-office financial operations including accounting, financial reporting, payroll coordination and tax compliance.
  • Maintain USGaap on monthly basis
  • Maintain Statutory books on annual basis
  • Prepare inputs for statutory financial statements
  • Coordinate with external accounting firms
  • Coordinate with internal and external auditors
  • Review USGaap books on monthly basis
  • Variance analysis
  • Accounts reconciliations
  • Tax, payroll and social charges follow-up
  • Prepare inputs for external accounting firm
  • Review tax, monthly payroll and social charges returns
  • Prepare annual reports for labor and tax administrations
  • Prepare legal documents with the assistance of external law firm
  • Accounts receivables and payable
  • Maintain legal, tax, employees and social returns folders
  • Maintenance of AR ledger including opening/closing projects
  • Record cash collection
  • Report weekly cash position
  • Record clients’ invoices 
  • Create new suppliers and bank accounts in Oracle AP
  • Scan supplier invoices and send to outsourced accounting company
  • Process expense reports (ERs)
  • Control invoices allocations by projects
  • Conduct regular audits of expenses
  • Settle local suppliers invoices and employees ERs, with the help of external accounting firm
  • Prepare foreign suppliers payment files
  • Maintain suppliers invoices and employees ERs folders
  • Transfer pricing
  • Document intercompany invoices
  • Coordinate with other BCG offices finance teams
  • Prepare payment files
Qualification and skills:
  • Master degree with major in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • 5+ years of accounting and/or finance experience
  • Experience providing high level of customer service, managing highly confidential materials and administrative tasks
  • Experience in a professional services firm is a plus
  • Expert level in Excel
  • Knowledge of Oracle and Business Objects is helpful
  • Strong knowledge of principles, procedures, and practices of Angolan and US general accounting
  • Fluent in Portuguese, spoken and written English is a plus
  • Ability to handle confidential information in a professional manner
  • Customer service orientation with creative, resourceful, can-do attitude
  • Ability to work independently, to take initiative and to overcome obstacles
  • Attention to detail, strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Flexibility; ability to easily adapt to changing priorities
  • Strong interpersonal, communication (verbal and written) to effectively work with all levels of the organization, while demonstrating a positive personal and professional image
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Work experience in a global or multi-national environment is a plus
  • Must be able to perform successfully in a fast-paced, intellectually intense, service-oriented environment
  • Experience working successfully within a complex matrix structured organization is essential
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Lamlani Matanzima
Senior Recruiter 
CA Global Finance 
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