Job title: Group Financial Accountant
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Salary type: Monthly
Location: Port Louis
Job published: 11/10/2021
Job ID: 39797
Contact name: Stéphani Modeste-Rouget

Job Description

Our client in the investment sector is recruiting a Group Financial Accountant

Will be reporting directly to the Group Chief Accountant and the Finance Director

Main responsibilities:

  • Compilation and presentation of financial statements in accordance with IFRSs.
  • Assisting with month-end, period-end and year end close processes.
  • Preparation of group consolidation on a quarterly and annual basis.
  • Preparation of annual and quarterly financial statements for the group and the company.
  • Preparation of annual reports.
  • Updating the investors’ section on the website.
  • Preparation of budgets and forecasts.
  • Preparation of analytical and statistical information.
  • Preparation of tax computation to be reviewed by the company's tax expert.
  • Liaising with external and internal auditors.
  • Liaising with other departments within the company and the group for the collation of information.
  • Involvement in the Treasury function (Cash flow).
  • Ensuring that the internal control procedures in place are being adhered to.
  • Leading and coaching the accounting team
  • Reviewing the monthly management pack of the group.
  • Preparation of monthly and annual statutory returns.
  • Assisting the Group Chief Accountant and the Finance director in all related accounting/finance/administrative function.
  • Any other cognate duties.


  • Fully Qualified Accountant (ACCA, ACA).
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in similar position or in an audit firm.
  • Fully conversant with excel/word and experience of an accounting package would be an advantage.

Candidate profile:

  • Outgoing personality with good communication skills.
  • Highly motivated, proactive and dynamic person.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Works well under pressure.
  • Organised and committed in meeting deadlines.
  • Having an eye for detail and strong analytical skills.
  • Willing to work odd hours.

Proactive Talent Solutions reserves the right:

To call only the shortlisted candidates for interview

Not to make any appointment following this advertisement nor to assign any reason whatsoever for accepting or rejecting any candidate