Accountant

JOB # 93 LOCATION George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
  • Anywhere

We are partnered with a reputable public sector department to assist in their search for an Accountant to join their team on a temporary, on-going basis. The role will be well compensated (commensurate with experience and qualifications) and requires a start at short notice.

Duties:

  • Ensure the timely provision of accounting and management reports to the CFO;
  • Work closely with the CFO to develop and implement budgetary and internal control systems, to reflect and align with the strategic objectives of the department, and verify the accuracy of the underlying records;
  • Ensure the preparation of monthly accounting reports, including balance sheets, income and expenditure statements, and other management reports based on agreed deliverables and timelines;
  • Assist with the annual audits, and oversee bank reconciliations and accounts receivables;
  • Establish and maintain a system of internal controls to support the accounting functions in accordance with GAAP;
  • Draft statutory accounts with supporting schedules for the department;
  • Liaising with CIG, Statutory Authorities and Non-Governmental output suppliers over funding, budgetary and reporting requirements.

The post-holder does not necessarily have to be a qualified accountant, however does need to have the requisite experience and be able to hit the ground running. The role needs an individual good with numbers with the ability to analyze and manipulate data.