Merahi International P.L.C Accountant Jobs in Ethiopia

Merahi International P.L.C Accountant Jobs in Ethiopia


  • We are looking for an experienced Accountant to oversee general accounting operations by posting, controlling and verifying our financial transactions.

  • Senior accountant responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    Accounting, Reporting & Analysis, Audits & Examinations, Systems, Banking/Cash, Bank liaison and Others.

  • Gather financial data and ledgers;

  • Prepare balance sheets;

  • Process invoices;

  • Record accounts payable and accounts receivable;

  • Update internal systems with financial data;

  • Prepare daily, monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports;

  • Consolidate and analyze financial statements and results;

  • Keep accurate records for all daily transactions;

  • Prepare &managing budgets and monitor expenditures;

  • Planning, monitoring, calculating, entering / posting and executing the stock details and other inventory details.

  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings;

  • Oversee external and internal audits;

  • Analyze finances to determine risks and create forecasts;

  • Supervise Junior Accountants;

  • Review and implement financial policies;

  • Submission of monthly, quarterly, annually, financial data, forms and other documents to Government Agencies by concerned authority as required.

  • Renewal of Business Licenses, Principle Registration, Memberships, TIN, VAT Certificate Registrations etc.

  • Processing & executing the import process as per requirement of the concerned authority.

  • Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action;

  • Advise on investment activities and provide strategies that the company should take;

  • Maintain the financial health of the organization;

  • Analyze costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans;

  • Develop
    trends and projections for the firm’s finances;

  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities;

  • Oversee operations of the finance department, set goals and objectives, and design a framework for these to be met;

  • Manage the preparation of budget;

  • Liaise with auditors to ensure appropriate monitoring of company finances is maintained;

  • Correspond with various other departments, discussing company plans and agreeing on future paths to be taken;

  • Performs other duties assigned by management, as required;

    Job Requirements

    Required Qualifications

  • Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles as per local country law.

  • Knowledge of Statutory accounting principles.

  • Strong analytical and accounting skills.
    Intermediate to advanced experience with MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook and IFRS or similar programs.

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of major accounting software packages for both general ledger and statutory accounting.

  • Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment.

  • Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty.

  • The individual will be expected to work with minimal up-front guidance and take ownership of his / her work product.

  • The individual will work closely with all major functional leaders of the Company.


  • Masters /Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent from an accredited university.

  • Three to Five years progressively responsible experience in the accounting and insurance industry, preferably in the manufacturing and import industry.

    How to Apply

  • Interested and qualified candidates can apply through the following email address :

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