Job Information Senior Accountant Company Information
Contact Name Office of the Services Commission
Contact Email communications@osc.gov.jm
Job Information
Job Type Full-time
Department Executive Agency
Category Accounting
Posted 29-06-2022
Job Status
Start Publishing 29-06-2022
Stop Publishing 12-07-2022
Description

THE URBAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REQUIRES A SENIOR ACCOUNTANT – RECEIPT AND PAYMENTS

Job Summary:

The incumbent has responsibility to monitor the daily activities of the receipt and payment section of the Finance Department; which includes ensuring adherence to internal control procedures in respect of cash, cheques, receipts; bills and payments; and the petty cash system; as well as ensuring correct accounting for and reconciliation of payables.

The ideal candidate should have:

Specific Knowledge, Qualification and Experience
  • A Diploma in Business Studies majoring in accounting from an accredited tertiary institution or AAT
  • Level III or ACCA Level I or its equivalent
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in financial accounting
  • Sound knowledge of Accounts Payable Systems
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Expert knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • Sound knowledge of Financial Accounting Systems

Required Skills and Specialized Techniques

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written formats
  • Well-developed analytical, supervisory and interpersonal skills
  • Sound administrative and organizational skills
  • Ability to work as a part of a team
  • Sound time management skills
  • Must be confidential

Applications with Curriculum Vitae should be sent no later than July 11, 2022 to:

The Director
Human Resource
Urban Development Corporation
12 Ocean Boulevard
Kingston
e-mail to: careers@udcja.com
We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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