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Senior Accountant Job Description

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Job Overview

Our company is seeking for an experienced Senior Accountant who will be responsible for all our accounting operations and financial activities of our company. You will be heading the finance department and reporting directly to the CFO. You will also be providing assistance to the Accounting Manager with external and internal audit examination.The ideal candidate should be having strong accounting knowledge and excellent leadership skills to perform this role successfully. You will also be managing a team of Junior Accountants and closely collaborating with them to create financial reports and analyze forecasts.

If your skills and experience matches our requirements for this post, we would like to hear from you.


  • Preparing accurate financial statements with the help of inputs from the finance team on time.

  • Conduct account reconciliation regularly on monthly or quarterly basis.

  • Analyse the financial statements for any discrepancies and issues.

  • Identify errors and take actions for improvement.

  • Analyze inter-company transactions and generate invoices.

  • Review accounting systems and make suggestions for improvements.

  • Manage bookkeepers and other accountants.

  • Assist in department’s goal setting process.

  • Provide support in month-end and year-end closing process.

  • Provide support in tax returns and tax audit.

  • Plan and assign duties to staff members.

  • Manage and maintain ledgers.


  • BS degree in accounting, finance or equivalent.

  • 5+ years of experience working as a Senior Accountant or Accounting Supervisor.

  • In-depth knowledge of accounting procedures.

  • Understanding of accounting software like Quickbooks, Tally ERP etc.

  • Proficient in MS Excel.

  • Attention to detail.

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